3 months ago
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior / Principal Quantity Surveyor in our office in Birmingham City Centre. This is an opportunity to play a leading role in the development of Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure’s project and cost management services through a variety of established frameworks and opportunities in both the public and private sectors.
You will join a multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental consultancy team, providing technical advice and pre-contract QS services to a range of building, infrastructure and regeneration clients. Your work will be interesting, broad and varied and you will use your expertise to provide cost and contract advice across a variety of projects and sectors. You will be self-motivated and can expect to get involved in pre-contract estimating, investment appraisals, option studies, value engineering, contract and tender documentation preparation as well as post contract activities and technical advice including contract administration, change and risk cost management. This is a permanent staff position with the opportunity to establish and grow as part of a sustainable local and national team.
Skills / Qualifications
* BSc/BSc Hons Quantity Surveying and with a professional membership
* Experience of the provision of pre-contract QS services and risk management on new build, refurbishment, regeneration and infrastructure projects
* Experience in Whole Life Costs and procurement methods
* Experience of working in multi-company, multi-disciplinary development teams
* Demonstrable technical competence
* Competent in the use of Management Information Systems to analyse and measure performance and then derive action plans
* NEC ECC contract experience
Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.
Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.