Intermediate QS – Dublin - Dublin

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 132 Date Posted: Sunday 22 Sep 2019
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Rightpath Recruitment 


Intermediate QS – Dublin 


A main contractor with an impeccable reputation in the market is currently recruiting for a Graduate / Junior QS and an Intermediate QS for their Dublin team.

They have a team of 5 QS of all different levels and 2 Senior Managers and are looking to ad another 2 Quantity Surveyors due to the number of recent projects they have been awarded. The company itself has been recognised for their outstanding process in which they train up and support new members of staff.

If you are a Quantity Surveyor and truly interested in building a reputation and developing a long-standing career for yourself, this is a company you should speak with.


Job purpose for the Quantity Surveyor

Measurement and valuation of works in progress. Participation in the management of the supply chain and project costs of construction projects to ensure the overall financial success of a project. Responsible for the commercial management of all or part of a project and/or a number of trade packages within the project.


Your key activities as a Quantity Surveyor will include:

  • Maintain high personal safety and environmental standards in accordance with Company policy. Be aware of and participate fully in the “Beyond Zero” declared vision.
  • Maintain effective communication with contracts managers, project managers, managing / project QS and other associated disciplines.
  • Assist in staff matters as requested.
  • Manage, supervise and mentor your “reports” within the commercial structure and provide assistance emanating from staff performance and development review activities.
  • Understand the operation of the commercial training programme.
  • Provide input to contacts with client’s representatives.
  • Assist in preparation of subcontract quotation comparisons and contract documents as required by QS/Senior QS.
  • Commercial management of subcontractors including measurement, preparation and processing payments once authorised by senior management.
  • Assist in cost monitoring of site resources.
  • Assistance in the production of monthly cost and value reports, quarterly reports and cashflow information.
  • Take part in discussions concerning performance of those elements of a project for which you are responsible.
  • Understand and adhere to usage of Company Procedures as set out by senior management.
  • Involvement in change management including input to the programme ‘established approach’.
  • Ensure timely production and presentation of appropriate levels of applications for payments for those elements of a project for which you are responsible, in accordance with the conditions of contract.
  • Provide commercial advice to the site team for those elements of a project for which you are responsible, including referral to senior QS where necessary.
  • Attend and provide input to all site commercial meetings.
  • Assist with the production of insurance claims for those elements of a project for which you are responsible.
  • Manage time and workloads for yourself and your “reports” in a structured manner.
  • Assist in defining the need for commercial training.
  • Provide input to risk management of projects for those elements of a project for which you are responsible.


Person / QS

This contractor is keen to take people on that have the drive and ambition to progress into senior roles but to still be humble enough to be able to take directions from senior members while pursuing ambition.


Please contact Ethan Campbell for more information on this role 015314886 or 02830898345


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Quantity Surveying, Cost Planning, Cost Reporting, Tender Preparation, Commercial Support Management, Cost Management, Commercial Management, Project Management Commercial Construction, qs