Vital Info

  • East Midlands, West Midlands
  • Permanent
  • Permanent
  • £45000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable (Depending on Experience)
  • ASAP

Quantity Surveyor

Civils (Water)


Linsco recruitment are recruiting for a leading Civil Engineering and Building company delivering high quality construction projects across the UK and Ireland. They have an excellent reputation for investing in their people, a rewarding working environment and a highly competitive benefits package.

Due to continuing success and growth of our Civil Engineering team, they have a fantastic new opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor (QS). Working as a QS on major water infrastructure projects across the Midlands area.

The Role

  • Manage the subcontractor appointment process.
  • Preparation of tenders, cost estimates and quotations within client deadlines.
  • Preparation of value engineering proposals to reflect Client budgetary requirements.
  • Preparation of cost, value and reconciliation monthly reports on each assigned project.
  • Manage money recovery in accordance with the agreed terms and conditions
  • Coordinate with Clients, Sub-Contractors, Suppliers to ensure information; costs, profitability and value meet the requirements of each project through to final accounts.
  • Manage sub-contractor's account in strict accordance with their terms and conditions to meet project demands/timeframes.
  • Visits on site to view works completed, quality and management of costs.
  • To undertake any other duties as allocated.

The Person

  • The ability to prioritise and work within set deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to build and improve effective internal and external working relationships.

The Experience

  • Third level degree qualification in Quantity Surveying or a related construction discipline with 5+ year's experience ideally in Civil Engineering, Water or Wastewater. Experience of having worked with Severn Trent Water would preferable but not essential.
  • Sound estimation skills with negotiation experience of confirming, agreeing and pricing variations.
  • Sound knowledge of construction contracts in particular NEC3/NEC4.
  • Full clean driving license.


If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV.

Due to the vast amount of applications that we receive, it is not possible for us to contact all applicants, therefore if you have not heard from us within three working days then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion, however we will register your details for consideration against future opportunities.

Linsco are an Equal Opportunities employer, acting in the capacity of an Employment Agent for this position. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

Linsco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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