Quantity Surveyor (Water & Utilities) – Cork

Salary: Negotiable

We are currently recruiting a Quantity Surveyor for a industry leading civil engineering company involved in water & waste water pipelines and treatment plants, roads, earthworks and marine works throughout Ireland. This is a permanent position with great career progression based in the companies office in Cork.

This is a permanent role and our client has a preference towards candidates who have a stable work history.

QSKey Responsibilities:

  • Commercial control of projects
  • Internal cost comparisons and cost projections
  • Lead a team of QSs through on-site valuations and progress reports
  • Monthly cost/value reports and management accounts
  • Identify legitimate contractual claim situations and prepare suitable and sufficient documentation to clients
  • Analysis of cost over-run and other implications
  • The ability to take on the responsibility of numerous projects at once
  • Liaising with project managers in the project team
  • Handling contract variations
  • Mentoring a team of Junior and Intermediate QSs


  • A relevant Undergraduate or Postgraduate Degree in a Construction Economics/Quantity Surveying related discipline
  • A minimum of 10 years relevant experience
  • Civils & utilities experience is essential
  • Experience on water & wastewater is desirable