[VACANCY] Quantity Surveyor Trainee

Quantity Surveyor Trainee

Job Type: Full Time

Qualification: BA/BSc/HND

Experience: None

Location: Edo

Job Field: Building and Construction, Graduate Jobs, Internships, and Volunteering


The successful candidates will be trained for 1 (One) year under the scheme.

At the end of the program, we will offer successful candidates permanent employment with the Edo State Government.

Job Description:

  • Prepare a schedule of dilapidation.
  • Interim valuation.
  • Preparation of Bills of Quantities (BOQ).
  • Understand/interpret different conditions of contracts in use in the construction industry.
  • Prepare budgets for construction work.
  • Audit Contracts.
  • Prepare cash-flow analysis of construction.
  • Undertake construction contract management.
  • Undertake construction procurement and tender/bid evaluation.
  • Preparing construction cost estimates.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree (minimum of Second Class Lower) or HND (minimum of Lower Credit) in Quantity Surveying.
  • Evidence of NIQS registration is an added advantage.
  • Candidates must possess NYSC Discharge or Exemption Certificate.
  • Candidates must be computer literate, with good interpersonal/leadership skills, and the ability to effectively work in teams.
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 22-30.
  • Experience in using CAD & GIS Tools will be an added advantage.

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Application Letters with an attached Curriculum Vitae (CV) to:

The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development,

2nd Floor, Block C, Edo State Secretariat Complex,

Sapele Road, Benin City,

Edo State.

And apply online.


  • We will contact only shortlisted candidates.
  • Candidates shall apply for only 1(One) position. Multiple applications will cause automatic disqualification.
  • The selection process will involve a review of applications, interviews, and possibly technical assessments.
  • The Ministry does not require candidates to make any payments to any person or organization as equal opportunity is guaranteed for all candidates in this merit-driven recruitment exercise.
  • This position is open to residents and indigenes of Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
  • The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development is an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Are you interested and qualified? Go to Edo State Government on docs.google.com to apply.

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