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Available vacancy:

Construction Management Unit – Senior Quantity Surveyor

Jones & Wagener is seeking to employ a self-motivated senior quantity surveyor to join our team.  The successful candidate will join a dynamic team in a senior-level position within a well-established consulting firm.

 The requirements associated with the position are as follows:

  • >15 years of relevant experience in engineering projects.
  • ND QS or BTech QS or BSc QS.
  • Professional registration (PrQS) (or in process of registering)
  • Experience in cost estimating.
  • Experience in the complete tender compilation to contract award process.
  • Experience in detailed cost control.
  • Experience in contract administration with a good understanding of GCC, FIDIC and NEC.
  • Proficient in MS Office

Preference to candidates with the following skills and attributes:

  • Previous on-site QS experience will be advantageous
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Proficiency in MS Project and QS bill production software will be considered advantageous.
  • Project controls experience will be considered advantageous
  • Dynamic, self-motivated takes responsibility and ownership of tasks.
  • Solid organization, time-management skills, and attention to detail.
  • Works independently.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.

The main duties associated with the position include the following:

  • BOQ and tender document review.
  • Cost estimating.
  • Contract management of large construction projects.
  • Preparation of tender documents and contracts.
  • Interfacing with clients and contractors.
  • Review and maintain company standard specifications and payment references.

Terms of Employment:

Permanent position.

Salary package:

Market related salary including company benefits, dependent on individuals experience and qualifications.

Closing date:

The closing date for application submission is 30 September 2023