quantity surveyor - shrewsbury

27 November 2018
jamie evans, randstad cpe
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 40,000 per year, Car, Pension, Bonus
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shrewsbury, west midlands
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 25,000 - £ 40,000 per year, Car, Pension, Bonus
reference number
JE - 8254
jamie evans, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

Due to expansion our client in Shrewsbury are looking to take on an assistant/ intermediate Quantity Surveyor.

With a rich history in residential construction of both new build and refurbishment/ regeneration projects they've seen a massive increase in work load this year and are subsequentley looking to bolster their commercial team.

Each Quantity Surveyor will be allocated a number of current and future new sites for which they will be responsible with support from Project QS/QS Manager.

Cost Reporting

Carrying out Monthly Project valuations for all allocated projects

Produce accurate monthly cost reports for the Managing Quantity Surveyor

Work closely with the site team to understand and communicate project cost issues including encouraging the site team to issue variations

Bills of Quantities

Drawing take off

Timely BOQ production

Accuracy of description

Updated to current costs and quotes

Amend bills of quantities to allow for company, subcontract, site and sales variations

- Drawing amendments

- Specification changes

- Material and subcontract price variations

- Omissions and errors

Subcontract Supply and Fix LabourEnquiries

Health & Safety and commercial checks

Price negotiation

Placing orders

Attending initial start-up and progress meetings as required

Invoice checking and payment

Specialist Subcontractor

Enquiry, Instruction and coordination:

Ground Improvement - Piling, Vibro etc.



Direct and Labour Only Subcontractors

Issuing works orders

Checking and payment of timesheets

Ensuring correct coding

Recording and issuing variation orders on unpriced day works

Material Invoices

Checking delivery tickets for correct coding


Providing costed Sales Variations

Processing agreed Sales Variations

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.




driving licence

educational requirements

HND quantity surveying