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Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage
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Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 087
Job Published: July 30, 2018 08:51

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Site Surveyor to join our planned maintenance team in Stevenage on a permanent basis. This programme is predominantly external works (roofing, wall insulation, windows and doors) across 200 low rise blocks and is due to "go live" in August 2018. The successful professional will join a team at the very start of this new contract and be an integral part of the project going forwards.

 

Key Accountabilities will include:

 

Interim Valuations to Client and collating supporting information packs.
Contract Administration for Wates (Variations, instructions etc)
Subcontractor Orders, Variations, Valuations, and Payments including all notices.
Material, Subcontractor and Plant management
 
This is a great opportunity for a qualified Quantity Surveyor to utilise their previous skills and experience within a planned maintenance/refurbishments setting to make the role their own and deliver a valued service from the very beginning of a new project. This is a five year contract providing fantastic long term career development and scope of works for a highly motivated and ambitious Quantity Surveyor.

 

We are looking for a qualified and professional Quantity Surveyor with experience of working on external planned maintenance projects and the ability to build strong working relationship at client, internal management and supplier level.

 

To be successful in the role you will be an effective communicator with a positive and engaging approach to supporting the programme long term.

 

A bit about us:

 

Wates Living Space is one of the UK’s leading providers of planned and responsive maintenance services in the social housing sector, maintaining over 500,000 homes nationwide every year.

 

As a progressive and rewarding business we offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.

 

Our company values of integrity, intelligence, performance, teamwork and respect for people, communities and the environment run through our business at every level and are at the heart of everything we do.

 

The wellbeing and safety of our people is our priority, therefore creating a zero harm culture and encouraging a healthy work-life balance is important to us.  Wates Group are a responsible and inclusive employer and are proud to have been recognised for this through accolades including C2E (Committed to Equality) and Investors in People (Gold).