Quantity Surveyor

  • McConnell Dowell
  • Suva, Fiji
  • Jul 12, 2019
Full time Construction Engineering

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join our project team based in Suva, working on this multi-staged upgrade of the Australian Defence Wharfs.

About the role

  • Cost control and contract administration
  • Management of procurement process and liaison with suppliers and subcontractors
  • Scoping and pricing head contract changes
  • Submission of variations
  • Cost reporting and forecasting
  • Process and reconciliation of payments

Here's what you will need

  • Proven quantity surveying experience in civil contracting, preferably as head contractor or major subcontractor
  • Experience with FIDIC, NEC3, NZS3916 or similar
  • Skilled in variation submissions, along with sound cost contract and contract administration experience
  • Highly analytical and organized, with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Working knowledge of HS&E requirements
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Good working knowledge of Workbench and Kofax accounting systems.
  • Proven background in contractual negotiation and subcontractor management

About us

We are a leading engineering and construction company operating across New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, and we’ve been responsible for constructing some of the largest and most challenging civil projects in these areas. The company also operates in Australia, SE Asia and the Middle East. Our expertise includes the construction of bridges, roads, tunnels, mining, infrastructure and ocean outfalls. We hire the best and brightest in our field. It’s something we’re proud of. We strive to be the industry leaders, and it shows in our work.

To Apply

Please apply online, please note all successful applicants are subject to pre-employment police, medical, drug and alcohol tests and local visa requirements. Note these are not FIFO roles. 

Job Functions

Other Professional

Industry

Construction  

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor