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Trainee Quantity Surveyor - Manchester (Part time)

  • Location: Altrincham, Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: TQS_1596034866
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

**JOB VACANCY - ASSISTANT / TRAINEE QS**

Part Time Position Available (2.5 Days / Weeks) (Freelance or Permanent)

Key responsibilities
- Assist the senior estimators in preparing estimates, cost plans, bills of quantities, specifications, and schedule of rates.
- Carry out construction project valuations.
- Negotiating and placing sub-contract orders
- Valuing sub-contract accounts
- Prepare and analyse project costings from tender documents.
- Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports.
- Understand the implications of Health and Safety regulations.

Requirements

- Enrolled onto QS or Construction Degree (Non Essential)
- Ability to use a range of IT packages including Microsoft Office
- Commercial awareness and understanding of the construction process.
- Ability to analyse and process technical data.
- The ability to manage workloads to ensure performance targets achieved.
- Negotiation skills and ability to apply those skills internally and externally & with our supply chain.
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
- Positive attitude at all times and the ability to integrate and play active part in the Construction Team
- Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise to meet deadlines.
- Must have a driving license and access to own vehicle

This would be an ideal position for someone who is studying for their Construction related degree and wanted to gain first hand experience within the Construction world.

Please get in touch if this sounds like you.