In general, the role of a quantity surveyor will include looking at construction contracts and costs, and ensuring that the project meets its target deadlines and budgets. This role encompasses risk management, cost management and asset capitalisation. With so many new construction projects planned for the future in New Zealand, now is the best time to consider taking your skills to a new country and enjoy greater career opportunities and an excellent work life balance.

What qualifications do I need?

To work as a quantity surveyor in New Zealand you will need to prove you have the skills to be successful in the role. This can be in the form of qualifications or experience but a lot of roles will benefit from both.

How can The Emigration Group help?

With over two decades of experience helping people to make their move overseas, The Emigration Group are ideally placed to make your dream become a reality by guiding you throughout the visa application process and helping you through your job search in the country. We’ll keep you informed at every stage so you always know what’s happening and what to expect.

So, what are you waiting for? To find out how we can help you give the team at The Emigration Group a call today.


The Emigration Group has been helping people to realise their dream of moving to New Zealand for around 30 years.

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