What will the apprentice be doing?
The apprentice will undertake a range of hands on skills to understand of the full on site construction spectrum.
From Labouring works, to applying maths in a QS Role - quantifying the materials required, or cost checks on invoices against a Purchase Order.
Admin both on Site and within the main Office.
Assisting with the planning of works in accordance with statutory requirements for example carrying out site Inductions.
Be involved with the preparation of, and monitoring of our internal Construction plans.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Training will be day release at Leeds college of Building,
The apprentice route at Leeds college provides a Level 4 in Construction Site Supervision.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Once qualified, the successful apprentice will be a qualified Site Foreman, able to run and plan his or her own site and ensure all works are carried out in a safe and legal manner, to the right standard, and programme with efficiency and cost benefits to the company
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Physical fitness
GCSE or equivalent Maths, English, Science (Grade 5) Essential
Things to consider
Manual fitness, and ability to carry out work in all weathers, ability to be punctual, some days may involve leaving home before 6 am