Quantity Surveyor

Job Details

We are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to work in Capital Programmes team for Manchester City Council.

The Capital Programme Division reports to the City Treasurer and is responsible for developing and delivering approximately £200m pa of Major and Minor Capital Programmes across the City whilst continuously striving to improve the effectiveness of its design, project management and programme delivery capability.

We require a suitably qualified and experienced quantity surveyor with proven construction experience to join a dynamic service delivering a complex programme of project across a diverse portfolio of work on behalf of the council.

The construction projects undertaken by the service are extensive and varied. These typically include works relating to school construction/maintenance programmes, historic buildings, parks and leisure infrastructure, Manchester Art Gallery, Bridgewater Hall, the National Cycling Centre, the Aquatics Centre, new build housing programmes and the Manchester Christmas Markets.

The Quantity Surveyor appointment will contribute to the ongoing growth, delivery and development of the City Strategy. The successful candidate must demonstrate experience of pre-contract, post contract and cost planning within a construction environment, and will also have experience and knowledge of working with various contracts such as PSPC, JCT and NEC3/4 (ECC and TSC).

The candidate will need to have a QS degree and the relevant professional construction experience

If you have the above experience and skills and would like to work in a dynamic and interesting environment, we would like to hear from you.

Umbrella rate – £47