AF25813 - Senior Quantity Surveyor | EET Engineering | Makkah - KSA

Department: Al Futtaim Real Estate
Country: Saudi Arabia
Location: Mecca | Saudi Arabia
Closing Date: 12-Apr-2017
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Engineering

For more information on Al Futtaim Engineering please visit www.afengineering.com

Al-Futtaim Real Estate

Al-Futtaim Real Estate offers comprehensive services from selection of site and feasibility studies to construction and property management. The range of properties administered and leased in the UAE includes warehouses, showrooms, workshops, offices, villas and apartment buildings. Al Futtaim's warehousing complex at Rashidia in Dubai, measuring over one million square feet, is by far the largest owned by any company in the Gulf. This is used as a central warehouse for the group, stocking vast quantities of electronic goods, automobiles, commercial vehicles, heavy equipment and inventories of spare parts. The company also has some 200,000 square feet of showroom space and 600,000 square feet of workshops in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Fujairah, Sharjah, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain. Among the largest of these are the showrooms of Al Futtaim Panatech and Al Futtaim Motors in Dubai.

Residential properties in Dubai owned by Al Futtaim Real Estate, include some 900 apartments and villas like Al Garhoud, Safa village and Al Hamriya Villa Compounds, Dar Al Muteena, Dar Al Buteen, Dar Al Buteen II, Dar Al Khabeesi, and Dar Al Muragabat. These properties are characterised by a high standard of accommodation and leisure facilities. In keeping with the economic growth of the United Arab Emirates and Dubai, it is envisaged that Al-Futtaim Real Estate will concentrate its efforts and resources towards the development of prestigious real estate complexes to supplement the growing demand for commercial and residential properties.

About the Business::

Al-Futtaim Engineering is multi disciplinary engineering organisation which has been operating throughout the United Arab Emirates since 1974. As a member of the Al-Futtaim Group, we enjoy the benefits of being a part of one of the leading business houses operating in the lower Gulf Region.

Through our five divisions, we offer a wide variety of products and services in the construction, commercial and industrial sectors. Our involvement in numerous large scale projects in the UAE has given us a wealth of experience. From Scaffolding to Elevators and Security Systems to Air-conditioning, Sanitaryware and Facilities Management, the Al-Futtaim name spells quality & reliability.

Our MEP Projects division provides solutions from design, engineering, supply, installation and commissioning in one coordinated package or as individual services in conjunction with other contractors. Some of our projects are residential buildings, offices, shopping malls, hospitals, hotels, schools, showrooms, public utility buildings, industrial units, mosques, warehouses, high rise towers and Infrastructure works.

About the role ::

 

Carryout the MEP Quantity Surveying duties on the project and assisting the QS Department and site team in all related commercial and contractual requirements. To be commercially aware and to protect the companies interests in respect of claiming all monies due to works executed, changes, delays, claims, etc.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Recording and monitoring of all site activities and costs being expended on the project
  • Preparation and summaries of all measured works
  • Maintain a schedule of submissions and responses, for approvals, inspections, variations, etc.
  • Prepare take offs from drawings and compare with site measurements
  • Preparation of Interim Valuations and Final Account • Preparation of MEP Tender documents including pricing • Tabulation of Price Comparison and Cost Summary
  • Reconciliation of materials and works executed during the month
  • Preparation of Sub Contractors payments and recording / monitoring of all site works
  • Preparation of Monthly Commercial reports in conjunction with PM and site team
  • Maintain all MEP QS documents and logs / registers applicable
  • Co-ordinate with all company departments as required for the execution of the Project

 

Experience:
  • 10  Years of experience in Contracting; including 5 Years of experience in GCC  Region
  • 10 year experience in Quantity Surveying
  • MEP experience essential
Qualifications:
  • Degree in Engineering or related construction activity
Other Information:

Certifications / Licenses Required:

  • Prefer MRICS/MCIOB or other accredited professional body relating to QSing

Size / Cost  of the Project involved :

  • Various – must be able to demonstrate project at AED50m+

Type of the Project Involved :

  • Various new build – residential/retail/commercial

Behavioral Competencies Required :

  • Good communicator/leadership/team player

Other Specifics such as :

  • Min 35 years – fluent in English / No nationality restrictions – would suggest Asian due to salary banding

 

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.