Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Quantity Surveyor


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Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 45 years in Ireland, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.


About us.

Position Summary

  • Supporting Lead Package QS’s on multi-discipline remeasurement contracts
  • Quantity taking off, framing of item description and cost estimates.
  • Requires interaction with own and other discipline to complete estimation tasks.
  • Perform discipline, project, ISO and administration tasks.
  • Read & Understanding architectural & structural drawings.
  • Read A CAD drawings and taking measurements from such drawings.
  • Interpreting Model Dumps and Model information for application in quantity remeasurement
  • Highly Motivated individual with a willingness to learn
  • Good communicator and ability to integrate into a team environment.


  • Recently obtained 2:1 degree in Surveying or Construction Economics
  • Member of a professional body and working towards chartered status
  • Knowledge of software packages like Autocad, Microsoft Office, Revit, Cost-Ex
  • Some experience required in preparation of Bills of Quantities
  • In depth Knowledge of methods of measurements
  • Competency in BIM / 3D Modelling Tools and Software and measurement applications such as Cost Ex.

We are looking for Graduates who have studied relevant modules/projects as part of their studies.

Start your journey with Jacobs

Jacobs Graduate Development Programme (GDP) is recognised throughout industry as a benchmark of good practice and is designed to fulfil the needs of all graduates, in addition to technical development needs specific to their particular discipline.

Graduates complete a series of competencies based upon business requirements, comprising the optimum mix of blended learning which complements chartership progression and provides them with the technical and business acumen required to advance their career. Additional benefits include:

  • An invitation to attend our residential 'Graduate Conference' weekend in the Lake District to meet Jacobs graduates from across the globe and members of senior management
  • Paid holidays of up to 33 days; inclusive of national and public holidays
  • A broad flexible benefits package including the option to buy additional holidays, travel insurance, contributory pension scheme and the cycle to work scheme.


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Job ID Number: LIF0000U1
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Cork
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying

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