Senior Electrical QS

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  • Location

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Our client is mechanical and electrical engineering contractor. They provide full mechanical and electrical contracting services as well as specialist high voltage (HV) and medium voltage (MV) design and construction services across a number of different sectors including Data Centres, Life Sciences, Industrial Manufacturing, Substations and Renewables, Power Generation, Petrochemical and Commercial.
They are currently recruiting for experienced Senior Electrical Quantity Surveyors in prestigious projects in the Greater Dublin Area.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Skilled and budgeting, reporting, developing BOQ's, profit plans.
Manage subcontractor accounts, interim valuations and final accounts. Ensure payment certificates are processed and payments are made per the agreed sub-contract and procurement terms. Retentions apply as per agreements.
Ability to identify potential commercial risks and ensure prompt reporting of same to Senior Management. Follow direction of Senior Management in undertaking work duties.

Undertake and manage interim commercial meetings with the Client and Internal Project Team. Report in detail as required for the Project Manager on the commercial status of the project.

Ability to administer the contract obligations and meet additional Client requirements. Issue interim and final accounts and progress applications per project and contract requirements. Monthly applications to be all inclusive of accurate remeasures, site changes, dayworks and any applicable contract claims. Identify escalations, material or labour, as appropriate.

Have a practical understanding of scheduling and the associated commercial implications. Ensure close collaboration with Planning Engineer regarding accuracy of progress reporting.

Capable of costing and agreeing daily work changes to include managing the subcontractor remeasurement of contract works, site dayworks and site change orders.

Maintain accurate records and provide necessary detailed backup to support commercial tracking and costing.


Minimum 7+ years of Quantity surveying experience essential on Electrical Projects.
QS Degree Qualified
Proficient in excel.
Detailed knowledge of commercial management and QS Role within construction
Knowledge of contract conditions and their applications
Overall understanding of the business, client and Sub Contractor relations, and installations
Excellent Communication/Interpersonal Skills
Process driven and focused on EHS and Quality Work Management Systems and Processes

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