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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Justin Curry
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01132420303
  • Expiry Date: 19 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 402350JCY

Quantity Surveyor - Stonework and Brick Repair Contractor

Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Company Overview: We are an established third-party recruitment agency specializing in connecting talented professionals with leading contractors in the construction industry. Our client, a reputable Stonework and Brick Repair Contractor with a Wakefield based office, is seeking a skilled Quantity Surveyor to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a specialized contractor known for their expertise in stonework and brick repair projects.

Role Overview: As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in managing the commercial aspects of stonework and brick repair projects, ensuring accurate cost control and contract administration. Your expertise in quantity surveying and knowledge of specialized techniques in stonework and brick repair will be vital in delivering successful projects, meeting budgetary targets, and maintaining high-quality standards.


  • Prepare accurate cost estimates, bills of quantities, and tender documentation for stonework and brick repair projects.
  • Manage and negotiate contract agreements, including variations and claims.
  • Monitor project progress, costs, and variations, providing timely cost and value reports to the commercial team and project management.
  • Implement effective change control processes, ensuring compliance with contractual requirements.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and subcontractors, managing costs efficiently.
  • Provide support and guidance to junior members of the commercial team.


  • Degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a Quantity Surveyor within the construction industry, with a focus on stonework and brick repair projects.
  • Strong knowledge of construction contracts, including NEC and JCT.
  • Understanding of specialized techniques and materials used in stonework and brick repair.
  • Strong analytical skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Generous holiday allowance.
  • Training and development opportunities.
  • Opportunity for career growth within a reputable stonework and brick repair contractor.

If you have the required experience as a Quantity Surveyor and are looking for an exciting opportunity with a specialized contractor, we invite you to apply for this role. Please submit your application, including an up-to-date CV, highlighting your qualifications and relevant experience.