Mechanical Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Accom, Flights, Allowance, Tax Uplift
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR66261_1525976251
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2018 19:17

Job Description

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor


Salary/Package: £65,000 - £80,000 + accommodation, flights, and generous living allowance + tax uplift + pension, holiday pay.

Rotation: 3 weeks on. 1 long weekend off

Job Ref: JR66261

A highly regarded specialist M&E Contractor is seeking an Mechanical Quantity Surveyor to join their pharmaceutical team to work on a large project in Dublin.

This M&E contractor offers the successful Mechanical Quantity Surveyor an excellent package, including the following benefits:

  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Generous living allowance
  • Uplift to cover any additional tax
  • Transfers to and from sites

All standard company benefits are also on offer such as holiday pay and competitive pension etc.

For any Mechanical Quantity Surveyor not wishing to relocate to Dublin, the client will pay for rotation flights back to the UK which is offered as 3 weeks on, 1 long weekend off. This means you remain in Dublin for 3 weeks (5 day working week) before returning home for a long weekend off work paid.

Progression is very important to this particular company. It's common for Quantity Surveyors to progress from a Graduate QS up to Commercial Manager. The client will also offer day release and pay for and support any CPD or further education. This company will also pay for any relevant memberships and help you achieve and pay for Chartered status if you wish (RICS).

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities and Duties

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

  • Measuring from plan drawings and isometrics to produce fully priced detailed bills of quantities c/w labour hours and material costs
  • Tracking costs and labour through the project
  • Preparing costs for variations
  • Producing monthly valuations
  • Carry out full construction take offs, prepare construction cost plan, track costs, labour costs, cash flows and efficiency through the project
  • Prepare subcontract packages for procurement, agree contracts and assist / manage to final account stage
  • Supporting and aiding the Senior Project Manager

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Requirements

The ideal Mechanical Quantity Surveyor:

  • At least 3-5 years' experience as a Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
  • Multiple and recent project experience working on pharmaceutical projects as a Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
  • Ideally a degree in Quantity Surveying, but this is non-essential for any applicant with on the job experience

To Apply:

To apply for the position of Mechanical Quantity Surveyor, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre or pharmaceutical construction sector, please call Joe on 01189 522 240 or email a copy of your CV to

Joe on

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