Assistant Quantity Surveyor

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    Market related

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    Lucy Patterson

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    0117 2033444

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3-4 months

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Job title: Freelance Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location:  Aylesbury

Job type: Construction

Rate:  Negotiable day rate


The company:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Freelance Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a well established specialist foundation contractor specialising in large retaining structures, piled foundations, and ground improvements.

This is a company that prides itself on their expertise within their field, providing geotechnical solutions to technically challenging projects across the UK.


The Role:

As the Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for assisting the Senior QS in the commercial and contract management of various designated geotechnical engineering sites. 

As the successful candidate you will build an excellent relationship with the commercial team through regular communication and intermittent visits to core business and project offices. You will be self-disciplined with a perfectly organised approach with contract deadlines planned and met, whilst contract notifications and applications made.

This is a fixed term appointment with the possibility to extend.


The candidate:

5 years’ experience in a similar role

Relevant degree qualification

Good knowledge and operating experience of NEC Forms of Contract

Excellent IT skills (Microsoft Excel & Word)

Full driving licence

Experience in a Geotechnical Contracting environment is preferred but not essential


What's in it for you?

Day rate negotiable, commensurate with experience


If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker.


Key Skills: Quantity Surveyor, Assistant Quantity Surveyor, Groundworks, Piling, foundations, geotechnical, ground improvements