Quantity Surveyor

Posted 05 September 2022
Job type Permanent

Job description

The Company:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a major Residential franchise as Quantity Surveyor. This business delivers across light commercial and residential, comprising of a broad mix of housing typologies, including one-bedroom+ units, townhouses, stand-alone and terraced housing, and sub-division communities. 
This business celebrates and appreciates diversity, collaboration and autonomy. You will have the opportunity to learn a lot while contributing to the wider community.

Key responsibilities will include: 
  • Contract administration.
  • Tendering of sub-trades and materials.
  • Measuring and take-offs.
  • Procurement of subcontractor and supplier agreements.
  • Cost control, budget monitoring and reporting.
  • Progress claims variations and payments.
  • Processing, negotiation and agreement of final accounts.
  • Managing relationships with project manager, clients, architects and other key stakeholders
  • Working to keep the project on time and within the agreed budget. 
  • Working with our Quality Surveyor team to ensure construction costs and production are managed as efficiently as possible.
  • Ensuring compliance with all health and safety regulations, standards and building codes. 
Ideal experience and skills: 
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience
  • Professional or trade qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • A strong track record in the NZ market
  • Proficient in Microsoft word, Excel and preferably Microsoft project
  • Sound knowledge of the residential construction industry
  • Excellent numeracy, verbal and writing skills
  • Strong organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent relationship-building and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work in a team and negotiate positive outcomes
Salary, tools of the trade, exciting environment with plenty of training and career progression. Access to mental health and wellness programme. 

Please apply online or if you require further information on the role, contact Sasha Cunningham 027 290 7251 sasha@assemblerecruit.com