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Senior Quantity Surveyor – Civil Engineering

  • £55,000 - £70,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Buckinghamshire

Senior Quantity Surveyor 

Rail/Civil Engineering 


£55,000 – £70,000 + package           

About the company 

My client is a rail & Civil Engineering contractor who has seen brilliant growth in the last couple of years and wants to see this continue, they have built up a brilliant nationwide reputation. Currently operating at a turnover of £50M they have built a great client base dealing directly with the likes of Network Rail, London Underground, and TFL. They’re multi-disciplined and cover several sectors within rail such as P-way, OLE, reactive works, rail electrification, communications, and infrastructure. The projects they get involved in can vary in price from £10,000 – £25M.

About the opportunity 

My client is looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor who doesn’t mind getting stuck in and turning their hand to anything that comes their way. Your traditional duties will involve appraising tender documents and preparing estimates as necessary, pricing of Bills of Quantities including build costs, preliminaries, and fees as well as measuring and pricing accurate complete cost plans. You will also be involved in dealing with the main contractor and managing a Junior Quantity Surveyor. Initially, you will be working on HS2 projects and looking after a total portfolio of £18M over the next year. The types of works will involve deep drainage (9 metre’s deep) and concrete works.

Benefits & Rewards 

You will be working for an experienced commercial team that can train you, teach you and improve you as a Quantity Surveyor. On top of this you will get involved in several different types of projects, and several different types of roles, no day is the same working for this company. You will be rewarded with a great basic salary ranging between £55,000 – £70,000 + a package.


It’s not essential but it is preferred you are degree qualified in a Quantity Surveyor course. It is however essential you have at least 7 years of experience working for a Civil Engineering or rail contractor (UK based) as a Senior Quantity Surveyor.