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Project Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering

  • £50,000 - £70,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Project Quantity Surveyor 

Highways & Civil Engineering

£50,000 – £70,000 + Bonus


About the company

My client is a polished, well-respected, and technically brilliant principal contractor who specialise in many different aspects of Civil Engineering. My client is currently turnover £420M and they work in highways, bridges, rail, RC frames, groundworks, demolition, and remediation. The projects they get involved in can range in value from £1.2M – £100M+.

About the opportunity 

This is a superb, diverse, and exciting opportunity for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join a growing contractor, yet well-established civil engineering contractor. working within a mixture of sectors you will predominately be working on NEC contracts as well as occasionally working on JCT contracts. You will be working with some of the most respected Main Contractors within the industry, as well as acting as principal contractors. The project values will range from £1M – £100M+. As well as having ongoing, continuous and thorough support from the Commercial Manager and Project Manager you will also be looking after a small team of Quantity Surveyors and Assistants, helping them grow, develop and improve.

About the requirements 

All of their Operational and Commercial staff are degree qualified and there’s no reason for them to stop doing this is there? So, because of this, it’s vital you have a degree in Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management or Civil Engineering. As well as being academically strong you will not be considered for this opportunity if you don’t have a stable background working within Civil Engineering (ideally for a sub-contractor). A stable background is somebody who spends on average 4 years per contractor they have worked for. The type of works I am looking for is someone who has covered RC structures, groundworks, Piling, or Earthworks.

Benefits and rewards

Are you still reading this? If so, the successful individual will be rewarded with a brilliant basic wage ranging from £50,000 – £70,000 (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.