Intermediate Quantity Surveyor Permanent Job in Christchurch, Canterbury

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posted date

Friday, 3 March 2017

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Construction, Trades & Mining

start date

Thursday, 23 March 2017

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand


NZ$75,000 - NZ$90,000 per year

job description

Here is an opportunity to join an established commercial construction business in Canterbury region. This main contractor is continuing to go from strength to strength, operating at the forefront of Christchurch industry best practice. Having an experienced team of professionals, this company is growing steadily every year. They are working with public and private sector organisation ranging from large-scale framework agreements to specialist projects.

With their successful track record, they are now searching for a self-motivated Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Christchurch city. You will be working closely with senior staffs where you will be able to utilise your technical skill level to the next step. You will be highly motivated to be successful, technically sound and have a history of project variety and completion of projects from mid-tier contractors in fit out/interiors, commercial, retails and public sectors.

To be considered for this role, you'll be required the following attributes:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • 4 years in Quantity Surveyor professional environment
  • Experience in pricing, budgeting, estimating, contract variations and final accounts
  • Experience on projects valued up to $15 million
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills at all Previous mid tier contractor experience
  • Strong technical skills including relevant software experience
  • MNZIQS, NZIQS, RICS qualified preferred but not essential

If you have built up a successful 8 years in the industry and you have been exposed to the many facets of quantity surveying then we would like to hear from you. Your short track should be essentially built here in New Zealand, however, if you have some overseas experience, we still encourage you to apply.

This organisation is growing every year and look to take on individual’s who keep striving to move up the ladder. This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your experience and skills into an organisation that encourage their employees to get on the path to career success. This is an opportunity that can’t be missed!

Only those with a Valid Work Visa or Full Working Rights for New Zealand will be considered.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link or email your updated CV as a Word Document to

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Sharon Xu on (0) 3 335 3815

The Randstad CPE team (Construction, Property and Engineering), Claire French (Civil Professional Specialist), Tanya Guerin (Commercial and Residential Professional Specialist), Sharon Xu (Talent Resourcing Specialist) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions. For full details please visit our website at or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank you.

Randstad currently has a number of construction requirements; please visit our website at for regular updates. SK916752A

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