Civil Engineer/ Groundworks Quantity Surveyor

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£60000 - £65000/annum
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
On behalf of a top West Midlands based contractor, I am currently recruiting for Civil Engineering and Groundworks Quantity Surveyors of all levels.
With turnover circa £50M per annum, they undertake a wide variety of projects including Highways and Roads, Drainage, Flood Defence & Alleviation, Commercial and Residential Groundworks, Public Realm works and much more worth up to £5M.

They are currently looking to grow their Commercial team due to an increase in projects won. The position will be to work on projects in the West Midlands and surrounding areas, and the ideal candidate will have experience on the above schemes.

Roles and Responsibilities

• Maintain and commercial processes and procedures and apply best practice and a continuous improvement approach, to maximise returns in terms of profit.
• Manage, reduce and drive out unnecessary costs and inefficient activities.
• Assist the Bid Team in the preparation and pricing of tenders for new work.
• Ensure that materials and sub-contract services are procured in an efficient manner
• Maximise cash flow through the timely preparation of valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment.
• Manage the prompt preparation and settlement of final accounts, including variations, claims and disputes.


• Degree Educated or equivalent Construction qualifications
• Previous experience working on Civil Engineering or Groundworks schemes worth up to £2M
• Located in the West Midlands or within a commutable distance
• Full UK driving licence

Salary & Package

• Up to £65,000 (depending on experience)
• Company Car/Car allowance
• Fuel Card
• Private healthcare
• Pension scheme
• Bonus structure
• + more