QUANTITY SURVEYOR -
Based at our new offices in Ancoats, Manchester. A new permanent opportunity has arisen to enable us to add to our Quantity Surveying team. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated confident person who possesses great attention to detail who will be responsible for the successful delivery of our projects from the outset to completion and settlement of our final accounts.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience ideally 5 years plus in a Quantity Surveying role, have an astute sense of commercial awareness and be an effective communicator. In addition, you will be required to manage and procure sub-contractors, measurements, payments, valuations, variations and general contract admin. You must be able to work independently, under pressure and to strict deadlines. The ability to work in a team environment is essential and you will need a sound knowledge of standard forms of contracts.
You should hold a degree in Quantity Surveying or HNC in Construction, be computer literate with excellent oral and written communication skills.
"We have always found the company to be extremely proactive with strong leadership and a skilled labour workforce"
Thomas Worthington Design
"I recommend this company highly and would be glad to discuss their work if required"
St Hilda's Church
"The Manager on site was always courteous and considerate of the care environment that they were working in. Daniel was always helpful and interested in the standard of work being undertaken and took a personal interest in the project."
Care Concepts LTD
"Thank you again for the cooperation, effort and skill of your team in delivering the Chemotherapy Unit ahead of programme. This has been much appreciated by the Estate Department at Stepping Hill"
Stepping Hill Hospital
"Armitage Construction carried out the alteration works to a high standard and the Parish and I remain delighted with their work, team and organisation"
Gramham Holland Assocaites
"The Armitage team managed the delivering of the project within budget and programme restrictions, whilst providing the desired quality. The helpful nature and resourcefulness they exhibited helped to overcome numerous complications."
"Without question this goes to the wider team and more so to Armitage Construction for their delivery, patience and communications. Without the levels of persistence you showed, it could have proved a little more difficult."
University of Manchester
"I wish to record my appreciation of the contractor's efforts to regain some of the delay recorded and on the quality of the end product. The work was of the highest order and the south side of the church now looks in very good order."
Lloyd Evans Prichard
"We have found that attitude to the project from all members of the contractors team, from Site Foreman, Site Managers, Project Manager, Contracts Manager and Managing Surveyor, to be most refreshing in these days of construction activity."
"Armitage are a thoroughly good contractor, and I recommend them highly"
University of Manchester
"We are delighted to have employed Armitage Construction as the Main Contractor on the building of our new Medical Centre. They have displayed a very professional, organised and helpful approach."
Heaton Moor Medical Centre
"The management of the site from a client perspective has been very good, this is a great reflection on Steve."
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