What will the apprentice be doing?
The Commercial Quantity Surveying teams within Wates are largely responsible for the contractual and financial management of a project. A combination of law, business and finance skills are used to manage relationships with key stakeholders including clients, designers, sub-contractors and suppliers. Our commercial teams play a vital role in the construction of our projects.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
HNC Quantity Surveying through Chichester College on a block release basis: Construction Quantity Surveying Technician Standard.
If you already hold a construction related degree, you will progress onto your chartership.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
You would be looking to move into a management role on a successful completion of this program.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's including Maths & English (Grade 4/C and above) Essential
Things to consider
A driving licence will be required due to the nature of the role, as you will have to travel around various locations where there may not be public transport.