Quantity Surveyor/ Estimator

Salary - €50,000 to €70,000
Location - CO. Monaghan
Closing Date -

Job Description

Estimator/Quantity Surveyor- County Monaghan c€70k

About Our Client:

Our client, a well-established construction firm specialising in steel structures, is seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Steel Estimator/Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic team in County Monaghan. With a strong reputation for delivering high-quality projects, our client offers a rewarding and challenging environment for professional growth.


· Ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.

· Preparation of tender documentation, measurement, estimation and submission of same.

· Review of tender documentation, completion of take-offs, and submission of tenders for structural steel/construction projects

· Full cost control of contracts, liaising with team members.

· Prepare and submit monthly valuations and final account agreements.

· Producing weekly/monthly cost value reports for Management.

· Attendance of all relevant site design team meetings, site safety meetings, office meetings and cost review meetings.

· Implementation of new estimating and cost recording methods.

· Prepare and issue subcontract documentation including the Letter of Award and company H&S Pack.

· Collate and value weekly labour allocation sheets using agreed rates.

· Prepare monthly subcontracts liabilities / accruals at each month end.

· Analyse returned subcontract quotes and establish best value for money.

· Explore and promote areas where opportunities may exist to the Operations Manager.

· Issue Subcontract Payment Notifications as and when required.

· Issue cost allowances to the Site Agent and review budgets for work being undertaken.

· Ensure that Subcontract Pre-Appointments are being completed by the sites.

· Obtain subcontractors insurances and UTR details before work commences.

· Liaise with site team to prepare, submit and agree variation for additional works/site delays·

Follow up and negotiation of supplier enquiries & quotations.

· Completion of tender checklists.

· Successfully collaborate with key stakeholders to include with clients / client representatives, architects, consultant engineers, site managers, supervisors, planners


  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance program
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday




  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or Industry recognised qualification preferable
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in estimating and quantity surveying within the steel fabrication industry is preferred
  • Proficiency in construction estimation software/fully proficient in Excel/Word and related software
  • High level of IT literacy, especially in Microsoft Office 365
  • Excellent prioritisation and organisational skills with the ability to put procedures in place and follow them
  • High level of attention to detail and analytical abilities
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Motivated team player and ability to take initiative
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a high standard of quality for oneself and others
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment
  • Strong multitasking and organisational skills
  • Strong project management skills with proven track record in the ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently and ability to prioritise deadlines using one’s own initiative.
  • Accountable and highly organized, taking ownership of tasks from start to finish

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