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Lead Quantity Surveyors/Cost Engineers

Job Information
LocationQS Jobs in Johannesburg
SalaryR900k - R700;
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc QS
Experience10 years

Job Description

A PQS firm specialising in Engineering and Mining Projects is looking to employ Lead Quantity Surveyors/Cost Engineers.

Minimum Requirements:


• 10+ years experience in Engineering and/or Mining Industry


• Experience in FEL Stages of a project (i.e. Concept, Prefeasibility and Feasibility Stages)

• Experience in compilation of CAPEX (Capital Estimating) including compilation of estimating plans, basis of estimates and review/benchmarking of estimates

• Experience in compilation or assistance in compilation of WBS structures for CAPEX purposes

• Experience in method of measurements and compilation of Bills of Quantities in WinQS for Earthworks, Civil Works,

Structural Works, Plant Piping and Mechanicals

• Extensive experience in either FIDIC or NEC Conditions of Contract (preferably both)

• Working knowledge of JBCC

• Experience in compilation of enquiry and contract documents

• Experience in the TEAR process (Tender Evaluation and Adjudication Recommendation)

• Experience in the preparation of Final Accounts

• Experience in Payment Certification and Accompanying Budgets

• Cost Control

• Basic Working Knowledge in Scheduling

• Working knowledge in Contract Administration (to be able to guide Contract Administrators in their on-site functions)

• Experience in Procurement Operating Plans (POP’s) and Contracting Strategies

• Experience in Costrac or PRISM an added benefit

Other positions within this firm include (details can be found under PQS jobs on our site):

- Senior Quantity Surveyor/Cost Engineer (Minimum 6 years experience)

- Quantity Surveyor/Cost Engineer (Minimum 3 years Experience

- Junior Quantity Surveyor/Cost Engineer (Minimum 1 year experience)

- Contract Administrator (Minimum 3 years experience)

- Scheduler/Planner (Minimum 5 years Experience)

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Roxanne on 021 555 0432.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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