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Quantity Surveyor

Our client a major contractor has recently been awarded the prestigious Barking Riverside Rail Extension project.
They require a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a permanent basis.
 
The works include modification to existing railway lines from Barking station over a stretch of 3km with a new 1.5km stretch of railway from Renwick Road overbridge to a new terminus station.
There is a mixture of heavy civils, PWay and OHLE.
 
Reporting to the Project Manager on site, the Project Surveyor is responsible for all commercial and contractual matters on the site allocated to them and should be able to effectively manage an assistant surveyor to successfully deliver that project.
On larger more intricate projects may be required to carry out the same tasks for a section or sections of the works reporting to a Senior or Managing Quantity Surveyor.

Required Qualifications / Expertise: 

Essential:
An accredited course by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS, the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) or the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES).
Alternatively, a degree with some numerical or technical is advantageous.
Relevant HND subjects include building/construction, urban and land studies, civil engineering and structural engineering.
Adequate experience as an Assistant QS/QS.

Desirable:
A degree in QS and relevant experience obtained.