Degree Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Grimsby
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Jan 2019
Closes
04 Feb 2019
Specialism
Engineering
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
Job Summary

The role is initially focused on learning and as you gain experience and confidence in the role this moves on to providing greater support to the project commercial team.

Main Activities

* Assist the project team to minimise cost and enhance value for money

* Provide commercial support to the project team, undertaking tasks such as:

* Measurement of quantities

* Preparation of cost estimates

* Cost management

* Keeping track of variations to the contract

* Creating reports to show profitability

* Help with the collection and production of data to support efficient and compliant delivery

* Help with advice on contract administration, cost capture and analysis

* Help to develop commercial processes

* Maintain detailed accurate records including daily site diary

Responsibilities will increase throughout the duration of the apprenticeship programme as your skills and technical knowledge develop.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Qualifications and Experience

* A national certificate or diploma in a business, construction or engineering related programme with a merit profile OR a minimum of two A-Levels grade A to C

* Five GCSE passes at Grade C/4 or above, including English and Maths

* Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word (desirable)

* Experience of working in a construction environment (desirable)

* Understanding of or keenness to work in the construction industry

Colas is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applicants from all minority groups.

Recruitment agencies

Colas UK currently works with a number of approved recruitment suppliers. We will therefore not consider CVs or speculative proposals from any other agencies. Recruitment agencies not currently approved as preferred suppliers are kindly requested not to submit speculative CVs to any part of Colas UK