Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

P. Colohan & Co. Ltd

Apprenticeship
Higher Apprenticeship

Job type

Apprenticeship

Function

Closing Date

November 09, 2020, 00:00

Starting Salary

£20,000.00 - Annually

Why we need you

The Apprentice quantity surveyor will be given the opportunity to study towards a Construction Apprenticeship with the potential to progress to a degree in a construction related subject.
Responsibilities
You will be responsible for fulfilling the activities assigned (in whole or in part) by the Senior quantity surveyor in the appropriate process, including:

  • Liaising with clients to identify their needs
  • Estimating quantities, costs and time scales for material and labour
  • Preparing tender and contract documents
  • Identifying and weighing up commercial risks
  • Assigning work to subcontractors
  • Valuing completed work, managing budgets, and overseeing payments
  • Ensuring projects meet legal and quality standards
  • Ensuring that clients get value for their money
  • Submitting regular budget reports
  • Following building regulations and health and safety
  • Working in an office or on a construction site

The benefits

Reporting to the Site Engineers, the Trainee Site Engineer will be site based whom will work alongside the senior engineers to gain practical experience.

The requirements

  • 5 GCSEs Grades 4/C or above (or equivalent) including English, maths and Science (essential)
  • Level 3 qualification – preferably Construction related
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word.
  • Experience of working in a construction environment
  • Understanding of or keenness to work in the construction industry
  •  CSCS card
  • Analytical thinking skill
  • Practical and logical qualities and a methodical way of thinking
  •  Strong maths knowledge
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a multi-functional and dynamic team environment
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop
  • Always ensure you provide the best possible service
  • Ensure you give attention to detail and meet all deadlines set
  • Act in a way that always promotes trust in the construction industry
  • Act with integrity
  • Be honest and straightforward in all that you do
  • Treat everyone with courtesy, politeness, and respect
  • Punctual
  • Take responsibility and be accountable for all your actions

Location

Emesco Works Lynwood Gardens

CR0 4QH

Croydon

England

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