Our client is now recruiting for a Mechanical Quantity Surveyor to join their operations based in County Monaghan, Ireland. They specialise in the domestic renewable energy heating market across Ireland and UK, providing modular renewable home heating systems for newly built apartments and refurbishments.
The Mechanical Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for Quotations and Cost Management on new and existing projects and will also be accountable for managing and monitoring all commercial aspects of all projects regarding cost and purchasing.
This role requires you to travel around Ireland.
- Register and acknowledge receipt of all project inquiries
- Develop and maintain accurate cost reporting /monitoring/forecasting for:
Increased cost/market trends
Identify areas of risk/scope and develop with the project team
Manage and produce/take off Bill of Quants (BoQ)
Produce control documentation when projects are secured
Review proposals with Designers and select/agree subcontractor inquiry list
Produce monthly status reports including items listed above
Lead procurement of subcontract works packages
Organise and chair subcontract settlements
Provide support in respect to legal/contract issues associated with the project
Attend post tender/pre-qual interviews and report accordingly
Attend site meetings as necessary
Input to the supply chain/preferred suppliers for constructional elements in conjunction with project teams for subcontractors/suppliers
BSc in Quantity Surveying or construction related subject preferable
A reasonably strong background in HVAC systems
Post qualification construction experience with a main contractor
Strong track record on commercial build projects
Experience of package negotiation
Computer-literate with working knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook
Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytical and logical skills
Able to work accurately with figures
Full driving licence
Willing to travel
Chartered Membership of RICS or CIOB
Working knowledge of PowerPoint
Strong experience in the area new take offs etc, would be considered highly advantageous.
Salary is negotiable depending on the applicant’s experience. We would also consider payment on a project completed basis, following an in-house training term.
We offer full training in the areas that are unique to our company to enable the engineer to take any project from the plan stages to final quote.