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Quantity Surveyor – Highways

  • £40,000 - £55,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Colchester

About the company

My client is a tier two contractor turning over £100m per annum, who is a large supplier that provides civil engineering services to almost two thirds of the country. Projects are covered in Suffolk, Yorkshire, Cambridgeshire, Kent, Hampshire and Oxfordshire. Not only do they pride themselves in valuing customers and suppliers, but they have respect for the community and environment, making a conscious effort to minimise their impact on the environment and the communities in which they work. For over 50 years, core operations have included projects on highway and bridge construction, providing a range of infrastructure improvement services for the railway network, as well as river and marine services. They are looking for ambitious and driven individuals to progress and further their career, as the company moves forward and grows.

About the opportunity 

This is a brilliant opportunity for somebody who is looking for long term stability, hands on development, continued progression and a great working environment. Due to ongoing frameworks and a pipeline of projects continuing to grow they are now seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team.

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be involved in a lot of client faced meetings as well as ensuring each project is profitable for the company. The projects you will be working on will range from major highways maintenance, highways infrastructure, bridge infrastructure, deep drainage and s278 works.

About the benefits and rewards

The company make personal development, career progression and long-term stability a priority. The successful professional will be working for a company who encourage internal promotion and want to see employees progress through the company. You will also be part of a fun and energetic working environment.

You will be rewarded with a very competitive salary ranging from £40,000 – £55,000 + a package

About the requirements:

You’ll be required to have a good standard of education preferably to a Foundation Degree level (HND or HNC) in Construction, Civils, Commercial Management, or Quantity Surveying (or hold an equivalent qualification). Stability is a necessity, with at least 3-4 years of experience working under a UK-based Civil Engineering Contractor. UK driver’s license is essential as you will be traveling to various sites throughout the week.