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Quantity Surveyor/Estimator – Washington DC

Location:Washington DC, DC
Employee Type:Full-Time
Industry:Construction Homebuilding Manufacturing
Manages Others:Yes
Job Type:Construction Engineering Science
Travel:Up to 50%

Contact Information
Martin Hurst - Phone: + 1 450 458-7812; Fax: + 1 450-458-7812


Quantity Surveyor/Estimator

- Travel requirements include North Eastern USA and Eastern Canada

- Base location Montreal, Quebec or Washington, D.C.!!

If you've thought about relocating to the Metropolitan Washington, D.C area, consider this opportunity just for you! The climate offers scenic winters, warm summers and a host of inviting things to do; downtown seasonable attractions, monuments, historical achives, outdoor trails, museums, restaurants, shops and a lot more.......Then consider coming to Metropolitan Washington, D.C.!!

Our client, a world class specialist in 'top of the line' Architectural Metalworks, is seeking a professional QUANTITY SURVEYOR/ESTIMATOR for their Eastern Canadian facilities.

Duties include but are not limited to:

- Preparation of cost estimates

- Preliminary estimating, cost planning and cost control

- Project/financial monitoring

- Measurement of quantities

- Claims management, preparation and defence

- Architectural administration

- Value analysis

- Project management

- Procurement management

- Expertise in property management, specification writing, strategic planning would be valuable assets

The candidate will report directly to the President Our client prides itself on loyalty to both its employees and customers and is seeking a strong, likeminded candidate in all disciplines to join their team and be part of their growth for the long term

Very competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful candidate

Requirements Technical expertise:

- Essential 8 - 10 years specific architectural construction experience

- Essential - Preparation of cost estimates (basic computer skills)

- Essential - Project Management

- Important - Architectural Administration

- Important - Procurement/purchasing expertise

- Essential - Willing and able to travel frequently between Montreal and North Eastern USA

- Essential - Strong English communication skills

- Essential - Must have proven track record as a pleasant and cooperative team player

- Essential - Able to work effectively with minimal supervision

- Essential - Dynamic, proactive, well organized and multitask oriented