Job Details: Quantity Surveyor - Engineering Consultancy - Galway


104 Upper Drumcondra Road,
Dublin 9
Please contact: Karen
JobContax was founded in 2001 by Karen McHugh, an engineer passionate about offering quality opportunities to the jobseeker and an intelligent service to the client. Jobcontax has successfully operated as a global market leader and technical specialist within the following sectors:

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During the past 10 years Jobcontax have expanded our international network across 5 continents. In 2005 we began recruiting for the Australian market and in 2011 we set up our first strategic partnership in WA. In March 2010, we opened our Shanghai office to strengthen our presence in the rapidly expanding Chinese market for highly skilled professionals. JobContax has a strong presence in Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

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Quantity Surveyor - Engineering Consultancy - Galway
Are you a Quantity Surveyor with 3+ years experience working with
engineering consultancies?

Are you interested in joining a leading Galway based consultancy?

If interested, forward your CV for review to *
or call Sheila + * * to
discuss in confidence.



Our client is a multidisciplinary Engineering practice operating
across the private and public sectors in Ireland.

With an increase in project workloads, the Galway based offie are
seeking to recruit a Project Quantity Surveyor with 3+ years post
graduate experience, preferably with a Consultancy background, who
will assist the QS Team on all costs 

relating to Building and Civil aspects of various projects including
mixed commercial, residential, industrial and educational, from
initial concept design stage estimate to final account settlement.  

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to optimise
project costs, implement value engineering and ensure value for money,
while still achieving the required highest standards and quality.

Preparation of cost estimates throughout the various stages of the
design and pre tender

Preparation of Tender and contract documents, including bills of

Advise the Client on procurement strategies

Implement Value Engineering opportunities, managing VE opportunities

Assist in establishing client’s requirements and undertaking
feasibility studies of design options and additional items

Perform risk and value management and cost control

Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks

Contract administration

Preparation and analysing tender costings

Assist the QS Team in providing advice on contractual claims

Manage the change order process

Value and approve completed work and certifying payments to
consultants and contractors

Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use

Understand the implications of health and safety regulations

Assist the QS Team in managing and agreeing the final account for the


Candidates will hold a minimum Level 8 qualification in Quantity

3+ years post graduation experience preferably within a Consultancy

Proficient in use of Excel, Cubit and Buildsoft

Attention to Detail including good presentation and writing skills

Strong construction knowledge and experience in Building and Civil
Works Projects

Firm understanding and working experience of Contracts and Procurement
methods including GCCC Contracts


Salary negotiable for the right candidate

An excellent salary commensurate to the successful candidate’s
experience and suitability

A city centre position based in Galway with parking also adjacent
(subsidized parking rates)

A defined career path with clear objectives and ‘progression

A strong CPD commitment

We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment: EUR 55,000 - 65,000
Category: Construction

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