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Our expanding, family run company in an interesting and unique part of the acoustics sector, is offering the chance of a career with the potential to progress for the right people.  We are currently hiring for labour and quantity surveyor positions in Kent.  Our vacancies include:

Edgers

Based in West Kingsdown, Kent and covering the whole of Great Britain.  Initially training with our spray installation teams to edge and finish our spray applied acoustic finishes.  The fast paced nature of our work, means there is a constant change of scenery, often on some of Britain’s most high profile or interesting projects.  Past projects include Warner Bros. film Studios and Harry Potter Studio Tour, Olympic Park, Jaguar Land Rover’s National Automotive Innovation Centre, Twickenham and Wembley Stadiums.

Starting wage adds up to around £31k per annum plus additional bonus schemes including lunch allowance, moving up significantly for the right people as you progress.  When working away, each person is given their own room in a Premier Inn with a meal allowance. 

PLEASE NOTE: All applicants must have an in date CSCS card and full clean UK drivers license with transport.  

Quantity Surveyor

We are currently looking for an experience Quantity Surveyor based in our HQ in West Kingsdown, Kent.

We work across Great Britain on a variety of prestigious contracts, both long and short term.  As a leader in our field, we are currently looking to add to our team in the form of an experienced Quantity Surveyor.

Working with the Sales Director as part of our Financial Team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the management of contract variations, valuations and disputes.

  • Maintain contract documentation and advise on pre tender and post contract matters.
  • Work alongside out contract team during contract negotiations.
  • Assist in post contract liaison with clients.
  • Work closely with the project management team to identify and manage variations obtaining sign off with client teams.
  • Preparation and submission of interim valuations
  • Preparing final accounts

The ideal candidate will be degree calibre, RICS certification would be advantageous but is not essential.  In addition to first class customer facing skills you will also need to possess:

  • Good working knowledge of forms of contract for sub-contracting.
  • Good working knowledge of standard methods of valuation.
  • Good IT skills - particularly Adobe, all Microsoft packages and CRM systems.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Driving licence and own transport

Come and join this caring family run company through our exciting expansion!


Our Company Mission Statement and vision

Founded in 1978, Oscar Acoustics is a family run company that has built an enviable reputation for the reliability, quality and performance of its staff and products over the last four decades.  As a close-knit business with strong core values and high ambitions, we have built our company relationships through honesty, integrity and always doing the right thing.  We take a great sense of pride in the clients we work with and strive to exceed their expectations time and time again.

We are proud to have created a bespoke acoustic solutions market that did not previously exist in Great Britain, with products that give architects and interior designers the freedom to design without the constraints of traditional acoustic methods.  Those who incorporate our acoustic products into their designs can create beautiful, calm and inviting modern spaces that sound just as good as they look, designing for appearance but most importantly experience.

Our products boast class leading environmental and emissions credentials, contributing to some of the world’s most stringent sustainability, VOC and wellbeing certification systems.  We provide architectural acoustic finishes for buildings across many different sectors and industries, advocating the health and wellbeing of all those who enter them.  We believe that creating spaces that are fit for purpose can vastly improve inhabitant’s quality of life, health and wellbeing.

Our extensive engineering background gives us the tools and experience to design bespoke detailing solutions for our clients but also design new and innovative acoustic products that raise the bar. 

All these things, set us apart from the rest.  As a result, we are the number one installer of architectural acoustic finishes in Great Britain and we are privileged to be able to shape the acoustics industry and improve the user experience of buildings across the country.

We all share a great deal of pride in being part of the Oscar Acoustics family.  Everyone works extremely hard and in return we are always there to reward and support our staff on a personal level.

Our core values:

  • Expert/Specialist
  • Honest
  • Ambitious
  • Sustainable

 

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