Quantity surveyor interview questions shared by candidates
Question at informal interview stage: What experience do you have?
Other then labour work on construction sites none. I have transferable skills from several other jobs not related to construction and I'd like to think of myself as a blank canvass with an open and willing mind to learn and gain experience.
Why Mott MacDonald? Why QS? What do you know about the engineering sector? What sets Mott apart from competitors? Time you had to make tough decision? Time you worked in a team to solve a problem? Explain tendering process? Explain what sort of contracts would be used in construction projects? What have you learnt in your degree applicable to this role?