Careers Job Vacancies

Quantity Surveyor

Posted: Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 Type: Full-time / Permanent Ref. GAM-002-12-2018

  • Description

    Due to our continued growth, Glan Agua and MEIC Ltd are seeking Quantity Surveyors to join our expanding team.

  • Duties

    The role will involve all aspects of surveying including:

    • Liaising with the Contracts Manager and reporting to the Contracts Director.
    • Representing the Company’s interest at meetings held relating to the work under their control.
    • Assist in the preparation of budgets and cost plans.
    • Manage, administer and co-ordinate all types of construction projects, including contracts and sub-contracts, construction progress schedules, cost control systems, and work measurements.
    • Monitoring works packages against budget, assessing variation claims and preparing reports for Client
    • Submitting timely requests for payment, agreement of these with Client’s representative.
    • Develop and maintain relationships with Client Representatives to support the activities and maintain positive relations on behalf of the client.
    • Reviewing tender enquiries and tender analysis for projects.
    • Organising and chairing pre-award meetings with new sub-contractors.
    • Processing fortnightly / monthly sub-contractor payment certificates.
    • Final account preparations at the end of the project.
    • Maintaining good relations with clients and their representatives.
    • Supporting staff to perform commercial/contractual duties as necessary.
    • Ensure the company’s interest are fully protected by contractual compliance.
    • Organise, in liaison with senior management, the preparation of contractual claims.
    • Provide the Commercial Manager with sufficient information to enable the preparation of monthly and quarterly records of cash flow controls to be maintained.
  • Key Capabilities & Attributes

    • Degree in Quantity Surveying;
    • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience with proven track record in dealing with Subcontractors and Clients in relation to Valuations, Variations, Final Accounts and cost reporting;
    • Displays through understanding of specifications, bills of quantities, and drawings;
    • Demonstrates excellent budgetary responsibility;
    • Excellent organisation and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities at once;
    • Self-starter and ability to organise the workday around assigned activities and priorities with minimum supervision.
    • Must be highly flexible with a high-level commitment to success;
    • Ability to work successfully as part of a team with wide variety of individuals demonstrating effective interpersonal skills;

Apply for this position

Please send CV with cover letter to: HR Manager, Glan Agua Ltd, Railway House, Station Road, Loughrea, Co. Galway or to



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