Jobs in Jamaica: Director – Quantity Surveying

JOB TITLE: Director – Quantity Surveying

LOCATION:  UDC, Kingston

DESCRIPTION: Responsibility to plan, direct and coordinate the effective delivery of quantity surveying services to support project execution; As the chief technical expert in the discipline, the incumbent will be required to provide advice and guidance to senior management and the Board and represent the Corporation at various meetings and events; Be involved in projects ranging from minor works to major contracts including highways, property, environmental and business services.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying; Membership in the Jamaican Institute of Quantity Surveyors (MJIQS) and/or the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS); Minimum of Five (5) years post registration experience, with three (3) at a senior management level; Expert knowledge of Quantity Surveying principles and practice; Sound knowledge of Project Management techniques; Sound knowledge of building and civil engineering construction technology and techniques; Expert knowledge of government policies and regulations relative to construction projects and procurement process; Confident communicator with team-building approach; Well-developed oral and written communication skills; Excellent human relations skills; Sound research, analytical and report writing and presentation skills; Sound statistical, word processing, database and spreadsheet application skills; Professional presence, recognized integrity, sound judgment and a team-building approach that fosters support

CONTACT INFORMATION: Deputy General Manager, Corporate Services, URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, 12 Ocean Boulevard, Kingston Mall, Jamaica W.I.; Email: [email protected]; Telephone: 922-4012; Fax:  922-4012

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15, 2014