Umgeni Water – Quantity Surveyor


QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Details

Closing Date2020/05/22
Reference NumberUMG200430-1
Position Reference No200004765
Position TitleQuantity Surveyor
Job Type ClassificationPermanent
Location – Town / CityPietermaritzburg
Reporting To (Position Title)Manager – Engineering Services
Purpose of the JobTo take responsibility for the management of all quantity surveying activities undertaken within the Engineering Services Department of Umgeni Water.
Key ResponsibilitiesManage communication with clients, internal and external stakeholders and industry bodies on matters pertaining to standards and quantity surveying needs * Conduct Quantity Surveying activities by delivering high quality estimating contractual documentation * Conduct estimates on system, cost and unit-rate data bases * Perform general functional administration and management.
Minimum Qualification, Knowlege & SkillsMinimum Requirements: Matric with BSc in Quantity Surveying with 5 years minimum experience in Quantity Surveying including in-training experience * Registered Quantity Surveyor Professional with South African Council for Quantity Surveying Professionals * Unendorsed Code 08/ EB Drivers Licence OR Matric with B-Tech in Quantity Surveying with 7 years minimum experience in Quantity Surveying including in-training experience * Registered Quantity Surveyor Professional with South African Council for Quantity Surveying Professionals * Unendorsed Code 08/ EB Drivers Licence. Knowledge and Skills: Knowledge and experience of computerized Quantity Surveying systems * High level Computer Literacy * Knowledge of project cost estimation during all life cycle processes including the ability to apply quality management principles to estimating and schedule development as well as the ability to carry out analysis on estimates and schedules * Knowledge of Engineering systems and processes preferable * Ability to compile reports and tender documentation, especially Schedules of Quantities * Ability to work quickly and accurately with figures * Must have a good working knowledge of conditions of contract used in the field of Civil Engineering (GCC, NEC, FIDIC) * Must have a good working knowledge of contract price adjustment * Customer/ Client Focus * Social Responsibility * Assertive * Adaptable * Take initiative * Must be an analytical thinker * People management skills * Teamworker * Self-Directed and Results driven * Posses negotiating skills.
Please NoteIf you do not receive a reply within four (4) weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
apply here: https://umgeniwater.erecruit.co/candidateapp/Jobs/View/UMG200430-1/Quantity_Surveyor

Policy

Appointment will be made in the context of Employment Equity.