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Position Senior Quantity Surveyor
Job Reference NumberV10312014c2
Number of Posts 1
Terms of Service Three (3) year contract, renewable subject to satisfactory performance.
Work Station --
Date registered26-Mar-2015
Opening Date of Advert27-Mar-2015
Closing Date of Advert17-Apr-2015

- The candidate must have:-
- i. A degree in either Building Economics, or Building Management. The candidate must be registered as a Quantity Surveyor with a relevant professional body.
- ii. Minimum of 10 years’ post registration experience.
- iii. A Masters degree in Building Economics, or Building Management, Procurement or Supply Chains Management, Business Management or Project Management will be an added advantage.
- iv. Experience in coordinating the work Quantity Surveying, preparation of cost estimates, tender documents, valuation certificates of new buildings and rehabilitation
-maintenance construction contracts works, and supervising personnel responsible for such work, including private consultants.
- v. Good communication and computer technical skills (these would include, MS Word, , Excel, MS Project etc.).
- vi. Good personality and high integrity.
Duties and Responsibilities
- The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be the head of Quantity Surveying Section and will be responsible to the Chief Architect.
- Key Duties & Responsibilities: i. Overall management of the Section, ensuring all staff carry out their work efficiently, including ensuring that proper contracts and tendering procedures are followed within judiciary.
- ii. Preparation of cost analysis and estimates of proposed new and rehabilitation
-maintenance constructions.
- iii. Preparation of tender documents (including Bills of Quantities), valuation of construction works and advising on contractual matters.
- iv. Maintaining a register of contractors and consultants, including their qualifications and profiles.
- v. Maintaining files for construction and consultant contracts.
- vi. Supervise the work of staff in the Quantity Surveying Section, including private consultants engaged by the Directorate.
Important Information
-You are required to attach detailed curriculum vitae, including daytime telephone contact, copies of academic and professional transcripts, certificates and testimonials Note:
- (i) Please do not apply for these positions if you:-
- • Responded to our earlier advertisement on the same positions.
- • Lack the required qualifications and experience as per the advertisement.
- (ii) Only short listed candidates shall be contacted and any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
- The Judicial Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer