Job Location:     Office Based (Head Office) NE11 9JW

As Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will assist the Department Senior QS or the Commercial Manager in relation to the commercial management of projects for external clients.

Reporting into a Department Senior QS, this permanent position is well suited to an individual who is looking to progress their career in quantity surveying, with opportunities to be involved in the intricacies of the projects and also have the opportunity to lead their own project.


At Meldrum, we place real importance on recruiting the right person for the right role. Our Core Values govern the culture and behaviours we expect all of our employees to personify.


Being honest and having strong consistent moral and ethical standards combined with mutually beneficial colleague relationships in order to drive positive behaviour and culture. Respect and trusting in each other’s ability to do our job well, being accountable for our own actions and therefore being part of a successful team.

Pride & Passion

Placing a high importance on the value of the positive contribution each of us makes to the Organisation and the strength of commitment to do so.


Providing a level of service in line with our Quality, Environment Management Safety System (QEMS) and Best Practice.


New methods of working which drives efficient behaviours and Continuous improvement.


Meldrum Construction Ltd is looking for an organised and committed individual, who is willing to enhance their experience within the construction industry. You must be willing to take on a degree of responsibility and accountability, and work well with people at all levels and across departments.

You must be degree qualified or currently in your 4th or final year of their degree, with work experience within the field of construction. A full, valid driving licence and car is required as regional travel is expected. Occasionally, Meldrum Construction Ltd may work with clients on a national scale, so national travel may be necessary.


We promote a culture which recognises innovative, creative and new ideas which adds value and helps the business grow. This means you will be able to put your stamp on the business.

To support you in achieving the best results, we offer fully funded training in a variety of fields, including technical, managerial and safety training.

We pride ourselves in our twice-yearly Staff Forums, where all employees are invites to celebrate and recognise their achievements with awards, drinks and food.

For more information on this role, please review the attached job description.


Apply via this contact form, where you can upload your CV and we’ll be in touch – if we see you fit elsewhere in the business we will keep you in our talent bank.

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