Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
FINELINE CARPENTRY AND BUILDING LIMITED
Location
G, 30, Forresters Business Park, Estover Close, Plymouth, PL6 7PL
Salary
£250.00 per week
Posted
18 Mar 2021
Closes
10 Apr 2021
Ref
VAC001691022
Specialism
Engineering
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
June
Duration
Permanent
You will work closely with the commercial director, who is a qualified and chartered quantity surveyor. You will support a variety of interesting construction projects as part of the wider multi-disciplinary team, including engineers, architects, project managers, cost consultants and other specialist contractors.

Responsibilities will include assisting the directors and managers with the smooth daily running of the business and construction activities, such as:
  • Surveying
  • Producing quotations
  • Ordering materials
  • Preparing invoices
  • Record keeping
  • Document review
  • Design review
  • Health and safety


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication
  • Organisational
  • Computer skills


Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude and desire to learn
  • Enjoy solving problems and handling pressure
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Professional
  • Friendly, honest and a good team player
  • Genuine interest in the construction industry


Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English plus other GCSE's or a BTEC/L3 in a related subject.

Ideally, the successful candidate will have completed an apprenticeship within construction at level 2 or 3, or have extensive experience working in this sector.

You must be 18+ to access degree level training.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of this HNC, there is opportunity to progress to bachelor's degree level (part-time study) and a specialist employment role, for example: Quantity Surveyor Estimator Project Manager.

Things to consider

Primarily office based, with the need to periodically visit construction sites.

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