Quantity Surveyor (Electrical & Utilities)

Capex have been retained by a leading services provider working in the Power, Energy & Telecoms sectors both in Ireland & Internationally.

Quantity Surveyor (Cork)


About the Role:


The successful candidate will report directly to the Commercial Manager. This position will provide support in all Commercial/Operational areas and requires a high degree of business acumen.

This position requires that an individual be comfortable in a fast paced work environment, as well as possess excellent problem solving skills, superior organisational and communication skills and the highest level of discretion and professionalism.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and Submittal of Monthly Valuations including additional Works
  • Preparation of the Monthly/Weekly Cost/Value Reports
  • Procurement of Materials and Sub-Contractors
  • Managing Sub-Contractors Accounts
  • Remeasurement of Completed Works
  • Estimating & assisting in the Preparation of Tender Submittals
  • Liaising with the internal Plant Department and Monitoring Plant Costs
  • Manage Project Costings and assist with project finance reporting / progress tracking.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The candidate should have a Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Ideally more than 2 years post qualification experience within the industry.
  • Experience of MV/HV electrical work would be beneficial.
  • Excellent Commercial knowledge and understanding
  • Strong IT skills with Microsoft Office packages, including diagnostic skills
  • Planning skills
  • People management
  • Problem solving
  • Good Business Knowledge
  • Strong communication skills
  • Change management skills
  • Good initiative
  • Ability to juggle and manage many priorities
  • Ability to work independently


Salary: A competitive remuneration package with excellent prospects for career development will be offered to suitable candidates

Location: Office base is Cork & supporting operations nationwide.

Position: Permanent & Full time – available immediately.



Please contact me directly to discuss in detail by contacting Mike Lee in confidence at 01 513 3301 / 086 8275043 or 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