Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Graduate Talent Solutions
Location
Scunthorpe
Salary
£18000 - £20000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Graduate Quantity Surveyor

My client is a long established engineering company that specialises in working in the petro-chemical and chemical sites. They work within highway construction, deep sewer installation, cofferdams, heavy foundations, piling, jetty works and factory units; providing services for blue chip companies. Offering a role for Graduate Quantity Surveyor.

As Quantity Surveyor you will undertake a full range of pre and post contract techniques producing bills of quantities, cost planning, estimating and preparing tender documentation.

* Attain an understanding of all budgets and contractual/commercial requirements of all projects then develop and maintain a cost control model
* Ensure all areas of project management and operations are fully aware of relevant budgets and contractual/commercial requirements of projects
* Prepare tender documents for construction works and services contracts and ensure that all contracts are properly executed and administered
* Ensure adherence to all of the company's systems and procedures i.e. financial systems, planning systems, project control systems, material ordering and control systems and the necessary authorisation of expenditure
* Co-ordinate and undertake procurement of professional service supply and works contracts.
* Prepare tender documents for construction works and services contracts and ensure that all contracts are properly executed and administered

Qualifications and skills:

* Degree in Civil Engineering or relevant degree.
* Will need the ability to learn quickly
* Make decisions in a timely manner, sometimes with incomplete information.
* Accurately scopes out projects, creates logical work steps and uses time and resources effectively.
* Excellent written and verbal communication.
* Meets goals and targets even when timescales are stretchy.
* Needs to be driven, independent and hard working.
* Knows how to organise people, processes and activities to get things done efficiently.

What we can offer you:

* A salary of between £18- 20K
* Working with a well-established engineer team with training and development to progress your career
* The opportunity to develop and be an important building block to a company
* Career progression that goes hand in hand with effort and achievement

Apply now if you think this is the right role for you!!

If you are interested in this placement please apply by clicking on the link below or contact Graduate Talent Solutions for further details.

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