Junior/Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

Company Overview

Stewart Construction is a top 10 Irish Contractor with over 110 year’s active presence in the Industry.
James Stewart began trading in Lower Salthill, Galway in 1902. The firm quickly grew into a general building business. The business was incorporated in 1938 as James Stewart Ltd., and is now one of the top Irish Main Contracting firms with a head office still based at the original location in Lower Salthill, Galway and a thriving Dublin regional office.
Stewart has won several awards including Deloitte ‘Best Managed Company’. The company operates nationwide on contracts ranging up to €60m in various sectors including Commercia, Industrial, Retail, Education, Leisure & Hospitality, Health, etc. The Stewart team is dedicated to sustaining its reputation for quality and excellence in the construction industry.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Ability to QS / Price projects / deal with interim payments / valuations / negotiation with sub contractors / agree final accounts
  • Knowledge of varying Irish Forms of Contracts and Contract Procedures and Protocol
  • Competent in all forms of surveying packages, Microsoft Excel, Buildsoft, etc.. (strongly computer literate – Cubit an advantage)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills dealing with design team / client/ meetings etc.
  • Previous experience working on high quality medium – large-scale Public and Private contracts in various sectors: – Industrial / Health / Pharma / Commercial / Education

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Third level Degree in Construction Economics or Quantity Surveying or similar
  • Minimum of 4+ years QS experience
  • Minimum 2+ years experience with a Main Irish Contractor
  • Contractually and commercially astute
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Effective Team Player
  • Knowledge of Buildsoft Global Estimating/Cubit/Excel/Word
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Ability to work on their own initiative

Other Information

Send a cover letter and CV to [email protected]