Quantity Surveyor, Auckland

Last update 2024-04-16
Expires 2024-05-16
ID #2001472023
Quantity Surveyor, Auckland
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Modified January 20, 2024


Looking for a challenge and have experience working as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction market, then working for Cake Commercial Services could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Cake Commercial Services are a leading protective coatings applicator who specialise in providing protective coatings for concrete and steel as well as Passive Fire Protection (intumescent and penetrations). We have numerous clients throughout New Zealand and pride ourselves on being a forward thinking and innovative company.

Due to a continued, demanding and varied workload, our business is looking for a qualified Quantity Surveyor to undertake the following duties.

Purpose of the role

As a traditional Quantity Surveyor will you need to have experience in both pre & post contract tasks.

One of the primary purposes of this role is to interpolate 2 D and CAD construction drawings to produce accurate materials quantity take-offs to produce Tender pricing.

You will also be required to collate progress measures and claims, invoicing, and analysis of payments received.

Key Accountabilities

Work closely with admin team to ensure accurate cost reporting and financial performance of projects

Assist Project Managers with collation and negotiation of variations

Prepare and review Final accounts

Produce detailed and accurate quantum take-offs from 2 D or CAD construction drawings and collate pricing for numerous large-scale projects

Work proactively and effectively with internal management team to ensure materials take-offs and quotes are produced within the agreed timeframes

Assist with producing progress claims and issuing invoicing on a monthly basis

Technical Skills

Tertiary QS qualification with some practical experience or background in a QS/estimator role over a minimum period of 5 years

Good computer skills essential

Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

CAD, Cost X or BIM experience would be beneficial but not a pre-requisite

Attitudinal Skills

Proven team player

An ability to learn.

A desire to buy into a very strong internal culture.

Planning and organisational skills.

Ability to multitask.

So, if you think you fit the bill, are up for the challenge, have a clean full driver's licence, hold NZ residency or a valid work visa and are drug and alcohol free then please apply now.


Alternatively, please visit our web site for further information

No overseas candidates please. No agencies thank you.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Quantity surveyor

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