K. A. Aravinda,
Street *, ******** ***, ********* ***,
Discovery Gardens, Jabel Ali, Dubai,
Mobile phone: +971-**-***-****
Dear Sir / Madam,
APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF QUANTITY SURVEYOR
Attached CV is presented for your consideration and my qualifications and experience would probably make me a potential candidate for an available opportunity in your company. I am currently available in Dubai on Visit Visa status seeking for a career development opportunity in contracts, commercial and cost management disciplines and able to join immediately. I have graduated with B.Sc. (Hons) in Quantity Surveying Degree Sheffield Hallam University, UK. I work independently as well as in a team setting and possessed 4 years of working experience as a quantity surveyor.
With the present qualifications, if I am given an opportunity as an employee in your esteemed organization I assure you to contribute for the best of my ability. Also perform for the mutual benefit of the organization & to myself.
I look forward to hearing from you.
Thank for your valuable time and consideration.
K. A. Aravinda
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K. A. Aravinda
B.Sc. (Hons) in Quantity Surveying & Construction Management Mobile : +971-**-***-****
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Self-motivated and dynamic Quantity Surveyor with Four (4) years of experience in Contracting Quantity Surveying practices in various projects.
To acquire a challenging position in the Quantity Surveying field, where I can gain a continuous development in my career through enhancing my skills and experiences while serving the organization with vast range of knowledge, skills and competencies I possess and to acquire the ultimate goal in my career which is to practice standard Quantity Surveying profession. Work Experience
Quantity Surveyor – SLP Engineering Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, Colombo, Sri Lanka (October, 2015 – September 2019)
Duties and Responsibilities
Preparation of Contractor’s payment applications in the all stages of the project
Preparation of variations and claims
Clarifying Project Team on the scope of works included and allowed in Contract
Drafting Contractual letters and other correspondence.
Negotiate and agree for new unit rates for variations
Quantities take off, rate build up and preliminary cost calculation for estimation
Send inquiries to suppliers and sub-contractors, follow-up for quotations price offers, negotiation and prepare analysis on each particular item for pricing
Preparing, reviewing, monitoring and reporting cash flow of the projects
Review & evaluation of payment applications and preparation of payment certificates to issue to sub-contractors
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Residential Development (Capitol Twinpeaks – Tower 2 – G+50+R) at Staple Street, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka. – Plumbing Services (From December 2018 to September 2019)
Trivium Apartments (G+9) at Butgamuwa, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka. – Complete scope of MEP Services (From November 2016 to January 2019)
Unilever Sri Lanka Limited, Horana, Export Processing Zone Boralugoda, PC Rebuild Project & Soap Plant – Fire Protection & Detection System (From May 2017 to November 2018)
Scope Cinema at Colombo City Centre, Colombo 02 – Electrical & Plumbing Services (From January 2018 to February 2019)
Food Studio at Colombo City Centre, Colombo 02 – Complete scope of MEP Services (From January 2018 to January 2019)
Orwell Luxury Residencies (G+27+R) at Deal Place, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka. – Complete scope of MEP Services (From August 2016 to April 2018)
Movenpick City Hotel (2B+G+23+R), Colombo 3, Sri Lanka. – Complete scope of MEP Services (From October 2015 to August 2016)
Successfully completed BSc. (Hons) in Quantity Surveying & Construction Management Sheffield Hallam University, UK (October 2017)
Successfully completed BTEC HND in Quantity Surveying and Building Economics (Pearson Edexcel, UK)
Successfully completed the sound contract administration course conducted by Prof. Indrawansa Samarathunga (Prof. Sam)
Standard Documents / Forms Familiar with
FIDIC Conditions of Contract
Principles of Measurement International (POMI).
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook, Project)
Computer Aided Designing (Autodesk AutoCAD)
Infor LN ERP System Work
Cirrus PMS System Work
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Leadership & Other Activities
Sergeant of the K/Taxila Central College Cadet Platoon. National Cadet Corps in Sri Lanka
Leader of the K/Taxila Central College Boys Western Band (2013)
Senior Prefect– K/Taxila Central College (2011/2012)
President of the Taxila Karate Club, K/Taxila Central College (2011/2012)
Obtained Diploma in Karate Do licensed receiving to the rank of SHO (1st dan) Non-Related Referees
Mr. Dilanka Wickramasinghe Mr. H. G. Isuru Sampath BSc (Hons) QS, MRICS, AAIQS, ACIArb BSc (QS) Hons, MRICS, MAIQS, AIQSSL Senior Cost Consultant Quantity Surveyor
NEA & Partners, Khatib & Alami CEC
United Arab Emirates. Dubai, UAE,
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