18 Feb, 2020
Junior Landscape Estimator Featured
Peter O’Brien & Sons (Landscaping) Ltd are actively seeking applications for a Graduate Quantity Surveyor/Junior Estimator to join our busy estimating department. As part of our growing team you will have the opportunity to develop a unique skillset with Ireland's largest and most respected landscaping company. Peter O’Brien & Sons are involved in a number of large and very prestigious commercial projects in Dublin and further afield and work closely with some of the countries best-known building contracting companies. We specialise not only in soft landscaping but also large-scale paving, urban tree attenuation pits, rooftop gardens and green walls/roofs. Based in North County Dublin, the role would be predominantly office based at our headquarters but attendance at project meetings and some site visits would also be involved. Description Analysing incoming tenders and drawings and liaising with suppliers and procurement manager to establish the best possible rates for Preparation of quotations and tender Assisting the Estimating & Systems Manager in the negotiation of large commercial Re-measuring drawings to ensure all scope items are reflected in the contract Assisting project managers with day to day queries, variations, quotations for additional works. Liaising with clients and Assisting with the preparation of final account / closeout Requirements 3rd level Qualification in Quantity Surveying / Construction Good measurement and take off Good basic knowledge of building detail and construction technology (a lot of our projects are closely linked to construction). Excellent written and oral communication Strong IT skills, specifically in excel (some experience in measuring software would be useful). Ability to work on own initiative and to tight Ability to work as part of team Strong organisation skills to ensure multiple projects can be administrated and executed simultaneously.
Peter O' Brien and Sons Landscaping Ltd Full time