Assistant Quantity Sureyor

Job Type:
Job Sector:
East Midlands
£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�30k - 35k per year
ATA Recruitment
Job Ref:

Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Major Highways Project

Location: Northampton

"If you're an Assistant Quantity Surveyor in a Civil Engineering environment and want the opportunity to join a top tier contactor, keep on reading! You'll have an opportunity to work on one of the largest highways schemes in the country, improving the local infrastructure in the South Midlands."

The Company

This project is based with a leading main contractor with a turn over just shy of �3billion. They operate with three distinct business areas Housebuilding, Regeneration, and Infrastructure & Construction. Their infrastructure department is made up of several business units including Highways, Rail & Aviation, Water & Waste, Environment, and Power & Security. This project is based within their Highways division, improving a large section of Motorway which will vastly improve the motorway network in the South Midlands. It's the perfect time to join as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor as there are multiple packages of work on the way that will mean continued opportunities in your local area!

The Role

As the sole Assistant Quantity Surveyor on site you will be responsible for both commercial and contractual obligations, with day-to-day commercial activities such as submitting measurements/valuations of works and preparing payments for subcontractors. You will also liaise with the estimating, buying, and procurement staff to ensure accurate site records are kept. Communication with the head office will also be on top of your agenda, being able to relay key information via monthly client evaluations.

This Motorway projects sits within their well-established Highways division and will involve the upgrading of barriers & drainage as well as the installation of gantries & emergency refuge areas. Your knowledge within a civil engineering major project environment will be crucial to your understanding of how larger projects work. So, if you want to be part of a team that that values your input and will support you up the Quantity Surveyor ladder!

Ideal Candidate

You're the Assistant Quantity Surveyor I want to talk to if you are a driven individual, wanting to move up the ladder to forge a career within a large company. Pre-determined deadlines will not intimidate you as you will have a track record of meeting targets in a large civil engineering environment. Your ability to work in a team will not hinder you when working Individually, and your pro-active approaches to problem solving will be second nature!


To be considered for this Assistant Quantity Surveyor position, you will either have or be working towards a qualification in Quantity Surveying, HNC or above. You must be from a main contractor background, with previous experience on highways, rail or water. You will also have a good knowledge of NEC forms of contract, new build rather than maintenance.

Salary and benefits

Salary is upwards of �30,000 dependant on experience. The package is 25+ days holiday, car or car allowance, healthcare, and pension.

What now?

So if you are an Assistant Quantity Surveyor that has read through this advert and thinking 'I'm ready to join a top main contractor', apply now and kick start your career today!

Mobile: 07701326332 Landline: 01332861394


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Contact Details:
ATA Recruitment
Tel: 01332861394
Contact: Bethan Sullivan

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