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Graduate Job Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Linear Projects Ltd
Reference: J1366
Salary: £24,000 - £27,000  

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Introduction To Company

Since inception, Linear have been involved in the fitting out and refurbishment of retail, industrial, public sector and commercial properties and have a management team with over 30 years’ experience. From our Glasgow and Manchester offices we deliver single or multi-package projects ranging from £10k to £10m!

Our open approach to business solutions within the construction industry enables us to provide creative solutions to our clients' needs. The flexibility of Linear Projects Ltd services' therefore ensures complete customer satisfaction. Talented and valued people are essential to our success.

Role Overview

Assisting with the commercial delivery of the business, your role will be to work with experienced surveyors and business leaders across a number of projects. Gaining experience over the first 18 months will be key, and exposure to core areas of business and surveying will include: cost planning and commercial management, assisting Linear’s estimating team, sourcing suppliers and materials at best price, whilst also assisting with the preparation of tender bids and final accounts.

Duties & Responsibilities

Your role will be to work towards the delivery and success of critical projects within the business, ensuring commercial targets and milestones are met. Key responsibilities will include;

  • Supporting the estimating teams
  • Sourcing suppliers
  • Seeking best price for materials
  • Working on and developing tender bids
  • Project management
  • Monitoring and managing suppliers (i.e. materials, costs and lead times)
  • Working towards your ICS qualification

The Individual

Academically, we are looking for CCC (or higher) at A-level and a 2:2 degree (or higher) from a related discipline completed within the last 3 years. You will have strong communication skills both verbal and written. Experience in the construction sector is advantageous but not essential. You will also be:

  • Confident
  • Personable
  • Resilient and pursuant
  • Able to apply initiative
  • Driven
  • Hands-on and hardworking
  • Career-minded

Salary & Benefits

At Linear, we know how hard our graduates work and how substantial a contribution they make to our business and because of this, we offer the people who join us a very attractive package.

This includes:

  • A starting salary of £24,000 – 27,000 (based on experience)
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Optional pension scheme
  • Annual addition of one day’s holiday after three years with the business (up to a maximum of 5 extra).


A full training programme will be in place when you join to ensure you get not only the appropriate systems and processes training but also an understanding of how other areas of the business contribute to making Linear Projects the success it is.

Career Progression

Your drive and desire will be rewarded with excellent opportunities to progress at Linear Projects. Previous graduates have become Chartered Surveyors!

  • Up to £40,000 salary after four years with the business
  • Company car
  • Chartership through obtaining the ICS qualification (funded by Linear)
  • Support and development towards directorship

If you think you have the focus and commitment to succeed in this role, please apply now for immediate consideration.

Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants. All applications will be processed through Discovery. We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews. In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.

Location: North West England

Recruiter Details

Discovery Graduates
Linear Projects Ltd
0121 665 4060

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