Quantity Surveyor/Estimator

€60,000 - €70,000 yearly
  • Ardale Recruitment
  • Hybrid (Dublin West)
  • 21/08/2023
Full time, Permanent, Hybrid Construction QS - Quantity Surveyor

Job Description

My client is a specialist Design & Build Contractor currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor. Projects typically are high end commercial fit outs ranging in value from €350K to €5M and they have a steady flow of work with repeat clients. 

The company has expanded steadily since their inception and have quickly established themselves as innovative and professional in their approach providing a one stop shop for clients. Senior Management within the company give scope to employees to fulfil their potential beyond the constraints of qualifications and a common sense approach prevails from the top down.

The ideal candidate will have 3-4yrs experience in a quantity surveying or indeed in a pure estimating role. As a small company you will be involved in the complete life cycle of projects from pre contract pricing stage through to final accounts.

You will have a solid background in construction and although a qualification in Quantity Surveying would be preferred, those with construction management or engineering qualifications will most definitely be considered if they have the relevant experience. Your role will include;

  • Pre contract collation of sub contract pricing
  • In cooperation with Commercial Manager, measure, price, negotiate and agree budgets and costs for variations to project scope.
  • Create and maintain trackers for variations, extensions of time and report on same
  • Preparation of Cost Reports and reviewing of project cost reports.
  • Subcontractor procurement and account reviews during project.
  • Daily liaison with accounts department, purchasing and site management
  • Review of supplier requisitions and accounts.
  • Review of subcontractor documents and updating of templates, including appointment documents, payment certificates.

This role will be fast paced and varied. It may suit a confident Estimator with 3+yrs experience who wishes to gain more post contract quantity surveying experience

KEY Competencies

Quantity Surveying Construction