Quantity Surveyor - Rail - Belfast

Location: Ireland

EUR 40,000 - 55,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2201-28593

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Quantity Surveyor with 5+ years experience working on Rail projects?

Based in Belfast, this is a permanent staff role working on rail projects throughout Ireland and the UK.

If you are interested in this role, contact Sheila on 353-1-7978720 or send your CV to sheila@jobcontax.com

Quantity Surveyor - Rail​ - Belfast

Job Description

Our client is one of Ireland's leading international Engineering Project Management group, providing solutions to the infrastructure, industrial and commercial sectors

Provide effective delivery of commercial management services across the rail and civil engineering sector.

Provide support to the Transportation team on complex multi-faceted projects.

Support the delivery of projects across Ireland region working with our wide range of clients.

Preparing client cost reports and reporting on change during the life of a project.

Preparing cost estimates and preparation of pricing documents such as BoQ’s and Activity Schedules.

Compilation of contract documentation using NEC suite of contracts

Awareness of project costs outside of direct construction (design, supervision, land, statutory undertakers, employer direct).

Understanding of rail construction technology and methodology alongside how this translates into costs.

Applying the principles of quality assurance and environmental management in compliance with the organisation's policies.

Complying with the Commercial Services Toolkit.

Understanding the clients' programme and project objectives.


A relevant construction qualification and/or working towards professional membership of recognised institutions ie. CIOB or RICS

A good working knowledge of current construction contracts

Involvement on commissions/projects as lead QS or NEC PM

Experience of both pre-and post-contract quantity surveying responsibilities, and be able to deliver this service effectively to clients

Experience using the Method of Measurement for Highways Work

Understanding of the principles of the Manual of Contract Documents for Rail Work

Experience of risk management principles for Rail projects

Experience of both public and private sector clients

The ability to manage a project throughout its lifecycle

Ability to form effective working relationships with colleagues and clients

Strong IT skills with an understanding of Microsoft Excel, Project, Word and Outlook

Clean UK Driving Licence


Salary €40k - €55k based experience, negotiable for the right candidates, bonus, pension, and life assurance, healthcare, car allowance/company vehicle, and work-life balance leave days.


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

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

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With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Quanitity Surveyors in Belfast and Ireland.

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