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Quantity Surveyor Civil

Boden Resource


We have an excellent opportunity for Quantity Surveyor to join a well respected civils and ground works company, in Oxfordshire. The Quantity Surveyor will gain invaluable experience and to progress their career with a highly reputable construction company, within a high standards and high rewards environment.

You will assist with and work towards management of all costs relating to projects. Learn the process from initial inquiry and estimate through to when the build is in progress and on through to final costs. Learn how to ensure that costs are minimised and enhance value for money, whilst ensuring that the Company is achieving required standards and quality. You will learn how to understand and adhere to statutory building regulations. Assist the Company to realise its Mission Statement and values in particular to provide a safe environment and equipment on our sites and expect everyone to stay safe.

Role Responsibilities:

Understand the implications of health and safety regulations to the Company sites

Understand the principles of safety on site and ensure that any concerns are addressed immediately with the support of the safety team, commercial team and/ or Directors as appropriate

Provide administrative assistance to the commercial team

Demonstrate ability to work independently and efficiently

Assist with the preparation of tender and contract documents

Build relationships and understand client’s and their requirements

Apply value management and cost control

Keep track of variations

Understand the Company procurement function and its interaction with site and impact on overall job cost and performance

Prepare and analyse costings for tenders

Assist with identification of commercial risks and develop responses/ actions to them

Assist with subcontract procurement/ allocation of work

Assist with valuation of completed work and arrange payments

Build an awareness of the different building contracts in current use applicable to the Company

Undertake personal on-going development

Other duties as reasonably required from time to time

Quantity Surveyor Requirements:

Minimum 3 A-Levels at Grade B and above or equivalent BTEC

Competent experience of / training in a quantity surveying or commercial background.

Proficient computer skills particularly in excel

General reasoning ability and the ability to take on new concepts quickly and efficiently

Possess good skill with numbers and strong mathematical ability

Ability to gather and analyse information skillfully

High level of accuracy and attention to detail

Must hold a Full UK Driving license

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