The Client Small sixed main contractor based in Wickford, due to project workload increasing they are looking to add to their commercial team. The company have been in operation for over 30 years and have a team of 7 in the office and a team of 20+ out on site, consisting of management and trades. This Wickford based contractor have got very good staff retention, with 2 of their members having been with them for 20+ years, looking to expand now purely due to project wins and workload. New Build and Refurbishment projects are most common for this Wickford based contractor, working with local authorities on various builds including residential, education and social housing.
The Role: In your new job as an Assistant Surveyor / Estimator you will be based in their Wickford office on a full-time basis, however, you will be required to attend site meetings and visits to keep on top of your projects assigned. It will be a split job between quantity surveying and estimating, assisting the graduate surveyor whilst reporting into one of the Directors. Essential responsibilities on a daily basis include producing cost plans, submitting tenders, take offs and liaising and agreeing sub-contracts. Given the size of the company, you will be required to undertake other tasks that ensure the commercial side of the job has been done to a high quality, to budget and on time.
Job Requirements: Working as an Assistant Surveyor / Estimator will require you to have at least 2 years' experience working either as an Estimator, Surveyor or mixed experience background Ideally, this would have been with an Essex based main contractor working on similar projects and in and around £1-3m. Qualification wise, a BSc in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management is highly advantageous, however anything equivalent such as HNC/HND will still be regarded well. A UK driving license is essential along with a presentable manner to colleagues and clients alike, due to the forward-facing element of the job you will need to be confident and commercially aware.
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