Mechanical Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Mechanical Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sweden
Salary: €50000 - €70000 per annum + Accommodation, travel, living allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HH69483_1574967192
Contact Name: Heather Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2019 18:53

Job Description

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor


Salary: €50,000 - €70,000 + rotation package

Job Ref: HH69483

An international main contractor is urgently seeking a Mechanical Quantity Surveyor to work on one of the largest high-tech construction projects currently in progress in Sweden. The successful Mechanical Quantity Surveyor will be expected to assist with large construction packages on a data centre construction project through to completion.

This is a great opportunity to join an established company with a wealth of projects in the critical systems sector throughout Ireland and Europe. The contractor's project list includes data centres, pharmaceutical builds, hospitals, and many others.

On top of basic salary, you will get accommodation provided as well as a return flight every 3 weeks for a long weekend (17 days in country, 4 days home), in country transport, and a living allowance.

The Responsibilities of the Mechanical Quantity Surveyor

The Mechanical Quantity Surveyor will be expected to:

  • Cover pricing and assessment of variations and contract entitlement negotiation
  • Responsible for cost controlling
  • Liaising with mechanical 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
  • Produce control document when project secured
  • Review proposals with Designers and select/agree subcontractor enquiry
  • Procurement of subcontract packages
  • 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

Mechanical Quantity Surveyor Requirements

The Mechanical Quantity Surveyor should have the following skills:

  • Proven experience managing large scale packages
  • 3 years + experience as a Quantity Surveyor on large scale construction projects
  • Ideally a degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Mechanical bias with an appreciation for other packages

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

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