Quantity Surveyor – Client Side Role on Civil Engineering Framework

Job Description:

Quantity Surveyor




Excellent Salary + package


THE COMPANY – CapEx are recruiting on behalf of a Client who is overseeing a significant framework of Civil Engineering projects throughout Ireland.  The company has a team based in West Dublin / Kildare overseeing a framework of civils contractors and a national project rollout.  You will have the option to be based in the office full time or work remotely, visiting the office 1-2 days / week as required

The role is a client side position and is not directly for the civils contractor, but solely overseeing the works packages on behalf of the client



Reporting into the Commercial Manager you will be responsible for helping the team to carry out quantity surveying duties in conjunction with other team members and provide effective financial and contractual control on all contracts allocated.  Main duties will include preparation of tender documents, measurement of works, measuring of and payments to contractors and subcontractors, along with certification and settlement of final accounts including.……

  • Provide comprehensive financial and surveying related information as required by Senior Management, including monthly performance review meetings.
  • Measure the works for payment and final account purposes. Record of dimensions to be kept.
  • Carry out detailed commercial comparisons between the budgeted forecasts and the actual cost incurred.
  • Management of design partners payment claims and variations
  • Record and agree of extra works and day works
  • Record all relevant events for delay and loss and expense claims.
  • Monitor and ensure that full payment is received for all work claimed and certified.
  • Measurement, certification and agreement of subcontractor accounts.
  • Assist site management in provision of statistics and other surveying related information for Client meetings.
  • Measurement of subcontractors work for the monetary payment system.
  • Liaise with sub-contractors representatives and other members of the team to ensure effective communications and a cohesive working environment.
  • Provide support to operations staff on surveying matters.



  • Hold a degree in Construction Economics, Quantity Surveying or related subject
  • Minimum 3-5 years QS experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work to deadlines
  • Good self-discipline with a strong commitment to quality and procedures
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to quality of service
  • Good attention to detail, with a methodical and analytical approach to work
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills


The Next Step

To register your interest, or for more information regarding this position or other opportunities, please contact Mike Lee in confidence


Phone:                  Mobile +353 86 8275043 or Dublin +353 1 513 3301

Email:                   mike@capexrecruitment.com


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    To register your interest, or for more information, please contact Mike Lee in confidence on 01-513 3301 or mike@capexrecruitment.com