Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, N. E. England, England
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + €27,000 Allowance + Accom + Travel
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR684631_1568015972
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 09, 2019 08:59

Job Description

Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor


Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 + €27,000 Living Allowance + Accommodation + Travel

Job Ref: JR684631

Rotation: 10 days in country, 4 days off out of country

A major multinational main contractor is urgently seeking an experienced Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Denmark. You will be working on a hyperscale data centre construction project worth over €500 million. This is a great opportunity for a Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor to work for a company that has an impressive portfolio of specialist construction projects secured across Europe and the entire world.

Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor based in Denmark

  • Responsible for the overall day to day management of the commercial and surveying aspects of new build, refurb and design and build projects

Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities and Duties

The job of the Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor will involve the following:

  • Manage/monitor all commercial aspects of projects.
  • Pricing and assessment of variations and contract entitlement Negotiation
  • Subcontract administration
  • Responsible for cost controlling
  • Liaising with all parties from initial enquiries through to final accounts
  • Actively work with Project Managers relating to contract variations
  • Identify areas of risk/scope and develop with the project team
  • Manage take off Bill of Quants (BoQ)
  • Produce control document when project secured
  • Review proposals with Designers and select/agree subcontractor enquiry
  • Lead procurement of subcontract works packages
  • Organise and chair subcontract settlements
  • Provide support in respect to legal/contract issues associated with the project
  • Attend post tender/pre-qual interviews and report accordingly
  • Attend site meetings as necessary
  • Input to the supply chain/preferred suppliers for constructional elements in conjunction with project teams for subcontractors/suppliers

Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Requirements

The ideal Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor will have:

  • Mechanical or MEP bias
  • Computer literate with working knowledge of Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and logical skills
  • Data-Centre or other similar high-tech facility experience (pharmaceutical, semi-conductor, etc.)

To Apply for the position of Lead Mechanical Quantity Surveyor, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please contact Joe Raymond at Project Resource Ltd.

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