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Quantity Surveyor – Highways

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

Quantity Surveyor


£40,000 – £55,000 + package

Guildford, Surrey

About the company

The company that I’m recruiting for is a leading name within the highways, utilities, bridges, and civil engineering infrastructure sectors within England. The firm specialises in S278 and S38 works, as well as construction and maintenance work for all types of highway, from minor roads to motorways and major route construction. They also specialise in bridge infrastructure, utilities, and rail. The projects that they get involved in range up to the value of £20M. My client is currently turning over £100M and they expect this to continue to grow with the Managing Directors’ exciting goals and expectations.

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 highway maintenance, highway infrastructure, bridge infrastructure, deep drainage, and s278 works.

About the benefits and rewards 

The company makes personal development, career progression, and long-term stability a priority. The successful professional will be working for a company that 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 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 opportunity, you should have experience working as a Quantity Surveyor within Civil Engineering whilst having exposure to highway maintenance and infrastructure.

The role is a permanent position. No freelancers can be considered.

A UK driving license is mandatory for this role.

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.