Quantity Surveyor

Experienced Quantity Surveyor required for a well-established and growing Civil Engineering Company in Leinster.

Over 35 years in business, we work as Main Contractor for Irish Water, ESB Networks, Local Authorities & Construction Groundworks.

The successful candidate will work closely with our management team in a professional and friendly work environment on a variety of civil engineering, utilities, and construction contracts throughout Leinster and east Munster. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, strong communicator with excellent organisational skills and a positive work ethic, who can work in a multi-functionary team environment.

Requirements:

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or the equivalent
  • Proven experience in the civil engineering industry with a minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • Good working knowledge of Standard forms of contract – particularly Public Works Contracts
  • Strong working knowledge of principal civils methods of measurement and standard specifications – including ARM, CESMM and NRA/TII documents (or UK equivalents)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build effective working relationships
  • Proficient use and knowledge of software such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook etc.
  • Excellent standard of both verbal and written English
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Full Driving Licence

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Role will be that of Project QS – reporting to Senior QS/ Commercial Manager.
  • Position may be site-based or a mixture of Head Office (Castledermot, Co. Kildare) and sites. Project sites are predominantly based throughout Leinster and southeast region.
  • Re-measurement and preparation of claim adjustments
  • Monitoring and tracking of project costs to completion
  • Preparation of monthly progress applications and preparation of final accounts
  • Support in the preparation of accurate forecasts of project costs to completion and final value
  • Procurement of sub-contracts and managing subcontractor accounts

Benefits:

The following benefits may be offered:

  • Company Vehicle.
  • Fuel Card.
  • Company Phone.
  • Company Laptop.
  • On-site Parking.
  • Excellent opportunity to grow with an established industry leader.
  • Competitive Salary & Package.
  • Expenses.

Location:

Head Office/Site Based

Job Type:

Full Time, Permanent