Apprentice Quantity Surveyor (Chartered Surveyor)

Recruiter
Vinci Construction UK Ltd
Location
Ditton Road, Widnes, WA8 0PG
Salary
£17,250.00 annually
Posted
28 May 2021
Closes
19 Jun 2021
Ref
VAC001718270
Specialism
Engineering
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Quantity Surveyors are part the commercial team looking after the financial side of a construction project. Quantity surveyors are required to work on live construction sites, managing budgets, costs, invoices, negotiating with sub-contractors, dealing with contracts and matters of contract law.

Duties to include:
  • To assist with the procurement of materials and off-site services
  • To assist with procurement and cost control of sub-contractors
  • To assist with the payments
  • Develop an understanding of cost control
  • Develop an understanding of programming and sequencing
  • To assist with sub-contract administration
  • To support project close out and archiving of accounts

Our North West region covers a large geographic area and although we try to place staff near to their homes sometimes, they may be required to work some distance away.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • IT skills


Personal qualities

  • Ability to successfully balance working and studying at high levels of self-motivation and commitment are required
  • Flexible attitude towards work location as due to the project driven nature of our business there will be a requirement to work on multiple sites
  • Able to work to deadlines and prioritise
  • Keen to develop and learn about the construction industry


Desired qualifications

  • 112 UCAS points(or equivalent)
  • GCSEs at grades C/4 or above(or equivalent) in maths and English.
  • A Levels: Minimum B, B, C required to include maths and/or science (or equivalent)


Future prospects

Progression on to the graduate rotation programme and professional membership.

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