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Quantity Surveyor


I am working alongside Somerset based contractor who specialise within the Civil Engineering and more specifically water and utilities sectors. They're looking to appoint a Quantity Surveyor on a permanent basis to work on projects across the region.

Reporting to the Managing Director, you'll be an integral part of the commercial team and assume all aspects of commercial responsibility of multiple water pipeline contracts concurrently.

Duties will include:

  • Costing and forecasting of the various materials / plant
  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
  • Track any design variation and adjust budget projections accordingly
  • Procure and engage the services of contractors and / or subcontractors
  • Liaise with the client and project team
  • Writing reports and general contract administration

To be considered for this exciting opportunity you must have at least two years of relevant experience, ideally within water contracts and live within a reasonable daily commute of central Somerset. You'll be rewarded with a very competitive salary and package. Please click on "Apply" in order to submit your CV and I will be in touch to discuss with you shortly.

Setsquare is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

Setsquare is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Quantity Surveyor Surveyor Civil Engineering Utilities Water Pipeline

About Setsquare


Trusted partners. Specialist construction solutions.

Established in 1987, Setsquare has consistently delivered on a consultative approach within the built environment for decades. We are experts in construction recruitment, it is what we know and understand.

Setsquare partners you at every stage of your construction career. We possess a long-standing track record within five areas of expertise:

• Building construction jobs
• Civil engineering jobs
• Consultancy & design jobs
• Facilities management & maintenance jobs
• Highways & infrastructure jobs

Through our network of offices across the UK, an expert knowledge of the domestic construction market allows us to deliver local opportunities that are right for you. Among our client base you’ll find local, regional, national and international contractors and public authorities.

Setsquare joined nGAGE Specialist Recruitment in February 2016. nGAGE is a leading UK-based recruitment group that operates 14 specialist recruitment businesses. With the backing of nGAGE, we have access to the technology and support structures that are enabling us to take our business to the next level.

Taunton, England, United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £34,000 to £50,000 per year
  • Benefits
  • Location
  • Company
  • Posted By
    Niomi Cowling
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  • Industries
    Civil Engineering
  • Career Level
  • Qualification Level
    Masters Degree
  • Home Working Possible?

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