Quantity Surveyor Apprenticeship

Recruiter
Hall & Kay Fire Engineering
Location
Sterling Park, Birmingham, B32 3BU
Salary
£185.00 per week
Posted
02 Aug 2019
Closes
24 Aug 2019
Ref
VAC001564604
Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Duties will include but not be limited to:
  • Through conduct, behaviours and action support the implementation of Hall & Kay Fire Services business through the commercial process of contracting -Monthly preparation and delivery of valuations of varying projects
  • Continued monitoring of cashflow and assistance reporting internally
  • Production of quantified schedule of rates and activity schedules as and when required
  • Working closely with a diverse range of project teams to ensure variations to contract works can be priced and substantiated accordingly
  • Monitor and control income and expenditure included but not limited to interim application, final account negotiations and liaising with necessary parties to ensure cashflow is maintained
  • Where required, production of monthly reports detailing projections of a variety of projects - Assisting in monitoring and advising others of contractual obligations, whilst developing a good understanding of contracts and the associated law
  • Attend site meetings, with others and on occasion independently, to monitor progress and meet with Clients to agree financial accounts
  • Other activities as instructed by the Quantity Surveyor - Familiarise & comply with all company policies & procedures


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Availability and application to attend training as required
  • Successful, positive & professional communication with clients and colleagues at all levels
  • Positive and professional promotion of the Company image through behaviours and conduct
  • Time keeping and reliability
  • Positive contribution to problem solving
  • Applied own initiative and works, functions & operates under minimal supervision


Personal qualities

  • Demonstrate a 'can-do' attitude
  • To have strong communication skills in all disciplines including written, oral and email
  • Full driving license (due to the nature of the role)
  • Set an example to all operatives through attitude, appearance, and endeavour
  • To be flexible in terms of travel and working hours as there will be occasional nights away from home
  • Experienced and confident communicator able to build strong working relationships


Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs at grades 4/C or above (or equivalent) including maths, English and a science
  • A-Level (or equivalent) in Science / Engineering


Future prospects

Possible employment for the right candidate.

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