Parsons Corporation Quantity Surveyor in Kuwait

Quantity Surveyor

Location:

Kuwait

Requisition #:

49984

Post Date:

Kuwait

Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.

DUTIES ANDRESPONSIBILITIES

The Quantity Surveyor primary functions are to plan, develop, and supervise all cost and estimating functions, ensure that all project cost activities such as data collection, field estimating, productivity analysis and budget forecasting comply with company and client requirements. Survey and measure work in progress. Value additional works, site instructions, variations and daywork applications.Identify and report potential problem areas, particularly those that are likely to give rise to claims.Conduct final measure on work executed and prepare and agree final accounts.Assist in close-out of completed claims.

Ensure completeness and validity of contractual requirements of any tender document worked on. Prepare Tender Reports including advising on the completeness on Tenderers submissions.

Ensure prompt correct assessment and submittal of Contractors valuations to the client. Check and record measure of work done. Ensure all payments for measured work have supporting documents signed and agreed by the company.

Supports the monitoring and updating of the financial report status of construction contracts and consultancy agreements that will be issued regularly.Prepares and updates the monthly the cash flow expenditures and budget forecast for specific packages for review and approval.

Reviews and/or prepare cost impact of revisions or changes in design as required and prepares checks of the consultants’ estimates. Supports the tender process and financial evaluation of bids as required.

Reviews and comments on BOQs for proposed design changes prepared by others. Review, negotiate and prepare claim settlements as required.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

EXPERIENCEAND QUALIFICATIONS

Degree in Engineering with 12 years experience in quantity surveying involving large sizeinfrastructure and transportation project.

Comprehensive knowledge of Quantity Surveying Standards. Demonstrated advanced understanding of Estimating core processes and procedures.

Extensive knowledge and experience in estimating practices and methods, including demonstrated ability to organize, perform, and present cost estimating products with a minimum of supervision.

Familiarity with construction scheduling processes, materials, means and methods of construction.

Technical and practical comprehension of engineering, procurement and construction methods and techniques.

Candidates must be proficient in English both written and oral. Arabic language communication skills would be a plus.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.