Quantity Surveyor Taranaki

The Company

Snowboard at Manganui, hike the Pouākai Crossing or surf at Oakura Beach - the choice is yours in sunny Taranaki. With a rich culture and strong sense of family and community, this is the place to be.

Business is booming for Livingstone in Taranaki, and our fast-growing team are looking for more great team members to join the crew!

Operating from five North Island regional offices, Livingstone Building, a family-owned business, has expanded over 70+ years into a highly respected construction company.

We have formed long lasting relationships with clients in the education, healthcare, retail & hospitality and industrial sectors. With every project, we give you innovation and excellence.

But this cannot be achieved without our 200+ employees. Our people are at the heart of everything we do and take pride in constructing our clients award-winning buildings. We aim to create positive impacts that will last for generations.

We have a history of growing our own. We will support your career pathway. Livingstone’s culture of support, mentoring, training, and growing you as a person, is shown through many of our current team members that have been with us for 10, 20, 30 and 40 years!

Our solid, well-respected Taranaki team of 32 office and site staff, includes a QS department of 5 passionate team members that we want you to be part of! 

Learn more on our website! 
The type of work: 

  • Livingstone’s have tight relationships with new and ongoing clients
  • You’ll work on a variety of exciting commercial projects
  • With a solid pipeline and projects ready to start, you’ll be able to hit the ground running
The Role: 
As a Quantity Surveyor you will coordinate and facilitate projects for clients, ensuring costings are provided and projects meet budgetary requirements. The responsibilities include:

  • Tendering, estimating, and contract administration tasks
  • Effective communication with management, consultants, subcontractors and clients
  • Delivery of promises, meeting deadlines and maintaining procedures and policies
The successful candidate will have:

  • A qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • A Full clean NZ driving licence
  • An understanding of Construction Contracts and the CCA
  • Been working as a QS for 3-5+ years
  • Experience in the commercial construction sector (desirable)
  • To have excellent attention to detail, and deliver on time, every time
  • A great attitude to achieve the best in everything you do
What we can offer you: 

  • A competitive salary and package
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment where everyone trouble shoots and shares ideas together
  • A challenging environment to further your growth and knowledge
  • A fun and passionate organisational culture
  • Medical Insurance upon 12 months service

We would love to hear from you! Please apply now or send your CV to express your interest to [email protected]

Only applicants living and working in New Zealand will be considered for this position.
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