We are recruiting for Quantity Surveyors with Contracting and PQS experience at all levels to join our experienced team based in the South of England and the Channel Islands. The position will offer the chance to work on exiting and diverse projects, support us in the expansion of the business and have the opportunity to progress your own career.
GPL is an experienced construction consultancy specialising in project viability, procurement, financial control, and cost assurance across many sectors of the construction industry and on projects as diverse as the industry itself.
We have achieved steady growth over the last 25 years and with demand outweighing capacity, there is scope to work on many exciting projects. We have a diverse portfolio of projects and Clients with projects ranging from £500,000 to £110,000,000 in value.
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GPL has established and maintains strong relationships with an impressive portfolio of blue-chip and high-profile clients that include Sir Robert McAlpine, Wates, Balfour Beatty, ISG, and Mace amongst others.
GPL has provided professional services and support on a variety of well-known construction projects some of which are noted below. Other notable projects include the O2 Arena London, BBC New Media Centre at White City London, Princess Hay Shopping Centre in Exeter, and The Gilbert Collection located at Somerset House London.
GPL staff have experience of working in the Channel Islands having been involved in the construction project to build Sir Charles Frossard House, The Bordage office complex, Admiral Park, The States Works Department, and “The Hanger Project” for a private client. Additionally, we have offered commercial advice to Sark Estate Management on several projects in Sark.
Some examples of our completed projects are detailed below:
Termimal 3 Hold Baggage Screening installation. £32m
MDR (Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction) Building refurbishment. £8m
Bank of England HORP Phase 1 and 2. £36m
London Development Project. £18m
GPL are currently working on a number of live projects and have multiple projects in the pipeline for 2021 in the Channel Islands and UK respectively. Two of our live projects are detailed below:
Shoreline is a full Redevelopment of a large detached house in Castell, Guernsey. We are providing PQS and Planning services on this project. Estimated value is £1.5million.
This Private House project consists of a number of extensions to an existing property, including a pool house to the rear. We are providing PQS and Planning services on this project. Estimated value is £1.5million.
GPL cares about the way we do business as we are always seeking to identify opportunities to interact with and support local communities and charities to make a positive difference in people’s lives. We strongly believe in giving something back and have incorporated a CSR strategy into our Operating Model that reflects this commitment.
The GPL companies currently support several community initiatives, by way of example: Project Porchlight (registered charity 267116) the leading charity in Kent supporting the homeless and vulnerable, and Project Tallinding (registered charity 1124143) providing education and school meals in Serrkunda, Gambia to underprivileged children.
We are committed to creating a working environment that values, encourages, and supports our staff to achieve their full potential, ensuring we attract and retain a highly motivated professional workforce.
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.