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Quantity Surveyor - 12 Month Undergraduate Placement

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Deliver a sustainable future

An amazing opportunity to take on a 12 month placement as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, working with surveyors to ensure that contracts are placed in a timely manner, delivering clean water and waste water projects.

We have big ambitions for our network, so you’ll be part of large-scale transformation projects from start to finish. For motivated undergraduates with ambitious goals, the technical challenge and scope of these placements is something to get really excited about.

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What you'll be doing

Working with Surveyors and Project Managers you will work across a range of projects providing pre and post contract expertise. Where you'll have the ability to be part of the process from start to finish, taking designs all the way through to completion and final account.

Key skills:

  • Assist with providing commercial and financial reporting information
  • Working with surveyors to ensure that contracts are placed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner
  • Administer the contract, supporting the Project Manager in assessing and issuing contractual notifications
  • Support in the completion of monthly Cost and Value reports using the appropriate ST software
  • Assist with preparation, maintenance and agreement of Final accounts
  • Assist with control of project documentation
  • Supports Team carrying out variety of tasks to aid with Learning development.

Where we'll take you

Based in Finham, Coventry these placements offer an opportunity to join an exciting team of surveyors of project managers which help to deliver the best value for money on our projects.

If you enjoy your experience with us, and you’re completing your final year of study – or have already obtained your Undergraduate degree – you’ll also be eligible to apply for our Graduate Programmes.

What we're looking for

To help us achieve our vision, we want people who are willing to learn and able to work with people from across our business. For this placements, you’ll need to:

  • Be currently undertaking a Quantity Surveying qualification at degree level or equivalent
  • Have a full, current valid driving licence for the UK and be willing to travel to different locations
  • Flexible approach to the location, timing and nature of the work
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and deal with difficult situations.


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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Finham (Coventry)

Disciplines accepted...

  • Quantity Surveying

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