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Assistant Quantity Surveyor – Utilities

  • £30,000 - £35,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Nottingham

Assistant Quantity Surveyor 


£30,000 – £35,000 + full package


About the company

My client is a well established, well respected, family run, privately owned Utility & Civil Engineering contactor who work UK wide. They are operating at a turnover of £200M and have been trading for just under 30 years. They are working on some of the largest Civil Engineering projects and some of the largest utility contracts in the UK such as: HS2, Yorkshire Water, Western Power Networks and City Fibre.

About the opportunity 

This is a superb, diverse, and exciting opportunity for a Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join an experienced team and work on a huge Power contract. The contract is based all over the UK but this role will be based in Nottingham and you will initially be working on the installation of a 132KV overlay to help boost power in the Nottingham Area, this project is initially 18 months long. The role will involve you being out on site, measuring as well as dealing with payments. You will be working underneath a Commercial Manager with over 25 years’ experience working for some of the largest Civil Engineering contractors in the UK.

About the requirements 

I am looking for someone who has got 2 years of experience working within the Civil Engineering industry (exposure to NEC Contracts is vital). With regards to education, I am looking for someone who’s degree qualified, a Quantity Surveying related degree is preferred.

Benefits and rewards

Are you still reading this? If so, the successful individual will be rewarded with a brilliant basic wage ranging from £30,000 – £35,000 (this of course depends on experience) On top of a great basic salary you will also be rewarded with a full package. We all love lots of money but we both know it’s not just about the money is it? My client pride themselves on personal development and they want the successful individual to follow them on their journey of growth which will lead to promotions.

About Me

I am Daniel Cranston! Having been with Cityscape Recruitment for four years I’ve established and grown the Civil Engineering desk working within highways, utilities & Rail (infrastructure and maintenance). Over this time, I have built a strong selection of clients ranging from tier one main contractors through to privately owned smaller subcontractors. I cover I variety of white-collar opportunities ranging from operational, commercial, SHEQ or pre construction positions.

What does this mean for you?

I have a great understanding of the industry and what benefits each company can offer to improve your career, I will give you balanced and fair opinions on each contractor. The fact I work with such a variety of businesses means you can find out for yourself what the industry is truly like and by the end of it find yourself the best possible and tailored opportunity.

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for?

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch but give me a phone call. The industry at the moment is flying with positivity and I always seem to have a great selection of opportunities across Civil Engineering to discuss.