Job I.D: 18796
Role: Quantity Surveyor
Industry: Lift Industry
Commutable from: Reading, Guildford, Woking, Chertsey, Twickenham, Croydon, Bromley
Salary: £35,000 - £38,000 (Depending on Experience)
Benefits: 25 Days Holiday, Company Pension Scheme, Phone, laptop
We have a fantastic opportunity in the lift industry for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to work from the office located in Surrey. A very commutable location for Assistant Quantity Surveyors or Project Coordinators with a construction industry experience. Also ideal for pre- or postgraduate professionals with experience working for a multinational corporation or reputable firm working as a Quantity Surveyor. This role will be working for a well-known, market leading lift engineering company with loads of opportunities for career progression. Our client is looking for talented and career focused Quantity Surveyors.
1. Purpose - Quantity Surveyor
The Project Quantity Surveyor is responsible for proactively preventing and actively resolving contractual concerns in contracts between company and customer and in contracts with subcontractors/suppliers. The emphasis is on actions that minimize legal and commercial risk proactively. The role is involved all the way from tender phase (supporting sales team) to project execution and close out (supporting project team). The role may be located direct to the project OR part of the local front-line unit.
2. Responsibilities and key activities - Quantity Surveyor
Ensures that the Sub-Contracts are made in line with contract guidelines and policies
Supports Project Manager and team in preparing a Project Execution Plan and maintaining appropriate control processes defined therein.
Fully understands the scope and terms of the main contract as well as sub-contracts, including both obligations to customer and subcontractor's obligations to the client.
Monitors compliance with the contractual obligations throughout the contract Term.
Monitors potential claims, including the following actions: - Quantity Surveyor
Reporting of matters that are potentially harmful to the company Keeping up-to-date records of these matters, e.g. variations to scope of works, events that entitle to an extension of time under the contract.
Ensures all payments are made on time and ensuring all notifications to third parties are made on time.
Monitors the cost control and client change control processes.
Maintains project forecast costs, revenue and profitability using SAP and business reporting tools.
Monthly Reporting: - Quantity Surveyor
Liability statement (gross liability in respect of each subcontractor)
Cost/Value reconciliation (contract value measured against contract cost)
Leads and co-ordinates project final account discussions with the customer.
Resolves or assists Legal in resolving any contract disputes between our company and the
customer and/or subcontractors.
Follows changes in laws and regulations and advises on how they impact the project.
Entry-level requirements - Quantity Surveyor
At least two years of pre- or postgraduate professional experience with a multinational
corporation or a reputable firm working as a QS
Appropriate level legal degree or QS qualifications
Fluent English with fluency in additional languages being an advantage
Construction Industry experience required and beneficial
Desire to participate as a full-member of the project leadership team
Interested? Here are your three options:
1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Ben Marmon on 44 (0) 116 2545411
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3. "I'm interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me" - email with your resume and questions and I will reply with more detail
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Service, Minor Repair & Call-Out
Service Route - South West London / Surrey
Commutable from: Slough, Crawley, Guildford, Woking, Reading, Basingstoke, Farnham,
Aldershot, Farnborough, Epsom, Weybridge, Chertsey, Egham, Crawley, Horsham
Salary: £40,000 - DOE, (door to door travel paid)
Benefits: All expenses paid - fuel & parking, company pension, holiday, phone, company van
Calling all NVQ 3 Qualified Lift Engineers!
We are on the lookout for skilled Lift Engineers that can commute to South West London and Surrey.
As a qualified Service, Repair and call-out Engineer you will complete maintenance and repair work to reduce the risk of future breakdown.
The Service, Callout & Repair Engineer will carry out service and repairs to a range of lifting equipment on customer sites in a safe, professional and cost-effective manner, maintaining documentation of all works carried out in line with Health and Safety and Quality procedures.
Our client has a respected name in the market and offers both career progression and longevity.
This is an ideal role for Lift Engineers that want to progress and are being stretched and desire a better work/life balance!
If you are an experienced Lift Service Engineer, Lift Engineer, Service and Breakdown Engineer, Modernisation Engineer, Repairs Engineer, Service and Repairs Engineer, Service and Call-Out Engineer in the Lift and Escalator industry, lift industry, we want to hear from you!
Lift Engineer - Responsibilities
Completing repair work - reducing the risk of breakdowns, accidents & emergency repairs
To provide a high-quality personalised service
Inspect, clean, lubricate and adjust all components for optimum performance
All types and makes of passenger, goods and service lifts.
A detailed report of the work carried out at each service visit.
Identification of weak and faulty parts before they cause a problem
Priority repair work following a breakdown
Take part in the on-call rota
Lift Engineer - Requirements
Experienced Lift engineer (NVQ 3 qualified mandatory)
Industry Knowledge & proven experience (minimum of 5 years)
Service & Repairs
Confident with a range of manufacturers is desirable
Experience working on standby as part of an on-call rota
Experience servicing and repairing passenger lifts
Interested in this Lift Engineer position? Use reference - Job I.D: 50262 & Get in touch today!
"This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Ben Marmon on 44 (0) 116 2545411 or email with your resume and questions and I will reply with more detail
About Precision People
This role is posted by Precision People, specialists in Technical, Engineering, Consultancy, Sales and Executive Search Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of technical candidates in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of technical roles from Design Engineers, Service Managers, Mechanical Service Engineers, up to Maintenance and Production Managers. We have many technical roles both in the Midlands and throughout the UK, so get in touch today.