Quantity Surveyor at a Reputable Company - Willers Solutions Limited

Posted on Wed 20th Oct, 2021 - www.hotnigerianjobs.com --- (0 comments)

Willers Solutions Limited - Our client, a reputable company, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Kaduna
Employment Type: Full-time


  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Performing risk, value management and cost control
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risk
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
  • Providing advice on contractual claims
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments
  • Maintaining awareness of the different contracts in current use
  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations.

Specifications Required

  • BSc / HND in Quantity Surveying
  • Professional qualification will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years post NYSC qualification experience.
  • Candidates must have worked as QS for a construction company.

Additional Information

  • Must understand the different types of bonds and where they are applicable - Advance Payment, Retention, Performance, Bid etc.
  • Must understand how to prepare material and labour scheduling
  • Must be able to prepare BOQ with rates taking off with project drawings
  • Must have an excellent understanding of grades of concrete with their mix ratios
  • Must have an excellent understanding of how to prepare valuations and variation claims
  • Must understand what terms like penultimate valuation, half moiety, LAD, etc.
  • Must understand how to price project preliminaries in relation to an extension of time.
  • Must understand the various methods of valuing preliminaries for an ongoing project
  • Must understand the preambles and conditions of contract – FIDIC, SMM and JCT
  • Must understand the various types of contracts – Fixed, Fluctuating, All-inclusive etc
  • Must understand site materials inventory management and control.
  • Must have executed at least two projects with the value of 500 Million Naira each as the QS in charge for a construction company.
  • Must have a good understanding of how to perform cost control analysis and draw up reports on changes to work and sub contractor’s claim.

Application Closing Date
30th October, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV "Ms Word Format" to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted.