Company: Wood
Skills: Quantity Surveying
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Lead Quantity Surveyor (Wood Group USA, Inc., Houston, TX) (Multiple Positions): oversee the quantity surveying team for onshore oil, gas and petrochemical projects through all project phases. Utilize RHiComs software system. Prepare invitations to tender and schedules of prices for major construction contracts. Develop schedules of rates and associated preambles for unit rate contracts. Develop bills of quantities for bid evaluations. Responsible for cost estimating, overall cost forecasts, and post-contract administration including detailed measurement of IFC/AFC drawings and subsequent agreement with fabrication contractor. Identify need and reach agreement on star rates. Confirm validity of variation order request and claims from contractors. Responsible for the preparation and review of change management policies and procedures. Supervise from 1 to 10 subordinate Quantity Surveyors depending on project size and requirements.

Skills / Qualifications

Minimum Requirements :

Bachelor's degree Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or related field and 5 years of experience in job offered or related occupation

This position requires 5 years experience in the following below:

1. Performing quantity surveying duties within the international oil & gas industry;

2. Working on, administering, and managing various types of contracts, including: lump sum, reimbursable, unit rates, time & material, and contracts with incentive bonus schemes utilizing a specialty unit rate;

3. Contracting, estimating, and bill of quantities and schedule of rates software system.

Travel: Domestic and international travel required up to 10%.
Full time employment, Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week

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Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.