Estimator/Quantity Surveyor - Sub Contractor

£35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Philippa Dickinson
Job Type
Estimator/Quantity Surveyor - Putney, South West London | Residential Sector - Structural Works , Basement Construction | £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

Estimator/Quantity Surveyor role in Putney, South West London: Construction of structures and complex high specification residential projects (includes internal fit outs).

My client, a very successful contractor who specialise in the construction of high quality basements built underneath existing residential properties in West Central London. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Putney due to increased work load.

General outline:

* estimating basement construction and above ground structural alteration works with major elements of underpinning, excavation,

* temporary works associated with the support of ground and part built basement structures
* reinforced concrete works
* drainage
* waterproofing
* above ground temporary works and structural steelwork.
* Also covers fit out of basements and general above ground building.

The Job:

* Build up job costs from plant and materials amounts and estimated labour needed (Rates are used to check prices)

* Costing and quotes are in response to tender requests and from direct interaction with home owners.


* Estimating individual jobs
* Quote writing
* Commercial negotiations
* Input into cost and account management of ongoing projects

Previous knowledge/experience:
* Minimum 5 years relevant work experience
Preferred experience in estimating for:
oUnderpinned / retro-fit basements
oMajor structural alterations to existing buildings including associated temporary works.
* Good to have knowledge/experience of estimating of:
oCavity membrane waterproofing

Education - degree level in appropriate discipline.
* Must be based within commute of their offices in Putney, south west London

Salary: Negotiable £35,000 - £45,000 based on experience.
Bonus - bonuses are paid for demonstrated performance above the expected level and provided that overall company financial performance is satisfactory.
Holiday - 28 days including bank holidays.
Work mobile or £25 per month towards

Working hours
8am to 5pm Mon to Fri.

This would be an ideal opportunity for someone who would like to join a well established, thriving basement sub contractor, to work on some decent projects in London.

To apply, please forward a CV to or call 01273 315 714.

If you are unsure of whether to apply, please don't hesitate to contact me to discuss further.

Estimator/Quantity Surveyor - Putney, South West London | Residential Sector - Structural Works , Basement Construction | £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

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