JOB VACANCY: Quantity Surveyor at Onstream Group


Onstream Group – With over 35 years of international
experience within the Oil & Gas Industry and Industrial

The Onstream Group has strategically aligned
itself with its business partners & affiliates to provide cost-
effective and operational efficient solutions.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location : Rivers

The Job
The successful candidate would provide Company with value of work done management services including
preparation of work pack, materials and labour estimating,
quality of work done monitoring, etc., to aid management
in the implementation of output based service pricing
models, minimize successful contractual claims, achieve
value for money, contribute to company’s good corporate
image, meet contract objectives and ultimately contribute
to achievement of Cost Leadership in the management of
Maintenance Services Contracts (MSC).

The duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
Verify value of work done and confirm work
completion to standard requirement for invoicing
Prepare a Client specific library of unit rates, in order
to achieve better controls in managing contractor
performance and generate value improvements
through increased transparency in efficiency and
Independently identify and use the best indicators for
each performance aspect, the sources of data, and
how to collect data. Execute efficiency, productivity,
quantity and ‘day in the life of’ surveys to calculate
norms and standards for mechanical, electrical and
civil maintenance disciplines;
Prepare estimates of probable costs of time
materials, labour and equipment for (field)
mechanical, workshop, fabrication, vehicle
maintenance, lighting, scaffolding, insulation,
painting, etc., to be used as input for the calculation
of unit rates and other estimates in the Client’s
contracts. Initially, main focus is on the integrated
maintenance services contract that primarily serves
the Client’s plant maintenance.
Prepare a selected library of unit rates with specific
relevance for the Client, through efficiency and
productivity surveys and CMMS data analysis.
Compare results with other site’s schedule of norms
to correlate and extrapolate a full set of unit rates,
tailored to the Client’s productivity and efficiency
Enable better controls in managing contractor
performance and generate value improvements
through increased transparency in efficiency and
Develop, implement, run and maintain a unit rate
calculation tool including training of users; Building
the required structures and networks with the
maintenance departments, CPM and contractor(s).
Influencing behavior across contract users in order to
improve the right use of contract rates, and improve
the transparency of contractor’s quotations.
Advise Maintenance coordinators and engineers on
management and recording of variations. Assess,
negotiate and agree valuation of variations. Advise in
respect of raising financial commitments and
obtaining authorities for variations.
Assist in the preparation of tender assessment
models for term contracts and assist contract
owners in technical and commercial evaluation of
Provide initial unit rate figures for the preparation of
the maintenance contracts tender and assist with
negotiations with the contractor about quotations
and unit rates implementation.
Assist the S/D coordinators and cost controller in
the preparation of S/D estimates (±30% to ±3%);
Give support to the maintenance and S/D planners,
engineers and cost controller by checking
calculations and enhance the (future) use of unit
rates in the preparation of cost estimates and
Report and advise on potential for cost savings,
method improvements and manpower efficiency for
discussion and realisation with the contractor(s) in
order to further improve cost performance;

Job Requirements
The right candidate should possess the following:
A University degree in Quantity Surveying,
Membership of any relevant professional body will be
an added advantage or A University degree in Engineering.
3 – 5 years’ post-graduation experience, 2 of which should have been in quantity surveying, work preparation and cost monitoring in an oil or gas

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

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