Senior Quantity Surveyor-Christchurch-Commercial Construction

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
21 Jun 2012
21 Jul 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
The devastating earthquake in February 2011 had a major impact on the city ofChristchurchandNew Zealandas a whole. Finally the rebuild is starting to begin and this major contractor is preparing for a significant workload in commercial construction. Having already increased the size of their team inChristchurchthey are now looking for additional professionals to join the team and help in the rebuild. As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will already have established yourself in your sector over the past 8 years and will see this as an opportunity to join a company which will allow you to further your career. The successful candidate will have a background with a major contracting company specialising in commercial and institutional projects. You will focus on projects within theChristchurcharea working as part of the rebuild. Much of the work will be office based where you will be closely working with Project Managers and other members of the construction team. On a day to day basis you will retain autonomy over your work and be encouraged to show your true potential and professionalism. You will also be involved with the development of junior members of the team and any experience of this will be beneficial to your application. As an employer they can offer an excellent salary as part of a larger package that includes a company vehicle. Of course with any role of this level the need is immediate but for the right person the company is willing to wait an appropriate amount of time to secure their services. If this is a role that is of interest to you then please get in touch now and we can discuss the role further. If you are considering a move toNew Zealand it is important that you understand what such a move will involve. In fact the first question anyone will ask you at interview (recruiter or employer) will be – What research have you completed regarding your move toNew Zealand? Therefore – to make your move a success it is essential that you are as prepared as possible. Catalyst has prepared two tools to help you increase your chances of making a successful move. Our free reports are available to download from and include: • 12 page Q&A booklet on moving to NZ • 60 page detailed report on the Christchurch Rebuild If you decide to work through Catalyst – not only will you receive the necessary information via these booklets and regular newsletters to assist you move but you will be automatically perceived by our clients as well prepared and your application will be taken more seriously.