Trainee Quantity Surveyor

Trainee Quantity Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £20k - 25k per year + benefits

  • Contact:

    Sarah Strippel

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Trainee Quantity Surveyor 

Exeter or Helston

Immediate start  8.00 - 17.00  Monday to Friday

The Company:

Build Recruitment provides specialist recruitment services, supplying quality candidates on a temporary or permanent basis to leading organisations throughout the built environment – from executive to operative level.

With offices in London, Manchester and the South west, we specialise in Housing, Construction, Facilities Management, Property, Surveying, Health & Safety and Sales. We supply candidates from executive to operative level, and are currently working with a reputable Civils firm, who are looking for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor based in Exeter or Helston.

The company we are working is a market leader in their industry. They have 2 offices, one based in Exeter and one based in Helston. The company has a large amount of contracts with large house builders in the Cornwall and Devon area. The company offers career progression as well a great working environment and training and are looking for a keen Trainee Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding team.

Day to Day:

      Day to day supervision of budget control on various sites with guidance of a senior quantity surveyor

      Client contact, site meetings reviewing costings across projects under guidance

      Weekly and monthly reporting with guidance 

      Ensuring work is completed on time, within programme agreed

     Most work will be on new build residential site 

Requirements (Skills & Qualifications):

Keen and enthusiastic

Willing to be trained in a QS qualification

IT literate 

Mathmatical and organised



     Permanent contract

     Parking on site

     20 days paid holiday plus Bank Holidays

     Fantastic team to work with, career progression and training

Please apply or contact Sarah Strippel at Build Recruitment for further details.

We’ll take the time to understand your career history and motivations for a new role. We’ll also take references and may ask for proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

We work with a wide variety of clients in the public and private sector, and we will work with you to identify clients in which your skills, experience and personality will fit. Once we submit you for a role you will receive support and regular communication throughout the interview process. 

From there our commitment to you is all about being your career partner. We’ll identify suitable jobs, provide support, and career guidance and even provide regular salary benchmarking. 

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.