Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Intermediate Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
REF: 127362
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
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Job Published: 22 days ago

This is boutique main contractor specializing in projects across premium residential, child care and other light commercial builds – $1M - $5M.  This contractor has its own labour force with a staff compliment of around 20. They undertake their own developments as well. They have a small team and are feely social in culture.

They are now looking for a QS that will work across all their projects together with two Directors and a PM. As systems are set up, you will be stepping into established systems

Your role will involve

  • Scheduling/estimating
  • Tender preparation and analysis and presenting to clients
  • Bills of quantities
  • Cost management and being involved in bank drawdowns for the company’s own developments
  • Subcontractor management
  • Progress claims and assessing variations
  • Implementing changes to pricing and claims processing if necessary

I am looking for an intermediate with an interest in working for a smaller contractor. You are an experienced quantity surveyor of at least 3-4 years coming from a main contractor with a relevant tertiary degree. A mix of commercial and high end residential would be ideal. You can multi manage several projects on the go between $1M - $5M. You are well organised, commercial, have an eye for detail, are adaptable and can confidently liaise across a range of stakeholders.

This role offers a completive market salary $90K - $110K

For further information, please call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064 or please email your details to

Ref: 127362