Quantity Surveyor - Summer Placement

About Us:

Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent, international, engineering and project management consultancy with over 130 years of experience. Our professionals deliver services in the fields of aviation, buildings, energy, industry, infrastructure, maritime, mining, transport, urban and rural planning, and water.

Backed by the expertise and experience of nearly 7,000 colleagues across the world, we work for public and private clients in more than 130 countries. We work with our clients to deliver the engineering and environmental solutions they need to help them achieve their ambitions, while responding to some of the world’s most pressing challenges.

Vision 2018: Our Company Strategy

Our priority is to achieve leading positions, excel in our work and build the best team of people who share our values - brightness, integrity, team spirit and excellence. This strategy is our starting point for creating innovative and sustainable solutions for our clients.

The Role:

Are you studying towards a RICS approved BEng or MEng qualification and looking for some paid summer work? We have an exciting summer placement opportunity for an undergraduate Quantity Surveyor to join our expanding Project Management Consultancy team based in either Peterborough or London. The placement will be between 4-12 weeks commencing in June / July 2017.

Tasks may include the following:

  • Feasibility studies
  • Project estimates – ranging from conceptual to pre-tender
  • Experience with NEC3 / JCT contracts
  • Preparation of bills of quantities / price schedules
  • Preparation of tender documents for the above forms of contract in both the private and public sector
  • Tender evaluation
  • Post-contract administration
  • Contribute to project reviews
  • Work overseas (non UK)
  • Liaise with other members of the team and with members of other divisions throughout the firm in a proactive manner
  • Carry out any duties which your line manager may reasonably request within the broad parameters of your role.

To apply:

You will be studying toward a BEng or MEng in a relevant subject (RICS approved) and aspire to work towards MRICS status or other recognised professional body. You will have a high level of numeracy, robust communication skills and the ability to work independently as well as in a team.

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Today
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Placement Duration: Summer, Summer - open to 1st years
  • Location: Peterborough or London
  • Region: East Anglia, East Midlands, London and South East
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Quantity Surveying

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