Quantity Surveyor - Water

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Snodland, Kent
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 24/10/2019
REF: BBBH14486_1569339560
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 24, 2019

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor - Water
Snodland, Kent
Competitive Salary + benefits

Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for a Quantity Surveyor experienced with working within the water utility sector. This is a great opportunity to join a new team within the business where you will have the opportunity to develop your career and become a leading professional within your industry.

Roles & Responsibilities:
As Quantity Surveyor you will be reporting directly to the Senior QS working on some of the largest contracts owned by the Company, your duties will briefly consist of (but not be limited to): -

  • Using an acute level of attention to detail you will ensure contract obligations are adhered to
  • Building on your existing knowledge you will be required to analyse options and select the best contractual solutions to ever changing requirements
  • Provide commercial and contract advice to the Engineering and Operational teams as part of a broader commercial team, including mentoring junior members of the team
  • Assist with the development of estimates and contract preparation
  • Checking monthly payment applications (rates and contractor's actual costs)
  • Undertake broader audits and analysis of contractor's costs

Skills & Qualifications:
We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with the following: -

  • 5 years' experience working within a similar role
  • Experience of NEC3 or NEC4 contracts is desirable
  • Recognised Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • You should be eager to learn, have a high attention to detail and an astute contractual awareness if applying for this role

Salary & Package:
What's on offer for this Quantity Surveyor role: -

  • 25 days holiday rising to 30 after length of service
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension with generous matched company contribution
  • Employee assistance/well-being programme

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 or send a CV and Cover letter to

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.