Quantity Surveyor

Port of spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Job Reference 1243029

Location Port of spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Industry Oil & Gas - FPSO

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 8, 2024

Airswift is seeking a Quantity Surveyor (Onshore) to work on a Contractor position for around 24 months in Port of Spain with an Oil and Gas Company.



- Support the owner's typical project cost and schedule control functions as required by the Project Manager.

- Support the preparation of comprehensive and accurate cost reports, using data from the owner's systems and information provided by the contractor, including an appropriate level of analysis to ensure a “no surprises” approach.

- Controlling costs through the different phases of the project with an appropriate level of detail (e.g. pile installation, foundation installation, tank erection, installation of auxiliary systems, tank testing, etc.).

- Closely monitoring cost and schedule performance against project baselines to ensure objectives and key performance indicators are met.

- Early identification of potential impacts on cost and schedule objectives.

- Monitor contractor performance and results against contractual obligations to ensure compliance.

- Prepare daily progress reports on quantities installed and overall status of work.

- Monitor contractor reports on equipment, personnel and materials to be charged.  Ensure that rented equipment is returned as soon as possible.

- Review and approve all weekly/monthly resource sheets for reimbursable equipment and personnel.

- Monitor and check progress and approve contractors' progress reports at least weekly to ensure that the value of work done (VOWD) invoiced corresponds to actual progress in the field.

- Reviewing contractors' reports and invoices for accuracy and ensuring that they are in line with the contracts.

- Monitor progress on the ground by the Contractor to approve achievement of key schedule targets associated with the contract incentive plan.

- Verify final installed quantities used in final invoicing and closeout.



- Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management or other relevant discipline.


- Experience in quantity surveying and project control in projects or operational roles.

- Experience of working as an owner's/client's representative.

- Self-motivation and a high level of individual initiative and self-confidence are required.

- Ability to interact, influence and work effectively with members of Management.

- Strong ability to build partnerships, get actively involved and respect the contributions of others.

Fluent English



Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients in STEM industries. We offer a turnkey workforce solution to acquire, mobilise and employ top talent in over 70 countries. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 1.5m specialists, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry. We are proud to serve as a trusted advisor to clients looking to expand their operations internationally and offer employer of record services, payroll outsourcing, as well as HR consulting. 


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