Quantity Surveyor

Contact Philip Maloney
  • Salary: €60,000 - €80,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Sonas Technical are currently seeking a Quantity surveyor for upcoming projects in the Dublin region. The company in question are one of the largest utilities contractors in both Ireland and the UK. This is a full time, permanent position with an excellent package on offer for the successful candidate. As part of the role you will be working on a water utilities project at the Quay in Dublin, the project is due to start in the coming weeks

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Team Working

· Encourage and develop a culture of commercial awareness within the team.

· Ensure the site team adheres to group procedures and governance

· Development, motivation & performance management of junior staff

· Delegation of appropriate work to junior staff, whilst maintaining accountability

Commercial Service Delivery

· Preparation of internal commercial reporting and any other reports which may be required.

· Preparation of Valuations/Application for payment with full supporting documentation in accordance with the contract.

· Preparation of Cost Reports to the Client with contractually compliant supporting documentation.

· Preparation and management of subcontract and material procurement schedules.

· Administration of subcontractor/supplier accounts from the preparation of detailed requisitions, monitoring and authorisation of subcontract payments through to agreement of final accounts.

· Undertake the contract administration, including change management and maintain associated registers.

· Identifying commercial risks, opportunities, value engineering and change.

· Challenge & manage in cost control / cost mitigation.

· Ensure the correct site records are maintained.

· Implement a WBS structure to satisfy the Client & Contract requirements.

· Assist with preparation of the Cost to Complete and Risk analysis Register for the projects(s).

· Preparation of change events, extension of time claims, final accounts etc.

· Measurement of quantities in accordance with the standard methods of measurement as required.

· Ensure appropriate Client Management is initiated and maintained.

· Helping to maximise the cash position, including WIP control, cash flow production & improvement plans.

· Maintain / assist in the production of the margin improvement plan on the project.

· Undertake any other work as required of you by your line manager

Corporate Development

· Attend client engagement events for equivalent level customer feedback.

· Involvement in Business Improvement Initiatives.

General (All Employees)

· Participate in, and positively promote, the Murphy Never Harm Programme

· Undertake any reasonable duties expected of you.

. Carry out all work in accordance with health and safety and any other legal requirements

. Ensure compliance with the Company policies and procedures

· Manage the performance of all employees assigned to you in accordance with legislation and company procedures.

· Attend and engage fully in any learning and development activities that are deemed appropriate by your line management.

· Participate and engage fully in company appraisal/performance review processes and constantly work to improve your individual, your team and the wider group’s performance.

Note: In addition to these functions personnel are required to carry out such other duties as may be reasonably required in order to support the objectives of the Group/Company/ Operational Unit


Degree qualification in Quantity Surveying/Construction Economics

On route to being Chartered Quantity Surveyor (MRICS) or equivalent.

Full driving license.

All roles are expected to have the relevant competency skills cards


Commercially astute. Excellent knowledge of Standard Forms of Contract and Standard Methods of Measurement.

Estimating and takeoffs

Computer literate with strong skills in Microsoft Office Applications (Word/Excel/Outlook/PowerPoint)


To apply please send your CV to Philip.maloney@sonastechnical.com or apply directly through Indeed

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