Ogilvie Construction

Trainee Quantity Surveyor

Why join Ogilvie Construction?:

Ogilvie Construction Ltd deliver building projects in both the public and private sector. We are a multi-skilled organisation and pride ourselves on our people and recruiting the best talent. We provide a rewarding and challenging working environment for all our employees, and we understand the benefits of a talented workforce.

We have an opportunity for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor to join our team in Aberdeen. This position would ideally suit part-time students, full-time students who could change to a part-time course, or students who are in their final year of study and have the flexibility to work 2-3 days per week.

The Role:

Reporting to a Senior Surveyor, you will assist the team of Surveyors in managing all Commercial aspects of the project.

  • Assisting the Senior Surveyor
  • Estimating and cost planning
  • Procurement of labour and materials
  • Tender document preparation
  • Tender reporting
  • Contract administration and cost control
  • Valuing works
  • Cost reporting on work
  • Final account preparation
  • Assisting in contract and dispute resolution
  • Attending project and subcontractor meetings

About you

Are you:

  • Able to work to the highest standards and achieve academic qualifications on a part-time basis?
  • Able to work to demanding time and qualify targets?
  • Competent at Microsoft word, Excel and Outlook?