Project QS (Civils) – Waterford

Salary: €50,000 - €65,000 (SBOE)

About the role:
We are recruiting a Project QS to join a large multi-disciplined construction group and manage all commercial aspects of allocated civils and utilities projects in the Waterford region. Our client is a civil engineering & building contracting company with operations in Ireland, UK and Europe, and have extensive experience of PPP projects. Ideally the this Quantity Surveyor will be seeking a long-term opportunity and highly experienced in relevant forms of contract in Ireland.

Project QSDuties:

  • To liaise and collaborate with the construction teams in all aspects of our contractual activities.
  • Take ownership for maximising commercial results.
  • To represent and serve the best interests of the company to meet client expectations and encourage repeat business.
  • To ensure optimum commercial return is achieved for the project.
  • Liaise with the estimators at hand-over
  • Prepare the cost / value reconciliation reports accurately and in accordance with company procedure.
  • Prepare and agree interim valuations at the agreed dates to gain the best commercial advantage for the company.
  • Prepare, and in conjunction with senior management agree final account with clients representative..
  • Manage Job specific procurement
  • Ensure sub contract orders are prepared in accordance with company procedure with reference to the date given on the procurement schedules and / or in accordance with the contract programme having achieved the appropriate approvals.
  • Maintain control of sub contractor’s accounts and minimise the cost of any variations.


  • 5+ years experience in a similar QS or Intermediate QS role
  • Experience reporting to Senior QS & Commercial Management team
  • Experienced in the mentoring of Junior QSs