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Quantity Surveyor

Term Entry
Permanent
Type Hours
Full Time (37 hours per week)
Days
Monday to Friday
Address
County Hall, Cross Street, Beverley, HU17 9BA (Some travel may be required)
Closing date
Job closes on 5 September
Interview date
Interviews are To be confirmed
Service area
Service area: Building Design/Infrastructure and Facilities
Job reference
Job reference: INFR001315
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Description

The job itself

The successful candidate will join a busy, well-established multi-disciplinary practice embedded within a local authority. The team currently has an opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to work with them on a permanent basis.

This position would ideally suit a practitioner working towards graduation in a relevant subject or with 2 years minimum experience in a commercial or local authority practice looking for a new challenge.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of quantity surveying services for the delivery of the Council’s Capital and Revenue investment programme. Provide effective cost advice and information to a variety of stakeholders. Ultimately contributing to the successful provision of a multi-disciplinary building construction consultancy service.

The position will involve a client facing role and so good communication skills and experience at presenting is a must. You'll also assist the Principal and Assistant Principal Quantity Surveyors within the team and may be expected to deputise for them on occasion.

The position will involve a role within the whole design process, and the successful candidate will be expected to provide design and project management colleagues technical advice in terms of costing, an ability undertake feasibility studies, undertake an NEC contract administration role, and advise on current best practice in the industry. An understanding of BIM is desirable.

The Council aims to promote a modern workforce and modern workplace therefore the role will also provide flexibility with working from home and in the office as required.

Please note the post is a career grade post points SCP 7-8 £24,920 - £27,514 (plus £2000 market supplement)

For an informal discussion please contact Carl Fahy Principal Quantity Surveyor (07359 426118) or Andy Hazell Building Design Manager (07795 226785)

Contact

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Name
Carl Fahy
Role
Principal Quantity Surveyor
carl.fahy@eastriding.gov.uk
Phone
07359426118
Name
Andrew Hazell
Role
Group Manager Building Design
andrew.hazell@eastriding.gov.uk
Phone
07795226785
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Additional information

Remote working

The Council offers many remote working opportunities as part of our commitment to providing flexibility wherever possible for our employees.

Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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Travel

Some travel across East Riding of Yorkshire may be required, applicants must be able to transport themselves.

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