Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
Munster & Europe
About the company:
Permanent position within the Munster/Europe Business Unit with a considerable portfolio of works for the next 5+ years
To build your career by assisting in the delivery of ‘leading-edge’ engineering projects.
To work with a vibrant, agile and multi-functional team in delivering projects on time, safely, to budget and to the required quality standards.
To benefit from Kirby’s Career Development Programmes that will enhance your leadership capability.
Excellent package on offer with room for negotiations.
Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities
Skilled at budgeting, reporting, developing BOQ’s, profit plans.
Good communication skills. Undertake and manage interim commercial meetings with the Client and Internal Project Team. Report in detail as required for the Project Manager on the commercial status of the project.
Manage subcontractor accounts, interim valuations and final accounts. Ensure payment certificates are processed and payments are made per the agreed sub-contract and procurement terms. Retentions apply as per agreements.
Ability to identify potential commercial risks and ensure prompt reporting of same to Senior Management. Follow the direction of Senior Management in undertaking work duties.
Have a practical understanding of scheduling and the associated commercial implications. Ensure close collaboration with Planning Engineer regarding the accuracy of progress reporting.
Capable of costing and agreeing on daily work changes to include managing the subcontractor remeasurement of contract works, site day works and site change orders.
Maintain accurate records and provide necessary detailed backup to support commercial tracking and costing.
Ability to work on own initiative and can prioritise without direction.
Speed and accuracy of the information a priority.
Negotiate, as necessary, with clients or their representatives.
Set an example of enthusiasm, loyalty and hard work in the performance of all duties.
3rd level Qualifications in Mechanical Engineering/ Building Services Engineering or Quantity Surveying.
Minimum 5+ years of Quantity surveying / Mechanical Engineering experience essential.
Proficient in excel.
Detailed knowledge of commercial management and Quantity Surveyor role within the construction industry.
Knowledge of contract conditions and their applications.
Overall understanding of the business, client and Sub Contractor relations, and M&E installation.
A positive “can do” approach determined to succeed generates a sense of energy and urgency.
Builds and maintains excellent working relationships.
Acceptance of responsibility and accountability.
Remains calm under pressure.
An exemplar for the company values.
Sound, balanced judgment.
Demanding of self and others.
Recognizes own strengths and weaknesses and committed to personal improvement.
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