Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor (3+ years)

Remediation / Earthworks / Groundwork’s

Kent – Projects throughout the South

£40,000 – £50,000 + package

About the Company:

Our client is an award winning environmental contractor and consultancy who has over 30 years proven experience in providing specialist advice and undertaking quality site investigation and remediation projects.  Operating across the UK with regional offices in the South East, South West and in the North in addition to offices overseas, our client provides services including remediation, site investigation and risk assessment to various petrochemical companies, government departments, manufacturers and land and property owners.

This contractor has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly focusing on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business.

About the position:

Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is need for a Quantity Surveyor to support the Directors in the successful commercial and financial management of projects and tenders. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for managing costs with an end goal of maximising the project margin and ensuring delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships. Key responsibilities will include assisting with the setting up of sub-contract packages, placing contract orders and meeting sub – contractors on site. Furthermore, the successful individual will manage sub – contractor accounts after works commence; (viewing and evaluating payments including site measurements as necessary) and will undertake general surveying of projects as required including reviewing and pricing of variations and the preparation of valuations in conjunction with Project Managers and the Directors.

Within this position, fantastic training and strong career progression prospects will be offered so this is an exciting opportunity for a driven and motivated individual to join an outstanding, progressive company and successful team.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have:

  • A minimum of 3 years post graduate experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably gained whilst working for a remediation / earthworks contractor in the UK (however general civil engineering experience will also be of high interest).
  • A degree in Quantity surveying on similar.
  • Working knowledge of all forms of contract – JCT and NEC forms of contract, plus bespoke forms of agreement on occasions.

About the package / benefits:

For candidates at the right level of experience, our client is offering a strong basic salary of £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on how much experience gained), plus the usual company benefits associated with a large, successful organisation.

How to apply:

If interested in this position, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss the role further on a confidential basis.

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