Candidate Quantity Surveyor MEP - Military veterans preferred

2021-11-23
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Bellville
South Africa

South Africa - Western Cape, Bellville

Job Summary

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Under the supervision of a registered Quantity Surveyor, carrying out the normal duties and functions which occur within a professional Quantity Surveying office. These duties and functions include, inter alia: -

  • Preparing estimates of construction costs

  • Measurement of building quantities for bill preparation and final accounts

  • Drafting Bills of Quantities

  • Site visits and site measurement

  • Preparing valuations for issue of interim payment certificates

  • Assisting with cost management of construction projects

  • Preparing and concluding final accounts

  • Complying with basic office rules and procedures

  • Complying with the procedures laid down by the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors regarding obtaining registration. It is expected that registration will be obtained at the earliest possible date.

  • Attending all in-house seminars and workshops

  • Obtaining the required computer literacy and skills

  • Working in conjunction with other staff.

  • Ensuring compliance with the firm’s quality management systems, including establishing a full knowledge of the quality and practice manuals.

Core Accountabilities:

  • Accountable for a variety of complex tasks covering:

  • Show interest towards or have experience in the MEP side of Quantity surveying .

  • Mechanical: HVAC Systems, Fire Protection , Fire Detection.

  • Electrical: Lighting, Small Power , MV and LV Installations , Containment.

  • Plumbing & Piping and the like.

  • Willing and eager to learn.

  • Professional work etiquette at all times

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 3 - 5 year experience.

  • Must be strong in estimating and BOQ production

  • Must be able to work under pressure

  • Must have experience in WinQS / DimX / Excel

  • Knowledge of POMI and CESMM measurement systems will be an added advantage

Preferred Qualifications

  • BTech. Quantity Surveying Or

  • BSC Property Development / Honours (QS) Or

  • BSC Property Development

  • Engineering Diploma / Degree

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line PCC

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258199BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.