Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Estimator/Senior Estimator

Graduate/Assistant Quantity Surveyor


Permanent Salary plus benefits package


Sphere Solutions are currently looking for a Graduate or Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work for a growing civil engineering contractor in South Wales.

Our client are a Civil Engineering Company, established since 1999 based in Pontypridd – South Wales. They pride themselves on providing a quality service to Local Authority Clients mainly through long term framework agreements and sealed tender opportunities. They build, maintain and renew infrastructure within both the public and private sector and deliver civil engineering and building projects of all sizes.

As a Principal Contractor, they have in place a Management Team and Workforce that are fully qualified to the highest standards, skilled and experienced to ensure we deliver the project to the client’s expectation. Their specialist areas within the industry are:


  • Bridge and Culvert Improvements
  • Cycle route construction
  • Highway Re-alignment works
  • Tarmac Surfacing and Reinstatement Patching Contracts
  • Town Centre Block Paving Regeneration
  • Retaining Walls – Formwork- Stonework
  • Earthworks
  • Drainage Renewal


Some of the clients they work with are:

  • Caerphilly County Borough Council
  • Cardiff County Borough Council
  • Vale of Glamorgan
  • Rhondda Cynon Taff
  • Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council
  • Bridgend County Borough Council


They are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:


  • Ideally degree qualified or currently studying
  • Civils experience (1-2 years – desirable)
  • NEC experience (preferred)
  • Ideally drives and has a full UK license
  • SEWF experience as most of the work they do is local authority


Salary: £25k – £27k depending on experience


If you are looking and want further details, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Estimator/Senior Estimator

Sphere Solutions are currently looking to recruit an Estimator for a Tier 1 main contractor in Cardiff. Our client is a market-leading contractor who has been established in the area for over 20 years. They carry out a range of projects up to £60 million typically.

Our client is open to the level of an individual who joins them and would invite applicants from Assistant to Senior level.

Duties and responsibilities within the role will include:

  • Estimating the cost of projects to meet or exceed our customers’ expectations.
  • determining contractual, financial, technical and operational risks and finding opportunities to minimise risk and maximise gross profit.
  • Supporting the fulfilment of pipeline safely, on time and to the required quality.
  • Implementing Group policies including those for SHE and risk management.

Candidates will have the following skills and experience:

  • Estimating experience with a well-known and recognised contractor in South Wales.
  • Good IT knowledge
  • Resides within South Wales or is happy to travel.

This is a unique opportunity to join a market-leading business that can help take your career to the next level.

Please get in touch for further details.