Sub Banner Default Image

Estimator - Steel

Back to job search

Estimator - Steel

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Building / Architectural Products

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sue O'Brien

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    2 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Position: Estimator - Steel

Location: Dublin West

Salary: Neg DOE

We are seeking a friendly and detail-oriented Estimator to join our clients team in the Mechanical Engineering industry. In this role, you will be responsible for accurately estimating the cost and time required to complete steel-related projects. As an Estimator, you will work closely with engineers, project managers, and clients to ensure that projects are completed within budget and on schedule.


  • Interpret project plans and specifications to accurately estimate steel quantities and costs.
  • Review and analyze architectural and engineering drawings to identify potential issues or discrepancies.
  • Collaborate with project managers and engineers to develop cost estimates and project schedules.
  • Provide detailed quotes for steel materials, equipment, and labor.
  • Source and evaluate potential suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Prepare and submit competitive bids and proposals.
  • Monitor project costs throughout the construction phase and make recommendations for cost-saving measures.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, materials, and pricing.
  • Assist with project management tasks as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience as an Estimator in the steel industry.
  • Strong knowledge of steel materials, fabrication, and installation processes.
  • Proficient in (software or tools commonly used in the industry).
  • Excellent mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and practices in the construction industry.

If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call Sue on 059 915 8972 in complete confidence.