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Project Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering

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

Project Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering 

Civil Engineering 

£50,000 – £70,000 + package


About the company 

My Client is a family run company based in North West London turning over £100M. they specialise in Infrastructures, such as highways, rail, and water. They also work within RC frames, groundworks and they also main contract on new build projects. My client prides themselves on the long-term stability of their staff due to the average employer working for them for over 15 years. This is because of the great atmosphere within the company and the really good family feel they have within the business. My client has been established for over 35 years and they keep growing and expanding year upon year, this is due to the great reputation they have in the market which has led to them getting continuous repeat business with clients such as Morgan Sindall, Volkerfitzpatrick, and Hochtief.

About the opportunity 

This is a superb, diverse, and exciting opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a growing contractor on the rail, heavy civil engineering, and infrastructure projects. It sounds like a nice spread of sectors doesn’t it? Despite 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, the project values will range from £1M – £30M. The types of works you will work on will range from RC works, groundworks, shafts, and piling. The sectors will be rail, highways, and bridges. 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. You will be working on one major project as well as looking after 2/3 other smaller projects.

About the requirements 

To be considered for this role I’m looking for someone who’s worked on heavy Civil Engineering projects as a Project Quantity Surveyor specialist sub-contractor or Tier 2 contractor, based in the UK. Ideally, you would have had exposure to RC works, groundworks, earthworks, drainage, and piling. With regards to education, I’m looking for someone who is degree qualified in a Quantity Surveying degree or Civil Engineering degree. Finally, I need I’m looking for someone with good stability on their CV, ideally around 3 years per company.

Benefits & rewards 

You will be working for a forward-thinking, well respected contractor who gets involved with a large variety of works on major civil engineering schemes. On top of this, you will be rewarded will a great salary ranging from £50,000 – £70,000 (depended on experience) + a package on top. With regards to career progression, they are looking for someone who’s looking to grow, develop and progress into a Senior in the next couple of years.

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.