Quantity Surveying

Job Profile

We’re a global management, engineering and development consultancy focused on guiding our clients through many of the planet’s most intricate challenges. We’re committed to making a positive contribution to the well-being of our staff and the environment, communities, and market places in which we operate.

We are looking for highly motivated students who are passionate about learning from our industry experts. We are offering you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience at one of the world’s leading management, engineering, and development consultancies to help shape exciting projects for tomorrow’s world.

We understand the importance of giving you an insight in to our exciting industry to help you understand how you apply what you’re learning into practice. We place a lot of emphasis on giving you a realistic view of our world so you can decide if it’s the industry you want to work in. We look to recruit those students who have impressed us during their placements onto our graduate scheme, so remember; this could be the start of your career with Mott MacDonald.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Why did you choose Mott MacDonald?

Being a Graduate at Mott MacDonald

Job Description

We are looking to recruit an industrial trainee quantity surveyor based in our London office to join our award winning team of quantity surveyors, cost management consultants and cost engineers. We work in a variety of sectors including property, infrastructure, energy, education, healthcare, utilities, and government. Our teams work throughout the whole project life cycle; and predict the financial impacts that property or infrastructure assets have on a client’s business model –at a project’s inception, during delivery, on completion and throughout the assets’ life.

Our industrial placements are for a period of 6-12 months, you will be involved in the preparation of estimates and cost plans; contractor procurement processes, contract award, valuations and financial statements. You will be responsible for creating monthly reports and standard documentation, helping with preparing tender documentation and analysing contractor tender returns. You will have exposure to contract reviews and settlement of construction contracts.

Candidate Specification

To join us for an Industrial Trainee placement you must currently be at University studying towards a degree in quantity surveying or a quantity surveying related degree.

We are looking for students with the following characteristics:

  • Methodical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to use your initiative to undertake tasks efficiently and independently.
  • Enjoy working in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, which allow you to confidently liaise with clients and team members.

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Apr 27, 2017
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Placement Duration: 6 months, Year-long
  • Location: London
  • Region: London and South East
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Building Services
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Structural

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