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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Galway

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75k - 85k per year + package

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0)861841361 /

  • Job ref:

    VAC-12297

  • Published:

    about 9 hours ago

  • Expiry date:

    18-12-2019

3D Personnel’s client is one of Ireland’s civil engineering firms who have grown and developed over the years to become one of Ireland's leaders in the sector.

Our client is currently seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join their team. It is an exciting opportunity with a very attractive package on offer for the successful candidate in addition to a long term career and progression opportunities. 

The right person will be an enthusiastic and hardworking individual who will join the team and add value to the company.  

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing early stage budgets and detailed cost plans;
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control;
  • Advising on procurement strategy;
  • Preparing tender and contracts documents, including bills of quantities;
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders;
  • Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems;
  • Certifying progress claims and payments to contractors against work completed
  • Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded;
  • Measurement from drawings of the Mechanical and Electrical components;
  • Providing advice on contractual claims;
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports;
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments;

Qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum of 3-8 years working on large scale civils projects for main contractors as a Quantity Surveyor
  • Minimum Degree qualification or higher
  • Experience working with a main contractor on large scale civil engineering projects
  • Familiar with Irish contracts
  • Enthusiastic, motivated individual required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to use time productively, maximise efficiency and meet challenging work goals
  • Possess ability to work well as part of a team and independently