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Company Franklin Smith
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Pay & Benefits NZ$70 - NZ$80 per hour
Listed Thu 29 Mar, 3:20 pm
Type Full time, Contract/Temp
Reference BBBH2139
Contract Site Quantity Surveyor

Job title: Contract Site Quantity Surveyor
Company type: Main Contractor
Contract type: Contractor (PAYE or GST)
Contract duration: 6 months - 9 months
Start date: ASAP
Location: Auckland
Salary: $70-$80
Project Types: Commercial Building

Company Brief:

Franklin Smith are currently recruiting for a tier 2 main contractor who specialise in projects ranging from $5m through to $40m across education, government builds and Apartments. Due to company growth they are now seeking a contract QS to work across two projects based in New Market and Remuera.


Managing the commercial element of two highly prestigious Auckland city projects the Quantity Surveyor will be based on site and responsible for the profitable delivery of the project. The Quantity Surveyor will be directly involved with the following functions:

  • Cost Planning
  • Procurement & tender evaluation
  • Negotiation & preparation of contract documents
  • Valuations
  • Cost reporting
  • Final accounts
  • Contract administration
  • Management of Quantity Surveying/Procurement Process.


  • 5 + years' experience within Quantity Surveying, preferably with a main contractor
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying - Preferably chartered but not essential
  • Ability to price and estimate projects from $10m - $130m
  • Ability to agree final accounts, negotiation with sub-contractors
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Leadership abilities and self-motivated

To discuss the above role in more detail or to enquire about other interesting job opportunities, please contact Michael Donaghy on 09 281 2862, alternatively, please e-mail a copy of your CV and covering letter

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.