February 2019

Quantity Surveyor (Cumbria)

  • Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Location: Cumbria

  • Salary: Negotiable

Company: Founded in 1967, and operating in Ireland, United Kingdom, Poland, South Pacific and the Middle East, Roadbridge is a leader in Civil Engineering. Roadbridge has the experience, capability and a proven track record in delivering major projects across a range of sectors on time and on budget. Our core ethos is not just to meet client expectations, but to exceed them, making us the partner clients want to work with.

Job Summary: We are looking to appoint an experienced Quantity Surveyor to be based in UK. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident and motivated with good communication skills and able to work
independently as well as part of a team. The successful candidate must
be willing to work away from home if required.

It is vital that they are able to demonstrate attention to detail and be able
to work to deadlines, whilst liaising with site management and client’s
representatives as appropriate. As quantity surveyor you will report to
both the project/contracts manager as well as the regional commercial

The role includes:

  • Carry out the estimating, cost control and tracking of the installation works on site.
  • Proven ability to negotiate with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Track and manage contracts and associated budgets.
  • Prepare variations, claims and generating reports.
  • Preparing and agreeing final accounts.


  • Third level qualification in Construction/Engineering /Economics (or similar).
  • 5 + year’s relevant experience with a main Civil Contractor.
  • Experience of pricing and preparing Tenders, budgets and cost plans.
  • Experience of Sage systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Project/Primavera would be an advantage.
  • Estimating experience would be preferable
  • Experience in NEC is preferable, ideally in option C contracts
  • Experience in general procurement duties

To apply for this position, please email your CV to careers@roadbridge.ie