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Assistant QS

Job Title: Assistant QS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
REF: AQS1408_1565790075
Contact Name: Oliver Brittain
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Assistant Quantity Surveyor for a large construction and surveying contractor that specialises in residential projects. Our client is looking for a determined and hardworking Junior/Assistant QS to join their projects based in and around Cambridgeshire.

Job responsibilities

  • Assist Quantity Surveyors in costing building projects at all stages from planning to completion.
  • Before a project begins, you will estimate quantities and costs of materials, labour, plant, taxes and the likely maintenance costs for a new building or civil engineering project.
  • Attending construction site at various stages of the project and measures.
  • Keep detailed records of all measurements to use to calculate actual costs of the project.

Personal qualities and skills

  • Have good communication skills to talk with quantity surveyors and other members of the construction team
  • Enjoy working with numbers as you will need to make calculations quickly and accurately
  • Have IT skills
  • Be able to pay attention to detail
  • Have an interest in how buildings are built
  • Be able to understand technical drawings
  • Degree qualified
  • 2+ years site experience preffered

If you feel you would be well suited to this role please apply, or get in contact for more information.