Assistant Quantity Surveyor/Estimator - Groundworks/Civils

Kingscroft Professional Resources
25000.00 GBP Annual
04 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Are you an Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for a new role? Are you looking to move from an Estimator to a Quantity Surveyor?

Due to expansion Kingscroft have been asked to recruit for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor/Estimator to join the commercial department of a well-established and successful civils and groundworks construction company to work across a number of developments. Our client, based in the Walsall area, has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality residential civils projects at sites across the Midlands. As the perfect candidate you will be an experienced as a Quantity Surveyor/Estimator with knowledge and skills in cost control of projects in the civils and groundworks sector working on residential projects. My client are offering a competitive salary of GBP25k-GBP40k dependent on candidates experience within the industry.

Civils/Groundwork experience is a NEEDED for this role

The Company:
My client work with many major construction companies over various market sectors in the Construction Industry. The contracts my client have with the major construction companies are typically multi-million pound projects scattered across the Midlands.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Estimating of Civil Engineering Projects (typically residential)
  • Working with the Quantity Surveyor on projects (bills of quantities etc.)
  • Post contract Surveying of Civil Engineering Projects
  • Production and management of accurate valuations, including subcontract enquiries, cost monitoring and preparation of valuation and final accounts
  • Management of sub-contractors
  • Working closely with clients, commercial and contract delivery teams

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Experience of estimating/quantity surveying from a construction background (ideally civils/groundworks)
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Methodical style of working including excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Team Working ethic; and also able to work under own initiative
  • CSCS card holder

Please apply now for a confidential discussion regarding the role.