Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor – UK (South East or Wales)

Why join us?

What sets Scitech apart from its competitors is the way we conduct business and work together to deliver Perfect Outcomes for our clients. As an employee-owned company, with strong customer-centric values, we take great care and pride in every aspect of our work. We’re a multi-disciplinary company specialising in the Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical sectors and our expertise ranges from design and build contracting and construction management to commissioning and qualification, pharmaceutical validation and quality consultancy. We need talented individuals, who share our values, to realise our ambitious growth plans and deliver perfect outcomes for our clients.

What we’re looking for

With a degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent you will also be RICS accredited or working towards it. You’ll have a good working knowledge of all aspects of design and construction contracts in common use in the UK. Furthermore, you will have developed competence in cost management, contract drafting, management and administration and quantity surveying to recognised industry standards. You will be an effective communicator, able to develop and maintain strong working relationships with colleagues and clients. You will be based in either our Godalming or Cardiff office but expected to travel to our other offices and client sites as required.

The role

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will be an integral member of the Commercial Team carrying out the normal duties of a competent Quantity Surveyor working in a design, engineering, construction and consultancy environment. You will work closely with clients, the supply chain and relevant third parties to ensure that suitable contractual, commercial and cost management arrangements are in place for all works for which the Company is responsible. You will ensure compliance with good commercial, quantity surveying and contract management practice and principles, and make sure that prevailing good practice and Company Quality Assurance systems are the basis of all work. By providing competent contract and commercial advice to the Company and to Clients you will be able to make a visible difference to the success of the business. Furthermore it would be expected that you undertake any relevant training and Continued Professional Development (CPD).

What’s in it for you?

A chance to be part of, and share in, our continued success. As well as a comprehensive package including competitive salary, Company Pension Scheme, 23 days holiday and private medical insurance, you will also be eligible for a share of Scitech’s annual profits after a qualifying period. We believe in rewarding those who exemplify our values and deliver for our customers. In short, your success is our success.

The selection process will be as follows:

  1. Review of CV and qualifications
  2. Telephone interview
  3. Personal interview at our office in Send with directors


To apply for this position or request more information, please email your CV to [email protected] with contact details and availability. Please do not respond if you are representing a recruitment agency. We take your privacy seriously and will only use your information as described in our Privacy Notice. By sending your application to us you consent to the uses of data as outlined in our Privacy Notice.

Note: The UK Government requires individuals from countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA) to be in possession of a valid work permit to allow them to take up employment (for more information please visit the Government’s website http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/workingintheuk).  Scitech Engineering do not provide sponsorship for visa applications, facilitate work permits or enable UK entry work visas for any role advertised.  All applicants must hold a valid permit to work in the region required by the role, prior to application, in order to be considered.

Key Details


Quantity Surveyor


Procurement and Quantity Surveying


UK (South East or Wales)


Commercial Manager


Project Managers, Design Team, Subcontractors, Project Team, Client when required