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Intermediate Pre Contract Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8500 Job Posted 31/05/2018 Region Canada Location Ottawa, Ontario Salary Neg Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

Pre contract Quantity Surveyors are needed at Junior Cost Consultant, Intermediate Cost Consultant and Senior Cost Consultant level in a number of client offices in Ottawa, Hamilton and Toronto. Work includes building and civil engineering infrastructure work including hospitals and airport work.

Project Details

The Intermediate Pre Contract Quantity Surveyor job role is to work in a team with Junior Cost Consultants working with you and reporting to Senior Cost Consultant colleagues to provide cost estimates for a variety of projects including building and civil engineering infrastructure work including hospitals and airport work.

Responsibilities and Duties

Pre contract cost estimates relating to a variety of building and civil engineering construction works at design phase.
With experience of the theory and practice of pre contract cost planning, you will supervise and train junior staff.
You will work under the guidance of Senior Quantity Surveying colleagues to produce robust cost plans in a cost and time efficient way. With regular reviews, your work will be rewarded and a promotion plan will be available to you.

Desired Skills and Experience

Canadian construction cost or time planning experience preferred although international PQS/cost planning experience considered. Knowledge of architectural, structural and civil disciplines desired with experience of a number of building and civil sectors advantageous.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

A post-secondary diploma or degree in Architectural Science, Construction Engineering, or an area relating to construction and ideally cost or time management desirable. Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors – Professional Quantity Surveyor, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors – Member, Professional Engineer, or another similar accreditation is desirable.

Employing Company Overview and Profile

This cost planning and quantity surveying employer is long established in Canada across a number of cities nationwide.
Their services to clients over many years includes cost planning, cost control, estimating, value management and construction loan monitoring. Full details will be given to shortlisted applicants.

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