Quantity Surveyor - Heavy Civil (Roads / Bridges / Culverts)

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Superintendent Industry:Construction

Quantity Surveyor - Heavy Civil (Roads / Bridges / Culverts)

  • Competitive Market Salary in line with experience.
  • Great Benefits, including a pension plan, and RRSP.
  • Family oriented work environment.
  • Personal Performance Based/Company Performance bonus (Not Guaranteed)

Our client is looking for a Quantity Surveyor who understands project safety, client satisfaction. This position involves varying levels of engagement between design review and construction execution stages, including; MTO validations, quantity take-offs, data and project cost analysis, quantity reconciliations, review and reconciliation of procurement records and physical progress reports and preparation of project final account.


  • 3+ years Canadian experience.
  • MTO Experience with a General Contractor
  • A civil engineering background

Project values range from $ 3 Million to $10 Million.

Key Essential Duties & Responsibilities; include the following, however, other duties may be assigned.  Reasonable accommodations can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




  • Forensic Audits
  • Cost Estimating & Cost Planning
  • Cost Control & Analysis
  • Project Progress Payment Certification
  • Change Management & Project Variation Analysis
  • Design & Cost Studies
  • Risk Analysis & Contingency Estimates
  • Project & Construction Management
  • Project Scheduling & Resource Management
  • Construction & Project Cash Flows
  • Quantity Take-offs & Validations of Bills of Quantities (BoQs) and/or Material Take-offs (MTOs)
  • Variation Assessments
  • Contract Selection and Formation
  • Tender Review and Contractor Selection Recommendation
  • Contract Management & Administration
  • Report Writing
Skills and Competencies

  • Strong and thorough understanding of the Heavy Industrial/Heavy Civil Construction Industry - development, contracting, estimating and consultant services;
  • Must have previous Oil & Gas Facility experience with a strong understanding of fabrication, module assembly and site construction operations and concepts;
  • Fully self-sufficient within their applicable field/discipline of experience;
  • Will be required to interpret all necessary design and construction project deliverable's as it relates to Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Management scopes of work/services;
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills combined with sound judgement and initiative;
  • Ability to lead, motivate and build strong relationships across all team members and levels;
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and presentation;
  • Passion for business development and managing client relationships; and
  • A combination of experience and education will be considered
Education and Experience

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience;
  • Professionally qualified: PQS, MRICS, P.Eng, CEC or working towards professional designation
  • University degree, college diploma or equivalent in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Structural or Industrial Engineering, Construction Estimating, Construction Project Management or Quantity Surveying
For a full Job Description, please send/apply with a copy of your CV & Project list for a confidential conversation to [Click Here to Email Your Resume].  

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities will be provided upon request during the recruitment, assessment, selection and placement process.

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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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