Vacancy – Senior Quantity Surveyor

Jul 14, 2022

J&D Pierce (Contracts) Limited are looking to strengthen the commercial team with a Senior Quantity Surveyor located at their Glengarnock office. If you have experience with structural steelwork fabrication and erection and are looking for a new challenge with one of the largest structural steelwork contractors in the UK, then please email your CV to

No agency calls please.

Candidate Requirements

 Core Responsibilities

  • All employees are equally responsible for the health and safety of themselves, colleagues, and their working environment.
  • Employees actively adhere to the Company Values with conviction and enthusiasm.
  • Ensure compliance to the company and industry regulatory requirements to protect the business and its employees.
  • Always represent the company in a safe, ethical, and professional manner.
  • Maintain good working relationships with both internal and external clients, including colleagues.


Key Objectives

  • To provide Quantity Surveying services with minimal direction from the head of department
  • Manage all assigned contracts ensuring they are delivered in full, to cost and to programme.
  • To perform all duties in accordance with the companies Health and Safety Policy and Quality Assurance procedures
  • To act in the best interests of the company and protect the business from unnecessary commercial, reputational, and ethical risks
  • Liaise across all company departments to effectively communicate project requirements
  • Represent the company in a safe, ethical, and professional manner at all times
  • Help to ensure all department objectives are met
  • Maintain comprehensive and accurate project records
  • To contribute to the full extent of their capabilities to achieve the most effective operational standards and practice
  • Maintain high standards of attendance, punctuality, and personal appearance

Main Responsibilities

  • Preparing interim applications for payment
  • Contract administration and cost control
  • Final account preparation
  • Issuing early warning notices for changes affecting cost/time
  • Reading and interpreting complex structural and architectural drawings
  • Pricing variations
  • Pricing daywork sheets
  • Procurement advice
  • Contract and dispute advice
  • Working with all company departments involved in delivering projects to time and budget
  • Attend meetings and undertake site visits where required
  • Engaging subcontractors where works are outsourced
  • Certifying payments to subcontractors and issuing payment notices
  • Agreeing subcontract terms and conditions
  • Agreeing bonds and warranties as required on contracts
  • Formulating schedules of works for incorporation into subcontract agreements
  • Vesting materials for off-site payments

All candidates should apply with a full CV 


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