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Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering/Main Contractor

  • Negotiable
  • Civil Engineering
  • Shropshire

About the Company

My client is a multi-disciplined tier one main contractor who are currently turning over £310M (26% on the last financial year). They are a cash rich contractor with a great family feel to them and the way the treat their staff is something they pride themselves with. They specialise in several different elements of Civil Engineering, such as; water and waste infrastructure, highways and bridge infrastructure and Commercial Construction

Due to the ongoing growth my client is now involved in more water frameworks than any other UK contractor. They work with Seven Trent water, Welsh Water, Cumbrian Water, United Utilities and Yorkshire Water. Despite the expansion they have also maintained their family feel atmosphere where it’s a fun working environment and everyone is treated as a name, not a number, with the respect from the managing quantity surveyors and commercial managers across the company.

About the opportunity:

For this opportunity, the successful candidate will be responsible for several different elements. You will be involved in monthly valuing of the works, identifying values and agreeing valuations. This opportunity will be based in Shifnal, Shropshire on their Severn Trent Water contract. The types of works will cover deep drainage, earthwork’s and reinforced concrete.

Other responsibilities will involve procuring and letting sub-contract packages as well as managing sub-contractors with the site delivery teams. The types of projects that they have worked on have ranged up to the value of £50M.

About the benefits and rewards:

My Client makes personal development, career progression and long-term stability a priority. The successful professional will be working for a company who they encourage internal promotion and want to see employees progress through the company. You will also be part of a fun and energetic working environment where they are motivated to do well.

About the requirements:

You are required to have a good standard of education preferably to Foundation Degree level (HND,HNC or equivalent qualification) in either Construction, Civils, Commercial management or Quantity Surveying.

To be considered for this position, you should have experience working as a Quantity Surveyor within Civil Engineering for a Tier 1 or Tier 2 company, ideally with water experience but this isn’t essential. Your work history should be stable, having worked at your previous companies for a number of years.

This opportunity is a permanent position. No freelancers can be considered.