Irwin M&E

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Junior Electrical Quantity Surveyor (REF EJQS0224)

Position: Electrical Junior Quantity Surveyor
Department: Quantity Surveying Team
Reporting to: Electrical Quantity Surveyor Manager
Status of post: Full-Time Permanent
Salary: Remuneration Package will be competitive and in line with experience
Location: Flexible, working out of either our Portadown or Mallusk Office

Irwin M&E is driven by values based on loyalty, safety, innovation and success

Job Role

This exciting new role will involve you learning and working with experienced Quantity Surveyors to develop and grow your skills within our QS department. You will gain exceptional training and experience in Measured Term Contracts (MTC), working on our long-term Health and Government contracts that we have recently been awarded. You will be responsible for preparing Final Accounts from receipt of paperwork through to final submission to client. The successful candidate will be willing to learn on the job.

On the Job Training

  • On-site measures of completed and new works
  • PSA schedule of rates
  • Computer systems including MS Excel, Qudos and Barcellos, etc.
  • Detailed training plan provided

Main Duties and Responsibilities

This includes, but not limited to the following:

  • Completion of site surveys and provide full site measure of proposed / completed works
  • Preparation of pre-measured budget costs and measurement for Final Account using Qudos & Barcellos software
  • Survey and preparation of quotations using MTC rates
  • Preparation and submission of Interim Valuations
  • Preparation and submission of Final Account (measurement, quotes, invoices, dayworks, photos, etc.)
  • Support Contracts Manager in the development and delivery of a variety of contracts on time and within budget in order to maximise profit potential
  • Liaising, negotiating and relationship building with clients and consultants

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Time served Electrician
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Competent IT ability
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Desire to self-develop and expand within yourself
  • UK driving licence
  • Be willing to travel

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Ability to demonstrate good team ethos
  • Previous experience in completing MTC paperwork on site

The Company Offers

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Working alongside experts in their field
  • Health cash plan including compensation for dentistry and optical well being
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Additional holiday increase with length of service
  • Team building and activity days
  • Monthly employee value-based recognition award – monetary gift
  • Health, wellbeing and social calendar of events
  • Long service awards

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of Irwin M&E’s continual growth. If you are ready to take your career to the next level and feel you have the ability to meet our criteria, then please send your CV to

We are a Responsible Body for AccessNI. A disclosure check will be undertaken; however, a criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining this role. Our policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders is available on request.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 29th February 2024 at 4pm.

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