Apprentice Quantity Surveyor
As a Trainee Quantity Surveyor, you will need to:
- Have strong numerical skills
- Have the ability to work proactively as part of a team
- Have the ability to plan and prioritise
- Have good attention to detail
- Be eager to learn
- Be a self-starter
- Have good communication skills - verbal and written
- A passion for a career in the construction industry
Whilst we will be able to develop you personally and professionally throughout your career with John Sisk & Son, what we cannot develop is your passion for the industry and profession, which is why we are looking for enthusiastic and proactive individuals.Personal qualities
You will have well developed interpersonal skills including effective organisational skills and be motivated to manage and drive your own development, as well as having the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Balancing workload and own study time, having the commitment to both without jeopardising either throughout the course of the programme.Desired qualifications
For standard entry applicants, must have obtained 96 UCAS tariff points (2017 Tariff) or 230 UCAS tariff points (2016 Tariff) or have an equivalent level of attainment through recognised qualifications not included in the UCAS Tariff
Have completed an Advanced Apprenticeship in Surveying or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Construction Technical through which a Construction and Built Environment Diploma with a minimum DD profile was obtained or through which a Construction and Built Environment Extended Diploma with a minimum MMM profile was obtained, or an equivalent qualification
Have a current RICS Associate qualification (AssocRICS)
Have GCSE Grade C or equivalent or above in English and Mathematics (Grade 4 or equivalent for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England) or an equivalent Level 2 qualification in English and Mathematics as defined by the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) in England.
*Recognised qualifications having an equivalent level of attainment as those recognised by UCAS include: Higher National Certificate (HNC), Higher National Diploma (HND), professional qualifications from recognised institutions, certain armed forces qualifications and partially completed degrees.Future prospects
Gain Chartered Surveyor StatusThings to consider
Driving licence would be an advantage
Please note that during the selection process apart from the interviews to be arranged in summer 2018, we may ask shortlisted candidates to complete various short online assessments.