Estimator

Location: Dublin

The Company

KCC Group are a market leader in the provision of supply, installation, and service of the following products: Door Hardware, Steel Doors, Timber Doors, Glazed Screens, Specialist Fire Resistant Glazing, Automatic Doors, Movable Walls, Fire Door Inspections, Access Control and more. We are currently recruiting for an Estimator to join our Facades, Partitions & Doors (FPD) team, based in our Dublin Office. This is a permanent, full-time position.

Overview of the position

The position of Estimator supports the ongoing company growth plans for the division and is a very important role in achieving the companies long term growth targets. The Estimator is responsible for preparing and/or coordinating the preparation of full estimates as required by client’s documents. The role will involve communicating with and supporting the sales team and suppliers. The candidate will have the ability to manage their own time, have work completed in a timely manner whilst working well under pressure. Enjoy being part of the team and take pride in achieving targets. Full product training will be provided.

Duties and responsibilities will include

  • Be part of the estimating team operating in an efficient manner and deliver estimates and technical supporting documents in a timely and organised manner
  • Preparation of Estimates/ Quotations for all products within the FPD Division
  • Administration of Tender/Estimating process within KCC Group
  • Analysis of pre-tender documentation including Specifications, Architectural Drawings, Bill of Quantities and Contract Documents
  • Dealing with the company’s supply chain partners in the course of preparing estimates and tenders
  • Analysis of prices from the company’s suppliers
  • Presentation of entire cost build-up of estimates for margin agreement
  • Submission of estimates and tenders to the company’s customers
  • Complying and presentation of Technical Submittals for the various projects
  • Attending presentations and meetings as required from time to time

Essential Functions

  • Reviews and evaluates requests for estimates
  • Prepares weekly bid calendar and ensures timely completion of estimates
  • Reviews estimates and revisions for completeness and accuracy
  • Creates job folders
  • Obtains pricing for materials

Skills and Qualifications

  • Attention to detail
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Analysing technical information
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings
  • Stong time management skills

KCC Group are offering an interesting and exciting opportunity in the creation of this new role within the group. An opportunity to join a dynamic organisation at the cutting edge of the construction sector. A competitive salary and conditions will be offered together with the opportunity to progress and develop within the KCC Group.

If you think you would be suitable for this position please send your CV and covering letter to careers@thekccgroup.com.