Mechanical Quantity Surveyor - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 50,000 - 65,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2110-28022

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you an Mechanical Quantity Surveyor with 3+years experience on large scale pharma/biotech/semi conductor / industrial projects?

Are you interested in working with a leading Mechanical Engineering Contractor on Leinster based projects?

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, please send your CV to or call Sheila 017978720

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor - Dublin

Job Description

Reporting to the Commercial Director, whilst working with and reporting on a daily basis to Senior QSs the role of the QS is to work as part of the Commercial team for the Leinster region. 

The job will entail working with customer and subcontractors to manage the overall commercial execution of the contract effectively, efficient, and to the client’s satisfaction.

The role is a very fast paced and challenging role within an overall mechanical process plant construction team. 

The suitable candidate will be someone who enjoys working under pressure, analytically minded, highly organized, and diligent. 

We expect the individual to be decisive, motivated, dynamic, highly driven, a good communicator and a strong team player

Typical tasks include, but are not limited to the following:

Generation of the BOMs from BIM AutoDesk suite of software including BIM360,

Converting the BOM into a client formatted BOQ, fully priced

Verification of the BOQ for Process Pipework systems and Subcontractor packages such as HVAC

Liaising internally with Senior team members to ensure the Commercial deliverables are delivered to the Client right first time, and on time

Verification of measures via design documentation / drawings

Reviewing all contract changes and updating BOQs and Measures accordingly

Liaise with subcontractors to ensure receipt of their accounts as set out in the contract requirements

Assist Senior QS in reconciling Subcontractor accounts to measures

Processing of subcontractor payments

Administration of customer purchase orders

Management of sub-contractors including; soliciting tenders, evaluation of rates and measures, provision of sub contract agreements, purchase orders, and general commercial management of sub-contractor

Work closely with construction team to track progress claims by sub-contractors and certify payments.

Management of small works variations, including measures, rates, preliminaries and 3rd party costs including materials, consumables, plant etc

Assist QSs with Customer contract administration including progress account valuations, and prepare supporting documentation.

Adherence to company practices, processes and generally accepted industry standards

Review all fabrication documentation, client P&ID’s, vendor equipment drawings/specs and design documentation as required and have ability to create BOMs manually and from BIM databases.


Degree Qualification in Quantity Surveying, Mechanical Engineering, construction or equivalent

Working knowledge of BIM AutoDesk / Plant 3D / CADWorx for BOMs extraction is a requirement

Proficient in suite of Microsoft applications, Word, Excel, Visio

Mechanical piping system knowledge is mandatory


€50KK- €65K negotiable based on experience and qualifications 

Fulltime permanent staff roles with a clear career progression path supported with ongoing assistance with CPD


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Mechanical Quantity Surveyor interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Sheila by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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