Senior Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering - Coventry

Full time

Coventry, United Kingdom


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 700 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £140m this year, it is an excellent time to join the business. 

We have an immediate requirement to appoint a Senior QS to join our regional office near Coventry Airport and we are open to applications either from individuals who are seeking a permanent job or from contractors. We have won £43m of work over 19 sites with National Grid, delivering the infrastructure for the Security Upgrades at Gas Compressor Stations and Electric Substations throughout the UK. We are working in a Joint Venture with Optilan; Trant is delivering the civil engineering works and Optilan is delivering the electrical works. The role involves working as part of the commercial team and reporting to the Lead Quantity Surveyor and duties include but are not limited to;

•            Subcontract Payments

•            CVR's

•            Pricing

•            Report Writing

•            Valuations

•            Compensation Events

•            Take-off’s

•            Variations

•            Final Accounts

•            Claims

Desired Skills / Background

HNC/HND/BSc in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management

It is essential that you will have a background in working on civil engineering contracts and having some knowledge of M&E would also be beneficial. As well as possessing the technical ability, it is important that the Senior QS has strong contract negotiation skills, good communication skills and a proven track record of completing projects on or under budget. 

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                                                                     


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