Quantity Surveyor

  • Blu Coal Ltd
  • Woolston, Warrington
  • Nov 12, 2019
Full time Other

Job Description

An emerging Multi Utility (Gas, Water, Electric) Contractor are looking for you to join their Commercial team as their Quantity Surveyor, managing a team of quantity surveyors working on new Gas, Water and Electric connections throughout the North West of England. This role will provide you with the opportunity to progress to Commercial Manager with the company. Projects cover both Residential and I&C developments of varying sizes and voltages. The company have a turnkey approach to their projects, meaning you will be provided with the opportunity to further expand your already stellar experience and knowledge of Utility packages.

Ideally you will be either a Chartered Surveyor, or RICS accredited, and you will need to have prior experience managing multiple utility projects at any one time. Preferably you will be electrically biased, but Gas or Water biased candidates will also be considered. Your role will require an understanding of professional development, and will need to be able to promote the need to share knowledge and experience with your team members.

Key responsibilities for the Quantity Surveyor will include:

  • Assistance with the procurement of supplier/sub-contractors in line with company processes and procedures
  • Manage supply chain costs
  • Measurement of works completed by sub-contractors
  • Attend client progress meetings
  • Provide ideas for continuous improvement and better working practices
  • Manage and review performance of staff reporting to you and identify training needs
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with customers and other external parties
  • Liaise with the public to ensure smooth implementation of work
  • Implement company approach to Quality in all you do and complete all work to high standards
  • Identify and implement areas of improvement in company processes and operations
  • Ensure working practices and processes are followed

If you are a Quantity Surveyor looking to take the next step in your career, apply here or call Conor in the Blu Coal office on .