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DATE ADDED: Tue 02/07/2019

Quantity Surveyor

Bolton, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £40000 - £45000/annum



“Join an ever-growing company that has been heavily involved in the CP5 project”


Founded in the 1960's and located in North-West England, the company started out undertaking decorative work to the regions superstores, airports and hospitals.

During the 70's and 80's the company diversified significantly by getting involved on more industrial projects such as the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle, the Menai Britannia Bridge in North Wales and Jodrell Bank Telescope in Cheshire.

In the mid 90's the company new premises were sort and the company began to expand by completing works on behalf of Highways Agency, Railtrack and numerous local authorities. Awarded a licence to work directly for Network Rail, the company is heavily involved in the CP5 project and have already made significant steps to be a key player in the CP6 project.


As the new Quantity Surveyor, you'll be in good company working together in conjunction with the current commercial, undertaking change requests, running compensation events, producing monthly CVR reports, as well as the application and administration of all contracts. Training will always be on offer throughout your career with this company so rest assure you will always be given the knowledge and development to meet your personal goals.

This is a fast-paced environment working on anywhere between 8 - 10 schemes at any one time, with values ranging from £50k through to the low millions. You'll get the opportunity to work under the tutelage of an experienced Senior Commercial Manager benefitting from their extensive knowledge and experience. The company actively encourage and promote from within and with a solid portfolio of work the chance for progression is strong.


As a Quantity Surveyor your role will include the following duties-:

Carrying out feasibility studies.
Cost control cost benefit analysis.
Risk analysis evaluations.
Advising on legal issues and representing clients in disputes.
Drawing up contracts with vendors.
Negotiating the cost of projects.


Civil engineering or building background \ experience
Degree qualified (preferable) or equivalent
Computer literate with competency in Microsoft packages.
Commercial and contractual awareness, used to working with different clients, forms of contracts and methods of measurement.
Self-motivated with a pro-active positive attitude.
Good at self-management in time and prioritising workload, able to use initiative to solve and avoid problems.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
Full UK Driving Licence


Up to £45k + company car or car allowance + benefits


If you are ready to submit your application please click on the link below or send your CV direct to

If you are unsure or have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me on (phone number removed)

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Role: Quantity Surveyor
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester,

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