Quantity Surveyor - Cumbria

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor - Cumbria
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cumbria
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car, Pension
Reference: J891699_1494575614
Contact Name: Aisling Ward
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2017 08:53

Job Description

My client is one of the largest regional maintenance and construction contractors in the North West and due to a large contract win they have the need for an additional Quantity Surveyor to join the team.

The contract win is a responsive repairs and maintenance contract worth over £2m for a housing association in Cumbria. The works will cover everything from responsive repairs to building fabric and M&E maintenance.

The Quantity Surveyor they are looking for will have a stable work history and be able to manage a portfolio of responsive repairs and be capable of managing their own workload.

You will be responsible for ensuring all relevant documentation is maintained and updated as appropriate throughout projects, monitoring costs of ongoing projects and reporting on their profitability.

The successful candidate will be a Surveyor with social housing or small works experience and a proven track record on similar projects.

Relevant experience in a similar role is a requirement along with computer proficiency and strong written and verbal communication skills.

A construction industry related qualification such as an HNC/D or Honours Degree in Surveying is preferable.

They are looking for a pro-active thinker who is commercially minded, a strong relationship builder, a problem solver who takes ownership of a task and sees it through to completion.

You will be professional at all times, have the ability to engage with all stakeholders and be continuously looking to improve.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a very well established contractor, that have a strong a solid client base. They have secured this particular contract for a minimum of four years in Cumbria with guaranteed extensions to follow this.

If you have the skills and experience outlined above and would like to be considered for this position please apply now or contact Aisling Ward for further details.