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MEP Quantity Surveyor(s)

  • Job reference: FG-005193
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction
  • Location: Abu Dhabi
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Why not...

SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies; with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.


Our aim is to protect and maximise our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.


Key services include : Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.


Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focussed our digital transformation around platform modernisation and product development and through standardisation and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.


Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.


Acquired by SNC Lavalin in 2017, we also have an extensive depth of geographic exposure across 50 countries and the breadth of 53,000 experts. As one of the largest engineering contractors, we have access to 17,000 staff in the Middle East making us one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the region.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Cost planning, estimating and BoQ production for MEP services;
  • Post contract MEP variation evaluation and management;
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control functions;
  • Advising on procurement strategy;
  • Preparing tender and contract documents;
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders, tender negations and recommendation reports;
  • Undertaking costs analysis project work;
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • Providing advice on contractual claims;
  • Writing detailed progress/ cost reports;
  • Interim valuations and payment certificates;
  • Management of bonds, insurances and guarantee logs;
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations;
  • Reporting to Resident Engineer on all commercial issues;
  • Client facing and leading commercial meetings.
Experiences and Qualifications:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or MEP;
  • Min 6 years post qualification experience;
  • MRICS preferred or enrolled on RICS APC as minimum;
  • Must have consultant and/or client background;
  • Must have previous MEP experience;
  • Must have proven experience of FIDIC Red Book “Re-measurable” Contracts;
  • Knowledge in the use of CATO or similar is required;
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Independent worker who is able to work well with minimal supervision;
  • Possess good project background and proven English language technical writing ability and skills;
  • Work Location: Abu Dhabi, Emirate of Abu Dhabi

Rewards and Benefits


We offer an excellent package which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Accommodation allowance;
  • Transportation allowance;
  • 22 calendar days annual leave;
  • Medical and life insurance cover;
  • Company gratuity scheme;
  • Discretionary bonus scheme;
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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