The Quantity Surveyor is part of the project team for a major water pipeline project and will be providing all necessary assistance to the construction supervision team with respect to all financial aspects and contractual matters in the project. He / she will participate in the review and approval of interim payments, project variations and other contracts related matters.
All matters relating to the financial and contractual aspects of the project.
Participate, record and assist in the preparation of the minutes of the progress meetings.
Responsible for all financial and contractual matters throughout the course of the work in the project.
Participate in all commercial meetings.
ensure prompt submittal and completeness of Contractors monthly payment applications and in finalizing the payment certificates.
Maintain and streamline all cost and quantity records.
Advise the RE and RE's on measurement procedures and calculation of interim and final quantities.
Evaluate the unit rates for new work items and present for review.
Participate in recording the details and monitor the day works recording and process.
Responsible for the preparation of variation orders.
Participate in the Evaluate contractual claims
Participate in the evaluation and recommendation of entitlement of Contractors claims
Advice on contractual matters related to financial issues.
Ensure completeness and validity of all contractual requirements.
Monitor the contractor's resource allocation.
preparation of financial statements for monthly report.
Partake in the auditing of payments to Contractors.
Check and record measurements of completed work.
Monitor contracts final cost estimates.
review, negotiation and preparation of claim settlements with the Contract's Department of Client and the Engineer (PMC).
Participate in the preparation of Final Account with all supporting documentation.
Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering and 8 years demonstrable experience in Quantity Surveying and Contract Administration on major infrastructure and water pipeline projects preferably in UAE.
Major water pipeline experience
Construction of pipelines, topo survey, construction of chambers, foundation of buildings and steel structures
Must have a sound knowledge about contractual relationships.
Must be fully computer literate and able to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports, etc. and any project specific engineering and construction relevant software.
RICS or equivalent accreditation
Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills.
Must be available in UAE