Jacobs Quantity Surveyor in Umnugobi Province, Mongolia
The Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project is a contract worth$2.8b of surface and infrastructure works and will see JACOBS leading the way for over 6 years to deliver this project successfully and safely.JACOBS is EPCM contractor with a vacancy for an experienced EPCM SMP and an E&I Quantity Surveyor to join our team.
These positions are for a Western Expat to work at OT Site in the South Gobi Desert in Mongolia on a 4/2 FIFO roster.
Working for the Contracts Manager, the SMP and E&I Quantity Surveyors manage all costs relating to the engineering works of the project in conjunction with the Contracts team. It's expected that you will minimise the costs of the project and enhance the value for money while still achieving the the required standard and quality of the project.
An understanding and experience in this role is essential as you will:
Experience as an SMP or E&I QS on large EPCM Mining Projects
Price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project
Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
Track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjusting budget projections accordingly
Procure or agree the services of contractors and/or subcontractors who work on the construction of the project
Measure and value the work done on site
Liaise with the client and other construction professionals, such as site manager, project managers and site engineers
Select and/or source construction materials
Undertake cost analysis or project work
Perform risk, value management and cost control
Advise on procurement strategy
You are required to have:
Previous experience in building or construction in mining
Strong understanding in mathematics
Ability to multitask and work towards deadlines
Excellent Oral and written communication skills, understanding of English language
Experience in Microsoft Office suite (email, word & excel)
Detail foscussed – attention to detail and a methodical approach to work
Strong cultural dexterity & empathy and ability to work across geographies & time zones
Strong understanding of & adherence to Anti Bribery & Corruption laws
Ability to work under pressure and perform steadily during peak work load
Problem solving and time management
Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
Tertiary qualifications in an Engineering Discipline are a requirement of this position. Experience as an SMP or E&I QS in an EPCM is essential.
This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation within a highly experienced and industry-leading EPCM team. Jacobs promotes a safe workplace and healthy work/life balance for all employees. If you are a focused, driven professional who takes pride in their work and is looking for a challenge to work within a multi-disciplinary environment on complex projects then please apply online by clicking on the link below.
Current Employees of Jacobs, Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.
Primary Location Mongolia-Mongolia Countrywide-Umnugobi Province
Req ID: MIN00020H