Project Quantity Surveyor

Our client is seeking to recruit Site based Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a two year commercial project based in Sligo.

Job Description:

  • Site based Project QS with overall responsibility for the cost management of a multi-million project
  • Liaise closely with the Site Manager on a day to day basis to ensure all cost issues relating to the project are managed successfully, including monitoring contract costs against actual costs
  • Review, monitor and update the Construction Programme in conjunction with the Site Manager to ensure all orders are placed in a timely manner
  • Prepare and issue tender enquiry packages to Sub-contractors & Suppliers including subsequent analysis and evaluation of quotations received
  • Chairing negotiation meetings with Sub-contractors, agreeing terms and placing orders for the various work packages
  • Assessment and agreement of Sub-contract valuations, variations & final accounts
  • Attend and participate at Site Progress meetings chaired by Design Team
  • Chairing of Technical meetings attended by Design Team, Sub-contractors and Suppliers
  • Evaluation, submission and agreement of monthly Valuations
  • Management of Change Orders and Final Account
  • On-site re-measurements, etc

Min Requirements

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying;
  • Preferably 3+ years Quantity Surveying experience;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong written and oral communication skills;
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Full Clean Driving Licence

For more info you can contact Chris on 0949029944 or you can forward your CV to

Your Recruitment Consultant is Chris Gavaghan

Chris Gavaghan
Chris recently joined the Arcon Recruitment team as a resourcer for the very busy construction division. A native of Swinford, Chris has recently returned from a number of years spent in Dublin. He has vast experience in a variety of industries including Hospitality and Construction. Chris has a strong background in recruitment and worked with a number of high profile Irish and multinational companies on large recruitment projects. Chris is currently tasked with sourcing top level construction candidates and highlighting opportunities that Arcon have with our clients in the construction industry.