Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • 3D Personnel
  • Cork, Ireland
  • Sep 14, 2018
Permanent Quantity Surveyor

Job Description

Vacancy: JR Quantity Surveyor  

Location: Munster / Cork   

Salary: €40K + Package  


A junior Quantity Surveyor is required to join 3D Personnel’s client a leading top tier main contractor with offices in Cork and projects through-out the province.  The successful Candidate will assist the SR QS with all contracts through-out the province. Projects will vary including commercial retail, commercial office and various types of residential projects.



The successful person will be a career driven professional with previous experience working in a similar position undertaking contracts with a value of at least €2-3million for at least 3 yrs.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Assisting with early stage budgets and detailed cost plans;
  • Helping Performing risk and value management and cost control;
  • Preparing tender and contracts documents, including bills of quantities;
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • Assisting the contract surveying manager to prepare and analyse costings for tenders;
  • Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems;
  • Certifying progress claims and payments to contractors against work completed
  • Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded;
  • Measurement from drawings of the Mechanical and Electrical components;
  • Providing advice on contractual claims;
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports;
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments;

Candidate Profile

  • 3+ years experience in a contracting environment
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent.

To be proficient in MS Office applications- Excel, MS project, Powerpoint