• Type: Full Time
  • Company: WILLS BROS LTD
  • Location: MAYO
  • Posted: 6 months ago
  • Salary: Negotiable

Company Overview

Wills Bros Ltd., Foxford, Co. Mayo a diverse civil engineering contracting company at the forefront of infrastructural development have an opportunity for Tender Estimator/Quantity Surveyor. This is a full time permanent position based at our Head Office in Foxford, but may require some degree of travel on occasion.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Working in full compliance with the WBL integrated management procedure for tendering.
  • Document management; recording, inspection, distribution.
  • Assessing the accuracy/completeness of tender documentation.
  • Accurate & detailed quantity assessments.
  • Liaising with and compiling tender enquiries for the supply chain.- Comparative assessment of quotations from the supply chain.
  • Preparing the tender estimate for review by senior management.
  • Risk and opportunity identification, analysis & costing.
  • Timely preparation of tender submissions
  • Presenting and preparation for internal tender handover meetings.
  • Attending meetings with designers and clients alike.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have


  • Minimum of 3 years estimating experience in civil engineering industry.
  • 3rd level qualification to degree level in quantity surveying (or equivalent).
  • Strong IT skills; Autocad, Microsoft office (in particular excel), ideally some Revit / MS Project experience.
  • BIM experience not essential but preferable.
  • Good contractual knowledge.
  • Ability to work under pressure and achieve tender deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently or part of a large team.

Other Information

Closing date for applications Jan 7th 2019.