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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Preston, Lancashire
Job Type
21 Sep 2022
The role Need a career that will nurture your ambitions? If so, we're hiring Assistant Quantity Surveyors. All great things start somewhere, and here at VolkerWessels UK they start with you. We're looking for capable, down-to-earth people with an appetite for exciting challenges. We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join our VolkerStevin team working on Civil engineering schemes. As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you'll be responsible for all commercial and contractual matters on site. Key accountabilities Daily and weekly updates of plant, comparison to forecast and reporting back on all changes made on a weekly basis for continual updates to forecast. Assist the procurement process to maximise profit and help ensure subcontract orders are placed on time and in accordance with the company policy. Attend regular internal meetings held and ensure your actions are closed out quickly Ensure records are kept of subcontractors work and validate the legitimacy of any account records. Produce subcontract payments for approval on the basis that the work has been carried out in accordance with the contract and to the correct quality Carry out your duties in accordance with the subcontract and material procurement schedules Present Main Contract Valuations or sections there of where deemed appropriate Report any infringements to the company's HSEQ policy observed. Participate in post contract review and complete and assign actions.Skills & experience Undertaking an accredited course by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) or the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES). Alternatively, a degree with some numerical or technical is advantageous. Relevant HND subjects include building/construction, urban and land studies, civil engineering and structural engineering. A degree in QS and relevant experience obtained (desirable).Other A competitive salary plus excellent benefits package including healthcare, pension etc. Family friendly policies in place and some scope for flexible working by negotiation.We believe in pushing boundaries in the pursuit of equality, diversity and inclusion. So, our teams can be comfortable that, whatever their background, VolkerWessels UK is a place where they can be themselves and thrive
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  • Job Reference: 718108456-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: VolkerWessels UK Ltd
    VolkerWessels UK Ltd
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent