Careers – Quantity Surveyor

Kavanagh Engineering are a provider of electrical, property fit-out and property maintenance services. We service the retail, industrial and commercial sectors.

Since being established in 1954 the company has evolved from an Electrical Contracting business into one of the leading suppliers of:

  • Electrical services
  • Shop Fit-outs
  • Cinema Fit-outs
  • Property Maintenance
  • Photovoltaic solar panel systems
  • Supermarket Trolley Anti-Theft Systems

Out client base includes Lidl, Dunnes, Aldi and SCT (IT support company).

Due to exceptional growth we are seeking to recruit a permanent quantity surveyor in our office in Thomastown, Co Kilkenny.

Quantity Surveyor

We are currently seeking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Prepare Tender Risk Analysis based on standard format, Contract documentation including bill of quantities.
  • Placement of sub-contract orders in conjunction with relevant Manager/Buying Department.
  • Review Site Programmes in respect to delays, disruption, damage and sub-contract program.
  • Ensure that client relationships are enhanced to maximize on current and future opportunities


  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills dealing with design team / client / meetings etc.
  • Good attention to detail, with an analytical approach and ability to work using your own initiative.

Application Process

To apply for the above role please submit a copy of your cv to

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Our Clients include

Dunnse Stores logo ESB Networks logo Lidl logo OPW logo
Super Value logo IMC logo Grafton Group logo