Senior Groundworks Surveyor
Posted on Jan 18, 2019 by Anonymous
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In a highly competitive industry, extracting maximum value from all our procurement processes is a vital element of our success. We need a senior professional to co-ordinate the tendering, selection and implementation processes for our Groundworking and Infrastructure procurement.The successful candidate will work within our regional technical team to identify value engineering improvements and oversee the procurement process. This will include analysing tender returns and negotiating best price while achieving the programme and its objectives.On commencement on site, you will assist in ensuring compliance by suppliers and successful completion in accordance with the accepted tender, including ensuring that the correct packages are awarded and the right contractors are undertaking the right work. You will also manage payments to contractors as agreed.
You must have experience within the construction industry in a quantity surveying role, plus formal qualifications in construction or quantity surveying (HNC or equivalent).
You will need good knowledge of construction techniques and materials, particularly in relation to below ground engineering techniques and methods of measurement, and an understanding of regional groundwork costs and how these are built up.
Good communications skills, teamworking, organisation and computer skills are essential, as well as knowledge of contract law and Health & Safety issues. Most importantly we are looking for an ability to critically assess engineering options to add value.
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