Estimator/Quantity Surveyor

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 31/01/2022 23:59
Grade 7 (scp 26 - 30) £30,451 - £33,782
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Architects / Surveyors / Engineers
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
South Hylton House
Number of posts:
Closing date:
31 Jan
Further Information

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Sunderland City Council for the role of Estimator / Quantity Surveyor for the Building Services Section reporting to the Minor Works Manager.

The role will be responsible for the provision of an efficient and comprehensive estimating and quantity surveying function which provides new construction and refurbishment projects to a range of customers both commercial and domestic. The ability to work as part a team is essential as this role involves not only working within the Technical and Operational Team within Building Services but also working with other colleagues across the Local Authority and partnering organisations.

The successful applicant will be educated to an ONC/HNC level or equivalent in a construction related activity, have a proven track record of delivering an estimating and quantity surveying function which includes, preparing financial information to external parties as well as administration of contract documentation and payment applications.
You will also need to have demonstrable experience of asbestos management procedures.

Moving forward our focus is on improving, developing and growing the section to ensure we are providing a sustainable service to all customers.

Working here at Sunderland City Council, you will be in receipt of not only the salary on offer, but also a generous annual leave entitlement, which commences at 25 days rising to 30 days after five years of continuous service, you will receive bank holidays in addition to the leave entitlement, a contributory government pension scheme, and access to flexible working. If you would like to know more and you feel you have the skills to apply for this role, then we would like to hear from you.

You should consider the person specification when applying, providing examples of how you demonstrate your suitability for the post ensuring you meet the specified criteria.
For an informal discussion please contact Email graham.hoban@sunderland.gov.uk Building Services Manager, or call 0191 5614606.

Applications must be completed on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil
For further assistance contact Operational HR Services. Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk.

Please note that CVs are not acceptable.

All communication about your application for this post will be to the email address that you register with North East Jobs. This may include details of an online assessment you may need to complete and an invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other method. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

If you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.