Quantity Surveyor

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Full Time
  • Post Date: February 7, 2024
Job Description

The role involves working on projects associated with Infrastructures and Sanitary projects

Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

1. Technical delivery

  • Manage all facets of Pre-contract quantity surveying including cost planning & cost estimates, quantity take-off, preparation of bills of quantities based on CESMM, POM(I) or other bespoke format as per project specifications & drawings, Engineer’s estimate and life cycle cost where required.
  • Prepare tender documents, respond to bidders’ tender queries and post tender correspondence on contractual and commercial matters, Commercial Evaluation of tenders and report submission.
  • Prepare contract documents upon award of tender.
  • General post contract administration, Provide guidance and review of Advance payments, interim payments, Statement at Completion, Release of Retention & Final Statement.
  • Provide guidance and review of Valuation of variations, agreement of new rates, Issuing the Taking Over Certificates and Defects Liability Certificates.
  • Advise on commercial matters & produce necessary documents/reports
  • Support site teams to ensure that contractual requirements are complied with.
  • Support site teams on contractual matters based on applicable Conditions of Contract.
  • Review, evaluate & negotiate cost claims.
  • Establish prolongation cost based on approved Extension of Time claims.
  • Review of guaranties, bonds and insurances.
  • Produce financial reports as required.
  • Commercial & Contractual correspondence.
  • Review of Contractors Programme of works & other reports.
  • Prepare, update & maintain historical commercial data/rates etc. including resourcing quotes/prices from market

2. Collaboration and working as part of a team

  • Work in conjunction with peer engineers to overcome project design challenges
  • Liaise with other discipline teams and/or teams working remotely from other regions to facilitate completion of project tasks
  • Liaise with sub-consultants and sub-contractors to facilitate completion of project tasks
  • Ensure timely delivery of assigned works with self-motivation according to the present day demands and requirements of Clients.

3. Follow safe work practices and adhere to company guidelines and policies for planning and executing work in a safe manner

  • Complete all work in line with Stantec’s Core Values and in accordance with the Stantec’s Quality Systems, Project Quality procedures and Health & Safety procedures.
  • Design for safety

4. Client Services and Stakeholders Management

  • Internal and external client liaison
  • Ability to build and maintain lasting and positive relationships
  • Cordial relationship with all the stakeholders.

5. Other duties as required from time to time


  • Good level of client service management, i.e. able to interface with clients and build and maintain positive relationships with our clients
  • Capable to analyze, assess, evaluate issues, complexities pertaining to projects/work packages and support the team in mitigating them in advance
  • Rigorous attention to detail, able to understand and adopt workflows and commitment to professional development
  • Flexible attitude to accepting different work assignments and proactive attitude to project execution and delivery
  • Experienced with tendering for wet infrastructure projects within GCC, preferably with contractor’s firms.
  • Experienced with local and international guidelines/standards/codes and technical specifications for wet infrastructure projects.
  • International working experience, e.g. GCC Region (preferred)
  • Excellent command in English both written and spoken
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload, with close attention to detail
  • Ability to make decisions with limited supervision and guidance
  • Strong team working capabilities, committed to working with all levels of management on a daily and ongoing basis
  • Proactive, working effectively in coordinating activities and complex tasks, taking professional responsibility and ownership
  • Punctual, attentive and competent in adhering to Stantec’s policies, procedures and work practices


Quantity Surveyor (Bahrain)


  • Bachelors in Quantity Surveying or B.sc in Civil Engineering
  • 10+ years relevant experience
  • MRICS or progressing towards MRICS or other equivalent body/institute or registered with CRPEP, Bahrain (Grade A) desirable.
  • Excellent command of English both written and spoken.
  • The ability to manage a heavy workload, with a close attention to detail.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • The ability to work autonomously, self-review of work on a regular basis while consistently meeting your objectives.
  • Strong teamwork capabilities. Commitment to working with all levels of management on a daily and ongoing basis.
  • A proactive approach, working effectively in coordinating activities and complex tasks, taking professional responsibility on all matters related to work.
  • Be of the highest caliber: punctual, attentive and competent in adhering to COMPANY’s policies, procedures and working practices.
  • A flexible approach to working hours and travel.


Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Civil Engineering

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