Chuka University – Quantity Surveyor.

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Qualification Requirements

i. Must be a holder of a master’s degree in building economics from a recognized university
ii. Must be registered by the Board of Architects and Quantity Surveyors of Kenya.
iii. Must have 3 years experience as a Quantity Surveyor Grade 13
iv. Be knowledgeable in relevant computer packages

Duties and Responsibilities

i. Draw bills of quantities for University building constructions
ii. Liaise with architects and the Resident Engineer contracted to other selected consultants and contractors in construction works
iii. Reviewing construction plans and preparing quantity requirements.
iv. Scrutinizing maintenance and material costs, as well as contracts to ensure the best deals.
v. Liaising with site managers, clients, contractors, and subcontractors.
vi. Preparing reports, analyses, contracts, budgets, risk assessment, and other documents.
vii. Advising managers and clients on improvements and new strategies.
viii. Keeping track of materials and ordering more when required.
ix. Documenting any changes in design and updating budgets.
x. Establishing and maintaining professional relationships with external and internal stakeholders.
xi. Traveling from the office to various sites as required.


Interested applicants are advised to visit the Chuka University website: for the conditions for eligibility, requirements and other details for all the positions.


Applicants must submit ten (10) copies of application letters giving details of their age, education and professional qualifications, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone and email address, and enclosing duly certified copies of certificates and testimonials and giving names, addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence, and a detailed Curriculum Vitae.

Applicants should request their referees to write and their confidential recommendation letters sent on their behalf directly to the undersigned. The name and the reference number of the position for which application is made should be clearly indicated on the envelope.

Applications should reach the undersigned not later than Friday 12th November, 2021 at 5 p.m.

The Vice-Chancellor
Chuka University
P. O. Box 109-60400, Chuka

Chuka University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.




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