Quantity Surveyor

Posted 3 months ago

We’re on the look out for experienced Quantity Surveyors to join the ADCO team, working in the office and on site.


Job Description

ADCO was established in 2009 with a mission to bring added value to construction projects for clients and design teams for the price they’re paying at the preconstruction and delivery phases – the value of experience, skill, knowledge, time-saving, efficiency. But also added value to the building because the quality will last for decades. Whilst ADCO Contracting itself is young, our project team is made up of industry-recognised professionals with decades of experience, a wealth of knowledge, and expert know-how.


About The Role

ADCO is seeking an ambitious, enthusiastic and talented Intermediate Quantity Surveyor/Estimator with a minimum of 3 years’ experience and a valid degree to join our team and continue expanding our company further.


Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Preparation of project costs and evaluation.
  • Preparation and management of subcontractors, suppliers and material procurement
  • Reviewing of contract documents before execution of contracts with subcontractors.
  • Prepare/update with procurement of all subcontractors for projects and recording such for senior management via procurement schedule, budget cost reports (updated for monthly cost review meeting).
  • Responsibility for agreeing on monthly valuations.
  • Budget control, material management/valuations.
  • Tendering for projects.
  • Preparing BOQ’s, taking off measurement from drawings.
  • Re-measuring of works.
  • Negotiating material rates with suppliers for contracts.


Key Skills and Competencies:

  • Quantity Surveying: 2-3 years in Ireland
  • Working with contractors: 1 year
  • Knowledge of MS office/outlook/cubit
  • Capable of working as part of a team



  • Bachelor’s (preferred)


Work From:

  • on-site
  • Office

The successful candidate will join our customer-facing engineering team and represent our core values of excellence in quality and customer service.

Our company is expanding, and we seek to employ enthusiastic professionals to grow with our company. If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please submit your CV and a member of our team will be in touch.


  • Competitive salary
  • Annual Leave 21 days (Pro Rata)
  • Free parking
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD)
  • Become part of a great team
  • Work on large scale projects

ADCO is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workspace where everyone’s background and ideas count. Our main goal is to find the best possible talent regardless of place of birth, racial or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, religion, opinion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy.

Contact careers@adco.ie for more info.

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