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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

JWR Employment Specialists are delighted to be recruiting a Quantity Surveyor for an Engineering company who are experts in ventilation ducting systems.

The company located in Castlebar, Mayo manufacture bespoke ventilation ducting equipment onsite using a specific combination of industrial equipment and custom tooling that does not exist anywhere else in the world.

This role will be part of the tendering team and will work to secure global projects, ensuring clients specific requirements are being achieved. The successful candidate will coordinate with project management to provide QS services and optimise the purchasing of materials and other key elements for all projects.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate quotations obtained from different suppliers & subcontractors, ensure quantities and specifications are in line with tender and projects specifications
  • Preparation of payment application and agreeing with Client
  • Preparation of variations on a project, submitting these with accompanying supportive data to ensure a positive outcome
  • Responsible for tendering projects to successful outcomes, also forming relationships with the clients commercial and project teams
  • Perform material take offs prior to purchase requisitions for the projects and report any irregularities
  • Keep up to date all tracking data base templates as required
  • Examine, control and evaluate sub-contractors’ invoices and ensures the contractual obligations are satisfied and advise the project management on payments of the same
  • Identify changes from AFC and Tender drawings
  • Preparation of final accounts
  • Providing regular project performance data reports to management to ensure profitability is being maintained
  • Comply with the companies QEHS Management System requirements i.e. perform your work according to your process documents, procedures and maintaining document information/completing forms/records as required
  • Understand and apply with our QEHS policies statement in all aspects of your work
  • Contribute towards achieving company objectives that are of relevance to your work


  • 2+ years’ experience in QS role
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent in Quantity Surveying, Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline
  • HVAC Experience
  • Knowledge of building up BOQ & Model Dumping desirable