Quantity Surveyor

one eighty recruitment

Are you a QS looking to do things differently for someone who offers flexibility, WFH days, incredible benefits and a great pipeline of unique work?

  • Oversee the successful financial performance of unique projects
  • Rare opportunity be involved from design and engineering to delivery
  • Great salary, next level benefits and a real career path
About the role

Absolute specialists at what they do - this team does things differently and is looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join them and to deliver a whole new generation of projects they have now won. Being a one-stop-shop, this company manages the entire process for the client, including design and engineering so are able to create complete schedules for subs, mitigating most of your day-to-day contract admin function and freeing you up to maximise the value in your packages. Your initial project will be worth $17M and will require some day trips to complete, but will be based in the Wellington office (or home sometimes, if you choose!)

  • Salary of up to $120K + Bonus
  • Incredible benefits package incl;
    • 5 weeks annual leave
    • Health Insurance
    • Latest iPhone
    • 1 week fully paid extra maternity leave
    • 1 paid-for course p/a
    • Institute membership
    • $750 allowance to spend on... Anything that makes you happy!
  • Career path to be customised by Commercial Manager (want you to be the second Senior QS)
  • Genuine flexibility, and opportunities to work from home if desired
Skills & experience

We're looking for proven Commerical QS Experience, an interest in doing things differently / better, and a great inclusive attitude ready to join this tight-knit team. This means you will already have a relevant qualification and a few years of experience in the field. Solid knowledge of NZS3910 and SA-2017 will be required for a good part of the role, and the ability to write contracts in this framework autonomously would be highly beneficial. Solid experience in measuring is a must and you'll need to be very highly organised to ensure your reporting is accurate.

About the company

Experts in what they deliver, with the reputation to boot, means they don't have to risk delivering projects they're not comfortable with to keep up secure pipeline. Offering a complete in house solution from design and engineering through to delivery and maintenance they have the ability to deliver highly complex projects in very tight timeframes even within tight budgets.


As a group of professionals who have worked together now for a long time, culture and inclusion are everything, the benefits above are really only the start. It's hard to find a company that looks after their senior management as well as these guys look after the doorman! They're tight-knit, they're friends as well as colleagues and they believe in a work hard, play hard and reward well workplace. 

Like further info, or want to apply?

Contact Aidan Palmer on 027 2888 907 or aidan@oneeighty.co.nz for a confidential discussion, or just click APPLY!