2023 University Graduate - Quantity Surveyor - Dublin

Requisition ID: 265477 

  •  Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Dublin, IE 

Bechtel helps clients deliver projects of purpose that create a lasting positive legacy globally. These projects create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure; connect communities to resources and opportunities; get us closer to net zero; tackle critical environmental challenges to protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

We are currently recruiting a Graduate Quantity Surveyor for an initial assignment supporting an aviation project in Ireland. Bechtel will be working in an integrated team with our client to support the delivery of a Capital Investment Plan of circa €2bn within an operating airport environment. 


To achieve this goal individuals from Bechtel bring their experience and expertise to the role while working within the client’s organisation as part of an integrated team. We commit to supporting the client’s goals while promoting our values of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust and collaboration guided by our Vision, Values and Covenants.



Position Summary


We are looking for ambitious, capable and driven recent graduate to work as a Quantity Surveyor within the Project Controls function. The successful candidate will be provided with training and opportunities to further advance their skill sets. This will also involve periodically rotating between projects and disciplines to gain a broad understanding of the function within the organisation.


This is an exciting opportunity to contribute and develop project critical commercial skills.



Typical Responsibilities


  • Manage work performance, early warnings, compensation events, disputes, payments and securities
  • Review construction and engineering work performance in the field to contracted requirements
  • Coordinate with other team members to analyse the commercial merit of disputed positions
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives aligned to client project development needs
  • Prepare reports enabling proactive executive management decisions project progress and risks



Skills and Qualifications


  • An accredited RICS degree in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or similar
  • Ideally, industry experience gained through an internship or similar
  • Intermediate level at MS Excel, Project, Word and PowerPoint and numerically literate
  • Ability and willingness to relocate and/or travel to domestic and/or international project jobsites



What you can expect from us


At Bechtel we offer a competitive salary package with the opportunity for flexible working to achieve greater work-life balance. Employee wellbeing is at the centre of our business and Bechtel is committed to offering you the benefits and resources to live healthy lives. We can offer:


  • Graduate Training Programme
  • Full support towards obtaining Chartership (our programme is accredited by the RICS)
  • Excellent industry experience
  • Networking and social events with other graduates
  • Flexible Working
  • Private Medical Coverage
  • Life Insurance Program
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability Scheme


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.