Quantity Surveyor (Civils) – Dublin

Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)

About the Role

Our client, a market leading civil engineering contractor, with over 45 years experience in the Irish market are looking to add a Quantity Surveyor to their growing team. The client are Experts in water, earthworks, bridges and roads. This is a full time permanent position with one of Ireland’s fastest growing contractors.

quantity surveyorResponsibilities:

  • Maintaining good relations with clients and their representatives.
  • Representing the Company’s interest at meetings held relating to the work under their control.
  • Supporting Regional Directors to perform commercial/contractual duties as necessary.
  • Liaising with other departments to provide information to improve the service provided and received by the Commercial / Financial Departments.
  • Preparation of monthly, interim and final valuations, applications for payment, reconciliations of valuations and costs, and certification of amounts for contract, sub-contractors, specialists and suppliers.
  • Providing the necessary information to enable an accurate and regular review of cash flow and position on contracts to be maintained.
  • Recovery of all monies to which the Company is entitled in return for all work undertaken.
  • Providing support, guidance, training and mentorship to develop the commercial team.
  • Advise senior management of all issues which may have an impact on the performance of the Company, whether commercial, operational or otherwise.
  • Ensure understanding and adherence to all contract obligations by stakeholders.
  • Prepare detailed projected financial outcomes and valuation / cost reconciliations for contract control meetings.
  • Liaise with other departments to provide controls to operate during progress of contracts.
  • Prepare, submit and agree interim and final valuations with client representatives


  • A relevant degree in Quantity Surveying/Engineering (or similar field)
  • A member of the relevant Professional Institution. (Desirable)
  • Over 5 years’ experience working in the Construction Industry (Civils / Utilities / Design & Build / Water Wastewater experience desirable but not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills