Quantity Surveyor – Mechanical & Electrical
Our company Faithful and Gould (www.fgould.com) is an International Property, Construction & Event Management Consultancy with specialist capability in the Project and Construction management of a varying types of projects, with offices across Asia, Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Subcontinent and Australia. Our office locations are complemented by those of our Parent group SNC Lavelin enabling us to draw on an international knowledge base in delivering the next project to our large and extensive client base.
The Quantity Surveyor – Mechanical & Electrical (QS M&E) will be responsible for the successful delivery of projects with the desired project objectives.
The incumbent must have adequate knowledge and information about the business and the project in order to make informed value decisions for both the Client and the Company.
The roles and responsibilities include:
• Manage and oversee a Mechanical & Electrical QS team
• pre-tender and tender duties
• taking off and measurements
• preparation of BQs, tender documents and tender pricing
• attending tender interviews with the client if necessary.
• Post contract administrative work, e.g. manage variations, valuations
• Project close out
Upon award of the project, post-contract duties might follow, including procurement and pricing, sourcing for subcontractors and suppliers, negotiating the rates and preparing contractual agreements, processing payment claims from subcons and submitting progress claims to the client, handle Variation Orders, assist in dispute settlements, and finalising accounts.
The successful candidate should posses:
Degree in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering or related disciplines
Minimum 5 years of working experience in Building and/or Engineering projects preferably with consultancy background
A breadth knowledge across all aspects of M&E knowledge and excellent technical knowledge in a number of specific areas
With wide range of projects experience in all sizes and dimensions.
Sound computer knowledge
Familiarity with MEP cost estimates/tender preparation and evaluation/interim valuation/final account close out; knowledge of different types of Conditions of Contracts will be an advantage
Please apply with your detailed resume with recent photograph including current & expected salaries, and your availability to commence work. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Faithful Gould is a world leading integrated project and program management consultancy. We build long-term partnerships with our clients because we are trusted to outperform.
With a turnover, more than HKD 3 Billion, Faithful Gould is staffed by over 2,500 experienced and passionate professionals across our offices in Asia Pacific, the United Kingdom and Europe, the Middle East and the Americas.
We protect and maximize our clients’ interests through intellect, innovation, positive thinking and problem solving. Our integrated approach transforms potential into reality such that we shape the future of infrastructure and property developments and the societies in which we work.
Working with our clients and partners, we believe that the scale of what we can accomplish together is greater than anyone can imagine.
Faithful Gould is a part of the Atkins Group (www.atkinsglobal.com) which is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins employs over 18,000 professionals globally and is publicly listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Faithful Gould is currently looking for an experienced Senior Commercial Manager to join our Hong Kong team.
Faithful+Gould is looking for a competent Senior Cost Manager to join our Singapore Team. You are competent in providing an effective and efficient Cost Management service to clients. You continually strive to improve your contribution and value by developing your knowledge and expertise with colleagues. You help to develop new business opportunities as you broaden your experience and deepen your client understanding and relationships.
Responsibility, under minimum supervision, for smaller commissions/projects or assistance on major commissions/projects with defined levels of accountability.
Being a good ambassador for Faithful + Gould and your profession.
Providing guidance and technical advice to different stakeholders.
Having the confidence to work unsupervised.
Actively broaden your experience and expertise in line with the core competencies.
Have an up-to-date and developing knowledge of legal and technical matters relevant to the work you do, and the law of the region or country in which you practise.
Participating in relevant internal/external training initiatives.
Applying the principles of quality assurance and environmental management in compliance with the organisation’s Policies.
Developing your understanding of the organisation’s Policy and arrangements for managing your own personal safety while at work.
Managing the client relationship and service delivery on a commission or project basis in conjunction with senior colleagues.
Understanding the clients’ programme and project objectives.
Assisting to generate repeat business.
Assisting to develop new business opportunities.
Enhancing your communication skills, particularly with customers, to reflect the organisation’s values
Awareness of the professional and commercial implications of your work.
Building on your understanding of Faithful+Gould’s and Atkins’ service offering and promoting the benefits these bring to clients.
Understanding of the wider Faithful+Gould and Atkins business, including appreciation of activities outside your own team/region, overall services offered and strategic objectives
Consciously monitoring how you interact with others, in accordance with the organisation’s values.
Mentoring trainee, assistant and graduate colleagues
Looking for Quantity Surveyors at all levels
Experience at both pre-contract / post contract stages
Advantage of having / projects using BIM and comfortable with using BIM in service delivery (estimating / Take offs etc.)
Minimum 5 to 10 years’ experience