Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Rail / Civil Engineering
Location - Highbridge
“An exciting opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to advance their career and develop their skills, working as part of our commercial team in the Western region responsible for delivery of portfolio of civil engineering and rail projects including both framework / contract agreements and tendered infrastructure projects”
A busy and fast paced business unit involved in a range of civil engineering works in a variety of sectors to include rail (bridges, embankments, stations, platforms, tunnels etc.), Environment Agency, Local Authority etc. The business unit are involved in multi-disciplinary civils projects across the Western region, whether one off tendered projects or projects within our long term framework / contract agreements with key clients.
Existing contracts include CP6 infrastructure projects, minor works and Environment Agency frameworks with works typically including bridge re-construction/replacement, upgrades and refurbishments, station work (platforms, access for all etc.), structures including bridges, tunnels and footbridges.
As Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for assisting the Commercial team and contributing to the profitable performance of the business unit, through the successful commercial and financial management of works, including day to day duties such as:
- Assisting the Quantity Surveyors / Senior Quantity Surveyors with the procurement function and the evaluation of Subcontractors, including subcontract management and payment
- Prepare interim valuations
- Prepare final accounts and change controls
- Prepare project reports
- Prepare project forecasts
- Assisting in the preparation of CVR’s
To excel in this role, you will have previous experience as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor in a civil engineering environment. Some rail experience would be beneficial but is not essential for the position.
- Relevant qualification in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management (HNC/HND/Degree)
- Civil Engineering project experience (rail, bridges, roads, structures for example)
- Contractual experience with NEC or bespoke NR forms of contract)
- Experience as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor in a civils contracting environment
You will be joining a reputable and firmly established, engineering contractor operating nationally in rail, civils and engineering markets. AmcoGiffen are renowned in the market as a specialist civil, building, mechanical and electrical renewals and maintenance business with ongoing and successful projects and frameworks across the country, you will become part of our expert outfit.
- Competitive annual salary negotiable dependant on experience
- Company Car or Car Allowance
- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
- Life Insurance
AmcoGiffen has a wealth of experience working on sensitive, live assets in highly regulated environments, we deliver exceptional peace of mind for our customers, creating and maintaining assets across a growing range of high-quality public and private sectors. These include rail, power generation, electricity distribution, flood defence and waterways.
AmcoGiffen are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we offer challenging and worthwhile careers to everyone. It doesn’t matter to us what your age, disability, employment status, gender, health, marital status, sexual preference, membership or non-membership of a trade union, nationality, race, religion or social class are, or indeed any other personal characteristics not directly related to the relevant job. Anyone who meets the requirements of the job is eligible for employment with AmcoGiffen.
If you think you have what it takes to join the AmcoGiffen family, please review the full Job Description attached and apply now!
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