Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Applus+ INTEC
Location
Cheshire
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Preston Brook

Salary: Negotiable

Main Purpose:

To assist Senior Quantity Surveyor in their role and commence undertaking own minor contracts and specific tasks to other contracts for Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Skills Required

* NVQ Level 3, A Level's, HNC, Degree or equivalent qualifications or equivalent experience
* Good knowledge including Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint
* Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
* Strong attention to detail Good time management skills
* Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Main Responsibilities:

* Measure every material/quantity required for site by analysing drawings.
* Liaise with subcontractors for quotations.
* Compare prices from different costs
* Chase subcontractors for prices.
* Prepare Subcontract orders for approval by Senior QS.
* Prepare subcontract payments with current contracts and final accounts/ check retention value.
* Pass quotation costs to Senior Quantity Surveyor for authorisation, approval or feedback.
* Adhere to budgets and source quotations which provide best value and best quality.
* Pass procurement information to relevant Quantity Surveyor for approval.
* Input cost data for subcontractors.
* Monitor and review quotations and costs and where necessary negotiate with subcontractors to secure best value and best quality.
* Liaise with subcontractors on site work issues.
* Visit site to observe progress of works including recording any subcontract issues.
* Attend progress meetings.
* To consult with Quantity Surveyor for continuous mentoring support including discussing good practice and work-related issues on a daily basis.
* Progress own minor contracts from commencement through to completion including undertaking all roles as done by a Quantity Surveyor requesting assistance where required.
* Providing monthly budgets recently for own contracts.
* Develop writing correspondence to subcontractors on site issues including ensuring specific outcomes in discussion with Quantity Surveyor.
* Develop knowledge of filing system for subcontractors' correspondence for site.
* Control the drawings issued from the office rack and ensures other Assistant Quantity
* Surveyors/ Trainee Quantity Surveyors comply with their duties for placing and sorting of the drawings as required.
* 3 days on site Bournemouth & Cambridge

To apply for this role please send an up to date CV to (url removed), or call Elizabeth on 01524 86 55 51 for more information.

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