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Pre-Contracts Manager / Senior Mechanical Estimator

City:  Galway

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Pre-Contracts Manager / Senior Mechanical Estimator 

Glan Agua has a long history of engineering and construction excellence, delivering high quality DBOM engineering and construction services throughout Ireland and the UK. We successfully deliver complex turnkey engineering projects for clients such as Irish Water, Northern Ireland Water, Thames Water, Affinity Water, HS2, Yorkshire Water and Severn Trent.

We offer clients a range of services including design, DfMA, installation, construction and commissioning. Our in-house design and offsite manufacturing teams work closely to develop technology-based solutions with a strong focus on innovation and value engineering. Our in-house multi-disciplinary services include civil, process, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, control and automation, supplemented by our Operations department.

We have successfully secured places on Major Irish Water Frameworks and numerous AMP7 Frameworks in the UK, it is an exciting time to join the business.

We are currently recruiting for a Pre-contract Manager / Senior Mechanical Estimator to join our Process & Water team, working on projects in Ireland and the UK, based at our office in Galway.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the estimating & bid process for all tenders
  • Managing and supporting the teams on each of your projects
  • Working closely with the commercial team, designers, planners and site teams
  • Supply Chain liaison & management through tender and post-tender stage
  • Client interface; attending regular tender / post-tender meetings with clients
  • Taking responsibility for programmes

Due to the complexity of projects that we work on, it is desirable that applicants have a background of estimating/bid management/MEICA design, as well as working on clean or wastewater projects. It is likely that you are currently working as a Pre-contract Manager / Senior Mechanical Estimator (preferably in the water sector) or similar role. You will have an excellent technical ability in M&E and you will have a strong background in preconstruction management.


  • Level 8 Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent or by experience
  • A background of delivering projects to budget and programme
  • Experience of analysing, compiling and managing tender submissions through to submission
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project and development of construction programmes (P6 also an advantage)
  • Water experience preferred (clean water or wastewater)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with estimating software (CCS, ConQuest, Cubit or similar)
  • Organised and structured in your approach


Company Benefits

At Glan Agua, we offer the opportunity for career development within a professional and friendly safe working environment. We value our employees and strongly support and encourage individuals to gain professional qualifications, whilst offering the opportunity to work on projects of differing sizes within a variety of industry sectors.

Our company benefits package includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Company Vehicle
  • Free onsite parking
  • A range of other benefits





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