ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR

  • Location:
    Birmingham
  • Position:
    Building/Construction
  • Date Posted:
    10 Nov 2017
  • Expiry Date:
    31 Dec 2017
  • Vacancy Type:
    Graduate - full-time
Job Description

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ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR

SALARY: COMPETITIVE

LOCATION: BIRMINGHAM

Areas of responsibility:

  • Assist in the preparation of site budgets, value engineering, monitoring actual costs, monthly valuations, progress and stock on site

  • Attend Project Team meetings, sharing site budgets, cost variances

  • Sub-contractor enquiries, analysis and orders, incl Roads, sewers & Groundworks.

  • Labour only estimates.

  • Sub-contractor valuations – progress, site measurements, variations, retentions, contra charges and final accounts.

  • Customer variations – site specific pricing, one off quotations, sub-contractor orders and monitoring costs.

  • Assist with the Housing Association contract from inception to completion.

  • Be aware of all codes of practice that impact on cost e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc.

Tasks:

  • Attend Project Team meetings, supporting the Senior QS.

  • Reviewing project information to add value and reduce costs at every opportunity.

  • Agreeing the sub contract specification for enquires.

  • Liaise with Site Manager to agree scope of works / extent of enquiries.

  • Sub-contractor enquiries analyse quotations and raise orders.

  • Labour only groundwork estimates, if required.

  • Brickwork take offs, measures if required.

  • Assist in the calculation of Working Site Budget, estimating costs from working drawings and orders placed to date.

  • Monthly valuations, including stock on site, progress and cost to completes,

  • Sub-contractor valuations, agreeing progress and variations with Site Manager and carrying out site measures, as required.

  • Source new sub-contractors as required.

  • Pricing customer variations and variation orders.

  • Raise orders for customer variation works.

  • Assist with the HA contract, including completion dates, customer extras and handover pack

Outputs:

  • Project Meeting notes

  • Site budgets

  • Monthly valuations

  • Sub-contractor orders

  • Sub contract valuations / payments

  • Site specific options price lists

  • Variation quotations

Hours of Work: 8.30am – 5.00pm

This Job Description is not intended as an exhaustive list. It provides a guideline and a basis for review and comment

TO APPLY FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY PLEASE SEND YOUR CV TO TOM HERRIOTTS AT;  tom@crsprofessionals.co.uk

If you are applying for this role please email theworkplace@wlv.ac.uk to inform us you have applied so that we can offer you preparation support for potential interviews. If you need support with the application process please also contact us.

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