Job Vacancy – Graduate Quantity Surveyor

Job title:               Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Salary:                   £25,000

Hours of work:      Permanent Full Time  (Monday to Friday; 08:30 to 17:00)

Start date:            ASAP

Closing date:        17:00 on 22nd June 2018


A unique opportunity has arisen for a recent graduate to join Bushell Raven Ltd; a family run firm of Chartered Quantity Surveyors in the heart of the Lake District. We’re looking for an enthusiastic and conscientious graduate to join our small, yet busy team who can become an integral part of the business.

Not only would you get to live in one of the most picturesque parts of the country; but also work on a varied portfolio of construction projects from stunning new build private houses to commercial developments and historic restoration projects.

The selected candidate will play a pivotal role in the development and growth of the business and be given an opportunity to forge a career within a supportive company who are fully invested in training and developing its staff.

So, if you are passionate about taking your career as a Quantity Surveyor forward, looking for a challenge, love the Lake District and a lifestyle away from the rat race, then this could be the role for you. If you are not from Cumbria we can also assist in finding you somewhere to live as we know the local area.



  • To have an undergraduate degree, (an RICS accredited degree is preferred but not essential).

  • Good all-round IT skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel.

  • No previous quantity surveying experience required. Full on the job training.

  • Desire to learn new skills and develop a career in a professional and friendly company.

  • Be enthusiastic about working and living in the Lake District National Park.


How to apply:

All applicants should send CV and supporting letter to:

Ed Bushell
Bushell Raven Ltd
Ground Floor, River Mill,
Staveley Mill Yard,
Cumbria LA8 9LR

Or email Gail Harrison at marking for the attention of Ed Bushell.