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Mechanical Estimator


Gemma Hayes Recruitment




Our client, a nationally based growing organisation, in conjunction with Gemma Hayes Recruitment, now seek to recruit a Mechanical Estimator . This role can be based from the Wexford or Dublin offices, if based in Dublin the successful incumbent will be required to spend one day per week in the Wexford Offices, ideally Friday. This role is office based 95% of the time, however, there will be some site visits involved. Job Description: Production of detailed tender bids in line with Company tender guidelines. Analysis of engineering drawings for material take-offs. Value engineering assessment of different options and solutions. Conducting post contract variation analysis. Attending pre and post tender meetings. Conducting pre-tender site surveys and reports where required. Interfacing with existing and prospective clients. Ensuring tender return deadlines are met and high standards of tendering maintained. Personal Attributes: Have a relevant Building Services/Mechanical Engineering degree. The successful candidate will have at least 5+ years relevant hands-on industry experience. CAD experience desirable but not essential. Good commercial acumen. The successful candidate must be fully IT literate and fully proficient in Microsoft applications. Ability to work as part of a team as well as using his/her own initiative. Strong problem-solving ability and ability to generate practical solutions. Accuracy and attention to details are essential. The ideal candidate will be driven and analytical in approach. Salary: Negotiable, commensurate with experience. Benefits: Mobile phone. Laptop. All work-related expenses. Tangible Promotion Prospects. VHI Healthcare, after an agreed time period. Pension scheme, after an agreed time period. Training: CPD provided, regular training and upskilling opportunities will be offered to the successful candidate. Due to the urgency of this vacancy, our client is not willing to go down the route of work permits/visas/sponsorship, therefore, all candidates must have permission to work in Ireland. This job originally appeared on

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340 days ago