Senior Quantity Surveyor - Altrincham

Full time

Altrincham, United Kingdom

Project support

Trant Engineering Limited is a multi-discipline Engineering & Construction company, with offices and projects throughout the UK and Overseas. We have a number of different divisions, including Energy, Oil & Gas, Process & Water, International and Control & Automation. We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an excellent time to join the business. 

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our regional office in Altrincham, working on a variety of multi-discipline engineering projects comprising of civil, mechanical, electrical and process engineering. The initial project the QS would be responsible for, is a £10m contract in Manchester, using NEC Option A and this would be based on site.

The role involves working as part of the commercial team but working very closely with the site project team and reporting to the Regional Manager. Duties include, but are not limited to;

  • Valuations / Monthly AfP’s
  • Change Control / Compensation Events
  • Subcontractor Procurement
  • CVR's
  • Final Accounts
  • Disputes and Claims
  • Early Warnings
  • Updating Risk Register
  • Updating Opportunity Register
  • Monthly Commercial Reporting
  • Cash Flow Forecasts
  • Subcontractor Payments

Desired Skills / Background

  • HNC/HND/BSc in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management or by experience

It is essential that you must have a background in working on a variety of engineering contracts and you will have strong negotiation and communication skills, be able to work well under pressure and you should have an excellent understanding of NEC3 ECC Option A.


At Trant, we offer the opportunity for career development and progression within a professional working environment and we strongly support and encourage employees to gain professional qualifications.

Our company benefits package includes;

  • A competitive salary
  • Company car or car allowance
  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays (increasing with service)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Christmas shut down

Equal Opportunities

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, sex, disability or age.

To apply for this position, please e-mail your CV to or call 02380 665544

*Please note, due to the volume of applications we are not always able to contact each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion                                                           




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