Job Type: Perm
Job ID: JO-2305-33015
Consultant: Karen McHugh
Are you a Quantity Surveyor with 3+ years experience working with engineering consultancies?
Are you interested in joining a leading Galway based consultancy?
If interested, forward your CV for review to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Sheila +353 1 7978720 to discuss in confidence.
Quantity Surveyor - Engineering Consultancy - Galway
Our client is a multidisciplinary Engineering practice operating across the private and public sectors in Ireland.
With an increase in project workloads, the Galway based offie are seeking to recruit a Project Quantity Surveyor with 3+ years post graduate experience, preferably with a Consultancy background, who will assist the QS Team on all costs
relating to Building and Civil aspects of various projects including mixed commercial, residential, industrial and educational, from initial concept design stage estimate to final account settlement.
The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to optimise project costs, implement value engineering and ensure value for money, while still achieving the required highest standards and quality.
Preparation of cost estimates throughout the various stages of the design and pre tender
Preparation of Tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
Advise the Client on procurement strategies
Implement Value Engineering opportunities, managing VE opportunities
Assist in establishing client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies of design options and additional items
Perform risk and value management and cost control
Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
Preparation and analysing tender costings
Assist the QS Team in providing advice on contractual claims
Manage the change order process
Value and approve completed work and certifying payments to consultants and contractors
Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use
Understand the implications of health and safety regulations
Assist the QS Team in managing and agreeing the final account for the projects.
Candidates will hold a minimum Level 8 qualification in Quantity Surveying
3+ years post graduation experience preferably within a Consultancy practice
Proficient in use of Excel, Cubit and Buildsoft
Attention to Detail including good presentation and writing skills
Strong construction knowledge and experience in Building and Civil Works Projects
Firm understanding and working experience of Contracts and Procurement methods including GCCC Contracts
Salary negotiable for the right candidate
An excellent salary commensurate to the successful candidate’s experience and suitability
A city centre position based in Galway with parking also adjacent (subsidized parking rates)
A defined career path with clear objectives and ‘progression gates’
A strong CPD commitment
Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.
If you are a Quantity Surveyor interested in roles based in Galway, you can contact Sheila by e-mail email@example.com or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.
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