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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job ID: 5575
Business Unit: MTA Construction & Development
Location: New York, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Delivery Services Office
Date Posted: Jun 21, 2024




This position is eligible for telework, which is currently one day per week. New hires are eligible to apply 30 days after their effective date of hire.  



Senior Quantity Surveyor 


Construction & Development 


Delivery/Delivery Services Office 


Vice President Project Controls 


2 Broadway 


9:00 AM to 5:30 PM or as required (7.5HR/ DAY) 




$78,037 to $102,423 


Open Until Filled 




The Senior Quantity Surveyor role will cover all aspects of commercial management/quantity surveying throughout the project lifecycle from initial inception/business case to completion/commissioning. 



Duties include (but are not limited to): 


Monitor schedule for submission of deliverables and other contractual notices and certifications. 


Monitor project budget and earn value in coordination with the Project Manager and Design Leads.   


Assist with the identification of project financial issues and recovery options. 

Prepare/distribute Commercial monthly reports as requested. 


Collaborate with the Project Manager regarding overall monthly progress reporting. 


Education and Experience 


Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Architecture, Economics, Construction or Project Management, Business Administration, Transportation, or a related field.  


Must have a minimum of five (5) years of related experience.   




Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  

Proficient computer skills (i.e., Windows environment, Microsoft Office, PeopleSoft, Oracle, etc.) and strong business administrative skills (i.e., presentations, report and letter writing, time management, etc.). 


Other Information 

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”). 

Selection Criteria 

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview. 


How to Apply 

MTA employees must apply via My MTA Portal. You can submit an online application by logging into My MTA Portal, clicking the My Job Search ribbon, and selecting the “Careers” link. Logging in through My MTA Portal will link your BSC ID number to your job application to identify you as an internal applicant. 

Equal Employment Opportunity 

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities. 


The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply. 




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