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Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location

    Reading

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact email:

    jholly.61C19FA16.0@applythis.net

  • Contact phone:

    02380406322

  • Salary high:

    35000

  • Salary low:

    30000

  • Job ref:

    JH JQS

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-17

Our client is a tier 1 main contractor that are operating on large construction projects across the UK and are currently recruiting for candidates in the Reading area. They are looking for someone to start a long term role as a Junior Quantity Surveyor on a large residential project.

Duties:

  • Complete measurements, costings, valuations and forecasts
  • Assisting in preparing tender documents including bills of quantities
  • Attending meetings and dealing with contractual and legal issues
  • Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Perform risk, value management and cost control
  • Prepare Tender Reports, participate in Contractor interviews and advise on Contractor selection
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports
  • Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use and advise on use of appropriate contracts for particular works
  • Fully understand the implications of CDM and Health & Safety Regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Working towards or have achieved a Degree in Quantity Surveying, or similar
  • Strong computer skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent high rise experience
  • Excellent Residential experience

Excellent opportunity for a candidate looking to work with one of the UK’s largest construction contractors.