Quantity Surveyor - Christchurch

Civil Engineer
£40,000 - £49,999
20 Aug 2012
19 Sep 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading construction company in need of experienced Quantity Surveyors to work on the Christchurch rebuild project. These positions carry a salary in the region of 75 95k plus benefits. The successful candidates will advise and manage schedules and costs relating to insurance claims. The main duties are to carry out quality assurance of schedules prior to submission; review and collate building inspection reports into schedule of quantities including pricing & valuing the work; issue all reports, prices and valuations to the loss adjuster for approval to proceed; prepare tender documentation and negotiate with and appoint contractors, and monitor and report on construction costs until completion of claim. Candidates must have a Diploma or Degree in Quantity Surveying and come from a P.Q.S. and/or contractor background and have a good understanding of timber housing, construction or commercial buildings. We are familiar with international time zone differences as a significant component of our recruitment is from overseas, so we speak with overseas candidates most NZ mornings/UK evenings. If you require further information, please feel free to call Sam on 0064 9950 4812 and I will call you back. Or, email me:sphillips@catalystrecruitment.co.nzwith your resume and telephone number and I will contact you. If you are seriously considering a move toNew Zealand, it is important that you understand what such a move will involve. The first question anyone will ask you at interview (recruiter or employer) will be: What research have you completed regarding your move toNew Zealand? Therefore, to make your move a success, it is essential that you are as prepared as possible. Catalyst has prepared two booklets to help you increase your chances of making a successful move. Our free reports are available to download from tinyurl.com/catalystbooklets and include: • a 12 page Q&A booklet on moving to NZ • a 60 page detailed report on the Christchurch Rebuild If you decide to work through Catalyst, not only will you receive the necessary information via these booklets and regular newsletters to assist your move, but you will be automatically perceived by our clients as well prepared and your application will be taken more seriously.