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Senior Executive Quantity Surveyor (5 Year Fixed Term Contract)

19-11-21 10:11
Cork City Council

Job Description

An opportunity now exists in Cork City Council for the role of Senior Executive Quantity Surveyor – 5 Year Fixed Term Contract The City Council invites applications, from suitably qualified persons, who wish to be considered for inclusion on a panel from which vacancies for Senior Executive Quantity Surveyor – 5 Year Fixed Term Contract may be filled.

The initial placements will be in the Councils Infrastructure Delivery Directorate, but successful candidates may be assigned to work in/for other Directorates over time. The Senior Executive Quantity Surveyor will be required to work as part of a team reporting directly to the Director of Services or nominated Senior Engineer. He/she will also be required at times to work independently under his/her own initiative as circumstances demand. The duties shall encompass the full range of quantity surveying services across the full project life cycle.

Job Requirements

Candidates shall, on the latest date for receipt of applications:

• hold a professional qualification in Quantity Surveying that is prescribed under the Building Control Act 2007, or a qualification in Quantity Surveying, that is equivalent to a qualification so prescribed in Section 29 of the Building Control Act 2007 and

• be eligible for registration as a Quantity Surveyor under the Building Control Act 2007 without requiring further assessment. Any appointment by the employing local authority will be subject to registration under the Act

• have at least seven years satisfactory relevant experience of quantity surveying

• possess a high standard of technical training and expertise

• possess a high standard of administrative and management experience

•have satisfactory knowledge of public service organisation or the ability to acquire such knowledge.

• Driving Licence - When required to do so holders of the office may be required to drive a motor car in the course of their duties and should therefore, hold a full driving licence for class B vehicles free from disqualification and medical limitations.

Further information is available in the Candidate Information Booklet available on our website at

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