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Quantity Surveyor

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

South Wales

Competitive Salary with Full Benefits Package

Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor looking for a new challenge? We are currently working with a Large Civil Engineering Contractor to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor with civils experience on a permanent basis.

The Client:

Our client is world leader in its sector, with extensive experience and over 120 years of history. They specialise in a wide variety of sectors and cover areas of engineering and construction and a benchmark for all civils works including roads, railways, airports, hydraulics, marine works, tunnels and bridges. They have approached us with the urgent requirement of recruiting a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on the A465 heads of the valleys highway improvement scheme. The project is between Section 5 and 6 extending from Hirwaun in the West to Dowlais in the east, and involves a 17.3km motorway expansion. This role would suit individuals that have gained experience working for reputable contractors, and now looking to progress into a more senior role for a Tier 1.

The role:

  • You will manage the project finances and contractual relationships and ensure the financial position of the project is accurately reported

  • Ensure the cost managing costs of the initial budget isn’t exceeded.

  • Procure and agree services of contractors/sub-contractors who work on site.

  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation.

The Candidate:

  • Ideal candidates will have conversant knowledge in NEC forms of contracts

  • Experience of working as a Senior Quantity Surveyor for a reputable contractor

  • Accumulated 5 or more years working as QS and looking to progress and develop into a more senior role.

  • Project experience including Civil Engineering and Highways

  • Structures experience including (concrete, bridges and viaducts)

  • Resides locally to the area

On offer, is a competitive salary with bonus packages and the opportunity to work for a large Civil Engineering Contractor that can offer job security and genuine long term prospects.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch.