A leading organisation based in West Highland, near Fort William require an experienced quantity surveyor, the role is for a joinery & building contractor.
Your new company
You will join a well-established joinery & building contractor based in West Highland who works on projects throughout the area, and the islands. They are making the appointment of a quantity surveyor to strengthen their team.
Your new role
You will report in to a director and take full responsibility for quantity surveying for the business. You will provide assistance during the tendering process, preparing enquiries and acquiring quotations. You will build up rates, prepare take-offs and assist with submissions. You will make regular site visits however you will be based at their head office when not required on site.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced quantity surveyor with knowledge of the construction industry. You will have experience working for a smaller business OR you will be interested in moving over to this area of the area. You will have the ability to quickly digest information, work within a small team environment and have a professional approach.
The Highlands and Islands covers some 15000 square miles - more than half of Scotland. Of the 448,000 people who live here, half are under 44. The region is also home to more than 8,000 voluntary and community groups, and over 21,000 businesses - many of them well-known global brands. Culture, sport and entertainment in a scenic location - the Highlands and Islands has something for everyone. Its diverse and dramatic landscape is made for outdoor sports and leisure pursuits and the region is ideal for exploring a whole range of activities - from climbing, golf and fishing to sailing, skiing and hill walking. But it's not all about sport and the great outdoors. The arts play a huge role in Scottish Highland culture and identity - all over the Highlands and Islands there are plenty of opportunities to see, hear and get involved. Major rock, pop, folk and classical musical festivals take place in spectacular settings. And countless smaller venues deliver a thriving music, theatre and dance scene. The region has a rich and vibrant mix of cultural traditions, natural heritage and contemporary life. This, combined with a top-class education system, clean environment, low crime rate, affordable housing, excellent communications and a strong sense of community creates the perfect setting for family life. And a sound location for anyone looking to invest
What you'll get in return
You will be offered a salary of £35,000 - £45,000 + package. You will receive support from the directors and as a company they are looking for someone who wants to work for their business on a long term basis. This is an excellent opportunity for a quantity surveyor to put their mark on a business and help the business to continue to grow.
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