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Quantity Surveyor

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary £10.00 - £15.87 per hour
Published about 1 month ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Lesley-Anne Fitzgerald
Job Ref NIC0000834_1571150788

Job Description

Grafton Recruitment are working in partnership with a large public sector organisation to recruit a temporary Quantity Surveyor to start ASAP for a duration of 9-12 months.

Pay rate: 0-12 week's £10.00 per hour

13+ week's £15.87 per hour

Location: Belfast, BT1

Hours: Mon - Fri (9.00am - 5.00pm)

Essential Criteria

  • Chartered Quantity Surveyor with at least six years relevant post qualification experience.

Duties

  • Be responsible for the provision of Quantity Surveying services associated with a wide range of minor works,
  • refurbishment and new build construction projects on behalf of Departments, Agencies,NDPBs and the wider public sector. This may involve work associated with office accommodation, college/teaching facilities, historic buildings, museums, tourist facilities, workshops, laboratories, factories, storage facilities, amenity facilities, business/industrial units, sport facilities, site/park/estate roadways, harbour or other maritime developments, landscaping and regeneration schemes.

    Main Activities

    • Project management of projects;
    • Preparation of costs estimates including appropriate risk allowance;
    • Preparation of NEC3 contracts and their administration including call-offs from framework agreements;
    • Participation in value management and value engineering exercises to review options on a Whole Life Costs basis;
    • Preparation of detailed cost plans and cash flow programmes;
    • Settlement of final accounts;
    • Advising on grant funded projects;
    • Preparation of monthly cost reports to clients;
    • Tender analysis and preparation of reports;
    • Leading value engineering reviews to improve buildability and reduce whole-life costs;
    • Valuation of works including adjustment for Compensation Events; and
    • Advising clients on any outstanding claims, counterclaims, liquidated damages or other contractual issues.

    • Knowledge and Skills
    • a wide range of professional and technical knowledge and skills;
    • strong oral and written communications skills;
    • ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
    • the ability to lead, manage, and motivate multidiscipline teams;
    • knowledge of, and ability to apply, emerging best practice;
    • a good working knowledge of and be competent in the use of AutoCAD and MS Office or equivalent;
    • A current driving license and access to a car for use in the course of this work.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Access NI Disclosure check at a cost of £18/£33. A person's criminal record will not, in itself, debar that person from being appointed to this post. Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, Lesley-Anne Fitzgerald will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

**PLEASE NOTE THIS ROLE MAY BE FILLED VERY QUICKLY BUT WE WILL KEEP YOUR DETAILS ON FILE FOR ANY FUTURE ROLES THAT COME THROUGH THAT YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN**

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