Assistant Quantity Surveyor

one eighty recruitment

Great opportunity for a Junior QS to take the leap into significant projects and lead a new way of working in the Construction Industry

  • 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 Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join them and help 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 allowing you develop great relationships with your subs to learn how to maximise the value out of your packages.

  • Salary of up to $85K + 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
  • Genuine flexibility, and opportunities to work from home if desired
Skills & experience

We're looking for someone who already has exposure to the industry, but looking to learn a new and better way of doing things. This could mean you've just completed a cadetship and looking for a bigger opportunity, you may already be an intermediate but looking for flexibility and a new way forward, or you've been in the trade and completed or near completing your Diploma in Quantity Surveying. Working knowledge of NZS3910 and SA-2017 and the ability to continue growing your knowledge here will be required, and if you've had experience writing contracts in this framework, that would be a big plus, but not required. Measuring experience or a willingness to improve here is a must. 

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 for a confidential discussion, or just click APPLY!