undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work;
Knowledge of estimation/ extracting quantities from Electrical and Instrumentation drawings/ scope description
Material take off, Techno- commercial evaluation of quotes
Knowledge on basic design of Electrical and Instrumentation Projects.
Applying appropriate rates for hour, material, equipment, sub- contracting etc.
Putting competitive bid together
Attending JOBEX, Negotiation meetings with client
assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies;
performing risk, value management and cost control;
advising on procurement strategy;
identifying, analyzing and developing responses to commercial risks;
preparing and analyzing costing for tenders;
allocating work to subcontractors;
providing advice on contractual claims;
analyzing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports;
valuing completed work and arranging payments;
maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations.
Areas that may be worked on once the surveyor has experience and specialised knowledge include:
offering advice on property taxation;
providing post-occupancy advice, facilities management services and life cycle costing advice;
assisting clients in locating and accessing additional and alternative sources of funds;
enabling clients to initiate construction projects;
Advising on the maintenance costs of specific buildings.