Quantity Surveyor (Rail) – Kildare

Salary: Negotiable

Our client are seeking to add a Quantity Surveyor to their team in Kildare. The company in question is a leading Irish provider of design, construction and commission services for clients across a wide range of civil engineering such as rail systems, light rail, utilities, civil engineering, commercial and private building work. The ideal candidate will bring their unique abilities and experience to complete the role as QS. This is an excellent opportunity for future development within a progressive company with a Commensurate Salary for the right candidate. This is a full time permanent position.

Roles & Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Site visits and tendering
  • Liaison with our various specialists and subcontractors
  • Commercial management of projects including budget development and management
  • Evaluate subcontractor enquiries and tenders,
  • Valuations, Variations, Final Account submissions, negotiations and agreements

Applicants should have the following: 

  • A minimum of at least 3 years’ experience with a contractor
  • 3rd Level Qualification
  • Experience in a construction/civil engineering industry preferable
  • Team player with the ability to work on own initiative and meet deadlines with good quality work
  • Have the ability to multitask, prioritise and manage time efficiently
  • Excellent computer and communication skills
  • Buildsoft tendering experience would be an advantage, but not essential as training will be provided
  • A good track record in the industry including references