Quantity Surveyor – Laois / Midlands

Company Overview

My client is a leading mid-sized civil engineering contractor who are looking to add a number of Quantity Surveyors to their Head Office in Laois. They are currently in need of a Junior QS and a Senior QS as they were recently awarded a number of projects in the Midlands.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Carry out the estimating, cost control and tracking of the installation works on site.
  • Proven ability to negotiate with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Track and manage contracts and associated budgets.
  • Prepare variations, claims and generating reports.
  • Preparing and agreeing final accounts.
  • Generate timely reports.
  • Preparing compensation events.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Economics
  • Senior QS will need 8+ years’ experience
  • Junior QS needs 1-2 years’ experience
  • Experience of pricing and preparing tenders, budgets and cost plans.
  • Experience of Sage systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Project/Primavera would be an advantage.
  • Experience in general procurement duties

Other Information

Please apply below or contact Ian Doyle on +35315079288 to discuss further.