Job Description

Quantity Surveyor (Laois)

Portlaoise, Co. Laois, Ireland
Competitive salary
Permanent
Ref: jb.qs.lao

Quantity Surveyor

Co. Laois

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Required for medium-sized contractor based in Laois and operate in the Commerical, Healthcare, Enerry and Civil sectors.

Due to expansion they currently require a Quantity Surveyor with 5+ years’ experience.

Primary Responsibilities of the Role:

  • To work in conjunction with the Commercial Director on all projects assigned to them in the capacity as a Quantity Surveyor.
  • BOQ and trade package production. Measuring in accordance with ARM.
  • Remeasures and value engineering exercises.
  • Obtaining quotations from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Procurement of works packages for project.
  • Identify price and agree project variations efficiently.
  • Compiling, comparing and negotiating contract price with sub-contractors.
  • Checking sub-contractor Invoices and certifying payments to sub-contractors.
  • Preparation, submission and agreement of progress claims.
  • Preparation of cost reports and cost management on individual projects.
  • Attending Site Meetings and co-ordination with Architects and Design Teams.
  • Preparing and negotiating final accounts.
  • Promote good working relationships with all those associated with the company.
  • To Conform to the requirements of the QEHS Management System. In order to achieve this on a continual basis, Awareness Sessions/Toolbox Talks will be carried out to ensure the QEHS Management Systems has been adhered to. 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Qualified Quantity Surveyor; [BSc Quantity Surveying/Construction Economics]
  • Chartered or working towards - MSCSI / RICS.
  • Have experience in both private practice and contractors background.
  • Ideally worked previously with a leading construction company.
  • Knowledge of All Relevant Construction Contracts.
  • Knowledge of current procurement procedures.
  • Experience in Buildsoft, CostX and Microsoft office programmes.
  • Experience in measurement and BOQ / Trade package production.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.

To register your interest please send CV yo john.behan@icds.ie, or call +353 01-632-1200 to discuss.


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