Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: 13/05/2019
Reference: BBBH13515_1556183510
Contact Name: Greg Storey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 25, 2019 10:11

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor
6 Months (Potential for further extensions)
Southampton based (Will need to travel to sites 1 or 2 days a week)
£350 per day

Our client is a market leading specialist civil engineering contractor who work across several areas involving major infrastructure and heavy Civil Construction.
Currently they have a requirement for a Quantity Surveyor for measurement and valuation work on major civil for a number of sheer Construction projects, and also working on multiple EfW, Biomass and Gasification plants in the UK.

Responsibilities across the role will include:

  • Tracking changes to design and construction work whilst tracking budgets accordingly
  • Understanding allowances for elements of work (preliminaries, materials, subcontracts etc)
  • Measure quantities in accordance with standard measurement methods as required
  • Challenge & manage cost control/mitigation aspects
  • Undertake any other work required to maintain project to timelines set up

Essential knowledge and experience:

  • Demonstrable experience within the civil field on projects of a similar nature (substation)
  • Demonstrable experience with managing change, notifications and variations
  • Ideally have experience working on EfW, Biomass, Gasification or CHP plants.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

If you are interested in hearing more about this challenging role, then please contact Greg Storey on or 02392 222 966.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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