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The success of our business depends on our people. We take steps to ensure competence, confidence and take a keen interest in developing individuals. We have, as a result, employees who are genuinely enthusiastic, committed and attentive to our Clients’ needs.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer recognising the benefits of having a workforce that is truly representative of society, where every employee is valued and their knowledge and experience put to profitable use.

If you would like to be considered for a role within Maxi Construction please complete the form below, attaching a cover letter and CV.

Current Vacancies

Managing Quantity Surveyor

With an increasing turnover Maxi Construction require to recruit skilled and experienced staff to enhance our existing Team. Should you believe you are a suitable candidate and would like to be considered for this position we would be delighted in the first instance to receive your CV.

Managing Quantity Surveyor

Date:                            14/5/2019

Status:                         Full Time

Type:                            Permanent

Location:                    Office Based Livingston

Contact:                      action@maxiconstruction.co.uk

The Role:

An office-based Managing Surveyor responsible for a number of projects together with managing a team of three surveyors responsible for their own contracts

The Candidate:

The suitable Candidate will be an enthusiastic and confident Surveyor, have previous experience of managing multiple projects at one time, with knowledge of construction activities from groundwork to finishing trades and be able to represent the company when dealing with all parties involved in the project. Excellent communication, analytical skills are essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with Contract Managers to ensure commercial viability of contracts.
  • Attend site meetings as required
  • Ensuring all Valuations and Final Accounts are submitted and agreed within the required timescales.
  • Procurement, analysis and appointment of subcontract packages; payment and agreement of final accounts
  • Preparation, collation and presentation of monthly cost reports to Managing Director


  • BSc Qualified
  • IT literate
  • Excellent Communication
  • Contractual Knowledge


A competitive salary and benefits package will be on offer to the successful applicant and this will depend on experience.


Career Journeys

From Site Engineer to Contracts Manager

Our Contracts Manager, Brian Watters shares his journey into the industry and explains where it’s taken him as part of our series of career journeys in construction. Find out more about Brian’s Career Journey here.

From Graduate Surveyor to Estimator

Calum’s career started with us in 2015 when he joined our Surveying Department on a Summer work placement whilst studying at University.  Find out more about Calum’s Career Journey here.

From YTS Joiner to Project Manager

Starting off in the construction industry as a YTS Joiner, Andy has worked his way up to become a Project Manager. Find out more about Andy’s Career Journey here.

See our projects

Contact Us


John C Aitchison
Managing Director
E: johnaitchison@maxiconstruction.co.uk


Barry Simpson
Construction Director
E: barrysimpson@maxiconstruction.co.uk


Claire MacKenzie
Marketing Manager
E: clairemackenzie@maxiconstruction.co.uk

Contact us or call on 01506 442233

This important and challenging project

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Well done

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