assistant quantity surveyor in ashford

posted
03 December 2018
contact
robyn critcher, randstad cpe
job type
permanent
salary
£ 25,000 - £ 30,000 per year
apply now

posted
location
ashford, south east
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
rail
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 25,000 - £ 30,000 per year
reference number
ROCR/3895
contact
robyn critcher, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Rail - nr Ashford - £25K - 30K + Package!

Who says rail is dead? Are you sick and tired waiting for the likes of HS2 to kick off? Why waste a great opportunity! I have an exciting role for an experienced Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a rail contractor based near Ashford in Kent.

You will be working closely with a Senior and/or Commercial Manager, assisting on a number of smaller rail schemes, gaining greater exposure that is often not available in much larger contractors.

What's in it for you?



* Working for a smaller contractor with GREAT exposure
* No need to travel in to London - work on your doorstep!
* Learn from experienced Senior QSs / Commercial Manager in the rail market

Principal Duties & Accountabilities:



* Cost forecasting
* Cost and Value Reconciliation
* General subcontract administration
* Provide project specific report updates on subcontractor performance/status
* Identification of risks and provide draft contract notifications for issue to SQS and/or Commercial Manager
* Assisting in preparation of main contract quotations for notified events

Key Experience:



* A degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or similar / Equivalent HND
* Experience in rail / civil is NOT necessaru
* MUST have experience in a Quantity Surveying role previously
* Driver's license is IDEAL - be able to commute in Kent

To apply to this amazing opportunity, or if you require more information, please send your CV to me, or call on 0203 6800 650.

Note: All applications are kept confidential and contact will be established with you before submission of your CV to any client.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

commercial acumen,construction knowledge,design experience,method statements,negotiating with main contractors,ordering materials,pitching tenders to clients,pricing from first principle,procurement,quality assurance,quality control,quality inspections,reading designs,reporting up and down stream,risk assessments,sending invitations to tender,setting out,site experience,sub contractor management,technical knowledge,variations, cvr's, change control,

qualification

17th edition,1st fix, 2nd fix,ABIFM,ACIArb,asta power project,C&G 2391/ 2394/ 2395,C&G carpentry and joinery,C&G level 2 plumbing,C&G mechanical engineering,city & guilds electrical installations,city & guilds bms,city & guilds heating & ventilation,city & guilds pipefitting,city & guilds plumbing,CPCS,CSCS,driving licence,ECS,EHORB,FGAS,first aid,fit to work medical,HHSRS,HNC building services,HNC electrical engineering,HNC mechanical engineering,HNC quantity surveying,HND or HNC building services design,ICES,ICOB,ILM level 3,IOSH,IPAF,JIB Blue,JIB White,JIB Gold,Knowledge of 2D design applications,Knowledge of 3D design applications,L8,level 2 refrigeration air conditioning,LLM,MAPM,MBIFM,MICE,Microsoft Project,MIStructE,MRICS,NEBOSH,NVQ,NVQ level 2,NVQ level 3,NVQ level 7,primavera 6,PTS,RICS,Royal Town Planning Institute,shuttering, roofing,SMSTS,Software,SSSTS

educational requirements

asset degree,BA hons architecture,BEng civil engin