AECOM Candidate Quantity Surveyor - Expression of Interest in George, South Africa

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Position Title Candidate Quantity Surveyor - Expression of Interest

South Africa - Western Cape


Job Summary

Due to our strong pipeline of projects we may have an opening for an experienced Candidate Quantity Surveyor. The role would be based in George, Western Cape.

If you would like to be the first one to hear about this opportunity when it will arise, submit an expression of interest now and let’s stay in touch.

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.

Minimum Requirements

2 - 4 years’ experience in Quantity Surveyor.

Other comments:

  • Software experience on WINQS, DIMX and Microsoft Office;

  • Good knowledge of the Standard System of Measuring Builders Work;

  • JBCC (and other) forms of contract, cost management;

  • Preparation of tender procurement documentation, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSc Property Development / BSc QS or Honors (QS)

  • Registered as a Candidate with SACQSP

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Quantity Surveying

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191259BR

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.