Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Quantity Surveyor – Civils

Location: Enfield

Type: Permanent

Salary: £55,000 to 70,000 Per Year

Posted on: 08/04/2022

Brief Overview

An industry leading company in the civil sector requires an experienced Quantity Surveyor to work in the West Midlands.


  • Basic Salary – £55k – £70k

About our Client:

  • Over 25 years civil engineering experience
  • Full project pipeline and partner to tier 1 contractors in the UK
  • Inclusive culture

About the Role:

  • Take-off of drawings and preparing of bill of quantities for pricing 
  • Obtaining sub-contractor quotes, preparing comparisons and appraisals 
  • Placing Sub-Contract Orders and managing monthly valuations and reviewing variations
  • Identifying potential suppliers and new products 
  • Keeping detailed records and maintaining a well organized work schedule 
  • Assessing the reliability of sub-contractors/suppliers 
  • Calculate quantities for materials working off project drawings 
  • Plan, schedule and forecast procurement activities 
  • Review plans, specifications, and contracts to ensure the correct materials are used 
  • Identifying and developing value engineering ideas for discussion

About the Candidate:

  • Degree in civil engineering/construction or similar preferred
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working as a civils QS, preferably groundworks
  • An aptitude for figures and the ability to manage a budget 
  • Strong negotiation skills

Points of Appeal:

  • Competitive salary and package
  • Working with a market leading contractor
  • Growth and development opportunities