Candidate Quantity Surveyor


Location field must contain 'city, state' or a zip code to perform a radius search (e.g., Denver, CO or ). City and state must be separated by a comma followed by a space (e.g., Houston, TX )AECOM Candidate Quantity Surveyor Durban , South Africa Apply NowUnder the supervision of a registered Quantity Surveyor, carrying out the normal duties and functions which occur within a professional Quantity Surveying office. These duties and functions include, inter alia: -Preparing estimates of construction costsMeasurement of building quantities for bill preparation and final accountsDrafting Bills of QuantitiesSite visits and site measurementPreparing valuations for issue of interim payment certificatesAssisting with cost management of construction projectsPreparing and concluding final accountsComplying with basic office rules and proceduresComplying with the procedures laid down by the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors regarding obtaining registration. It is expected that registration will be obtained at the earliest possible date.Attending all in-house seminars and workshopsObtaining the required computer literacy and skillsWorking in conjunction with other staff.Ensuring compliance with the firms quality management systems, including establishing a full knowledge of the quality and practice manuals.Conducts surveys to ascertain the locations of natural features and human-made structures on the earth's surface, underground, and underwater, using electronic distance-measuring equipment and other surveying instruments.Operates and manages land-information computer systems, performs tasks such as storing data, making inquiries, and producing plots and reports.Reviews information from survey teams regarding measurement of distances, directions, angles between points and elevation of points, lines, and contours on, above, and below the earths surface.Researches legal records, looks for evidence of previous boundaries, and analyzes the data to determine the location of boundary lines.Records the results of surveys, verifies the accuracy of data, and prepares plots, maps, and reports.An experienced professional with general understanding of area of specialization.Normally receives instruction on routine work.Preferred QualificationsWhat We OfferWe will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether youre working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and lets get started.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.Job Category Cost Management and Consulting ServicesBusiness Line PCCBusiness Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)Country South AfricaPosition Status Full TimeRequisition/Vacancy No. BRVirtual: YesQualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Company
AECOM
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Durban, ZN, ZA