Quantity Surveyor Jobs at Lamu County

Job Group ‘L’ (1Post)

REF: LCPSB/ADV/2017/27

Terms of Service: Permanent &Pensionable

Requirements for the Quantity Surveyor Job

  • A Bachelor of Arts degree in building economics/ quantity surveying.
  • Must have at least three (3) years’ experience in the relevant field;
  • Must be a registered member of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya (IQSK) or Architectural Association of Kenya (AAK);
  • Certificate in Computer applications from a recognized institution; and
  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Quantity Surveyor Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and / or the client;
  • Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work:
  • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertake feasibility studies;
  • Perform risk, value management and cost control;
  • Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks;
  • Prepare and analyse costing for tender;
  • Allocate work to subcontractors;
  • Provide advice on contractual claims;
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports:
  • Value completed work and arrange payments;
  • Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
  • Understand the implications of health and safety regulations.

How to Apply

Applicants must attach photocopies of the following documents:

  1. National Identity Card
  2. Academic and Professional Certificates.
  3. Valid Clearance Certificate of Good Conduct, Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Credit Reference Bureau (CRB), Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) and Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Tax Compliance.
  4. Any other relevant supporting documents.

All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:

The Secretary

Lamu County Public Service Board

P.O. Box 536-80500


Important information

  • The applications should reach the County Public Service Board Office on or Before 8th December, 2017
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Youth, Women and persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.
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