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Quantity Surveyor – Rail/M&E

  • £40,000 - £60,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Herefordshire

About the company:

My client is a hands-on Tier 2 contractor turning over £37M, they are part of a wider group within Civil Engineering turning over £300M. They specialise in M&E in a rail environment and have a superb reputation within the South East. The whole group specialise within Rail, Infrastructure, Civil Engineering, Environmental works and Energy which involve projects in the range of £200k to £4M.  This client focus on their staff and quality of project delivery and because of their standard of work, they have become a preferred supplier for clients such as Network Rail, London Underground and London Overground. The working environment is fantastic, there is a great relationship from the Director level to assistant level, it’s a fun and fair place for an individual to work with a great work life balance.

About the opportunity:

The successful professional will be responsible for managing costs across multiple projects, ensuring each is profitable for the company. You will be involved with the reviewing, evaluation and delivery of payments as well as developing client relationships. The types of projects you will be involved with will all be M&E within a rail environment and in a couple of years’ time, there would be the opportunity to work on large infrastructure projects. The types of contracts and clients you will be working on and working with involve JCT, NEC as well as bespoke contracts and you will be working with clients such as London Underground, Network Rail and London Overground. You will be reporting directly into the Commercial Manager who has more than 20 years Main Contracts Civils experience who puts a lot of time, effort and development into her team and will support her team throughout the career.

You will undertake general surveying of projects as required, which will include reviewing and pricing variations and preparing valuations for the respective Project Manager and Commercial Manager.

About the benefits and rewards:

You will have the satisfaction of working for a company who look after their staff and support their employees with constant development, also having the chance to be noticed, gain promotions and work up the ladder within the company. My client offers a fantastic work and life balance as well as great opportunities for progression.

You will be rewarded with a very good and competitive salary starting from £40,000-£60,000 plus a full package on top.

About the requirements

You’ll be required to have experience working as a Senior Quantity Surveyor/Quantity Surveyor for a sub-contractor or Main Contractor on the London underground (ideally tier 1 or tier 2 company).

It’s imperative that you have shown strong stability throughout your career working for tier 2 companies with at least 5 years’ experience working in Civil Engineering.