Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • Type: Full Time
  • Company: SIRO
  • Location: Cork City
  • Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Salary: Negotiable

Company Overview

SIRO was launched in 2015 as a joint venture between Vodafone and ESB. Our key mission is to build a nationwide 100% fibre broadband network – we commit to changing Ireland’s telecom landscape and delivering the fastest most innovative broadband experience to the Irish consumer. Winners of the Best Employer Branding Award 2021 and Best Employee Experience 2022.

We are recruiting for a junior Quantity Surveyor based in Cork to work closely with the quantity surveyors in all phases of the project, including tender documentation, cost management, contractor performance assessment and procurement.

Reporting to the Head of Commercial Build, this role is a great opportunity to develop your career within an exciting and dynamic company.

Role and Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaison with on-site SIRO supervisors/agents and commercial team
  • Understanding project requirements and completing all duties assigned by their Manager
  • Shadowing senior staff members, asking questions, and assisting wherever possible
  • Raising concerns and making suggestions for improvement where appropriate
  • Traveling to sites, monitoring site works and carrying out site measures
  • Review the electrical network planned upgrades
  • Always observing and adhering to health and safety regulations
  • Participating in meetings and attending workshops and other training initiatives
  • Checking contractor designs, analysing data and reporting on findings accordingly to all relevant stakeholders
  • Revise and assess commercial statements
  • Maintaining a high degree of professionalism and diligence, whilst developing and maintaining professional relationships with all staff members
  • Assist in the day-to-day administrative duties as applicable

Key Skills Required:

  • Ability to work on own initiative and in a team setting
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise a large workload
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Superb time management and professionalism
  • A growth mindset and willingness to learn and adapt
  • Highly literate in relevant IT packages including Microsoft Office

Education Qualifications:

  • 3rd level qualification in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Construction Management
  • Minimum two years experience
  • A valid Irish driver’s license required

Other Information

SIRO & Equality

SIRO believes in equality for all. We strive to create a workplace that is diverse and mirrors the customers, community, and colleagues that we serve. We encourage, support, and celebrate our differences and foster an environment where everyone feels empowered to bring their full authentic selves to work.​ We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, colleague engagement forums, and services to support staff from different backgrounds.

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