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Senior Quantity Surveyor – Rail

  • £50,000 - £60,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Herefordshire

My client is a tier 2 main contractor who work predominantly in London and the South East specialising in the rail industry. They are a multi-disciplined contractor with works ranging from track renewal and maintenance, planned and reactive maintenance, M&E, platform extensions, facility management and Civil Engineering services within a rail environment.

The company are currently turning over £70M with a target turnover of £85m by the end of 2020. 2019 is looking like it could be a very successful year for my client with £60M worth of work already in the pipeline with projects ranging from £10M to £22M. The company ethos is extremely friendly and very teamwork orientated, they have plenty of social events and they work very closely with each other with continued support from the Commercial Manager and Commercial Director.

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 work environment. My client has recently won a 5-year framework which could be extended up to 8 years working with clients such as Network Rail, TFL and Greater Anglian.

As an Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be involved in a lot of client faced meetings as well as ensuring each project is profitable for the company. You will be reporting into the Commercial Manager who has progressed from a Trainee Quantity Surveyor, which illustrates how they take progression and development very seriously. The projects you will be working on will range from signal upgrades, Civil Engineering, cable pulling and station depot projects.

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 £50,000 – £60,000 + 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 Senior Quantity Surveyor within Civil Engineering for a Tier 1 or Tier 2 company. Your work history should be stable; ideally you should have worked at your previous company for 5 or 6 years.

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