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QS or Assistant QS based at Swavesey - Cambridge

Blackwell has an opportunity for a QS/Assistant QS to work as part of a busy construction team on the A14 widening project.

We are looking for a QS/Assistant QS who will report to the Project Quantity Surveyor, working on a long-term project for a duration of approximately 3 years.

Duties of the role will include, but are not limited to, assistance with the management of subcontractors' accounts, the maintenance and analysis of work activity data and site records, dealing with correspondence and other contractual documentation, the measurement and preparation on interim and final accounts, admeasurement, the compilation of internal financial reports and the valuation of additional and varied work.

Personal Attributes:

  • Able to follow instructions
  • Able to communicate well at all levels
  • Flexible approach to work
  • A strong team player
  • Good time management
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong Excel knowledge (ability to use formulae and macros and produce reports)
  • Degree qualified (Quantity Surveying or relevant subject)
  • Interest in heavy Civil Engineering

How to Apply:

To apply by email with a copy of your CV, please email our HR Department at or contact our HR Department by post at: 

C A Blackwell (Contracts) Ltd, Coggeshall Road, Earls Colne, Essex, CO6 2JX.


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