Construction Quantity Surveying Apprentice

7, Darklake View, Plymouth, PL6 7TL
£22,000.00 annually
05 Jul 2021
13 Aug 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Duties of the role:
  • Survey completed works for quality and create snag lists as necessary
  • Accurately evaluate works and stock on site to enable applications for payments to be made to customers
  • Accurately assess works to allow the commercial team to agree subcontractor stage payments
  • Conduct stock checks on sites as required
  • Work closely with the Commercial Team Leader and Contracts Team Leader
  • Supervise Subcontractors conducting remedial works
  • Survey for installations if required
  • Provide technical support with regards to installations
  • Utilise knowledge of the buildings to assist the Project Manager
  • Report to Commercial Team Leader daily
  • Report on Health & Safety arrangements on sites

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Knowledge of current fire safety regulations
  • Understanding of construction contracts
  • Technical knowledge and competence
  • Logical and practical mind
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good IT skills and competent in the use of MS Excel, Microsoft Project and Word
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings
  • Ability to analyse problems in order to identify solutions

Personal qualities

  • Presentable appearance
  • Work effectively in a remote environment
  • Effective communicator
  • Prepared to travel long distances
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Focused on continuous learning

Desired qualifications

We welcome applications from those who have a minimum of four GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, including English, maths and combined science, and one or more of the following:
  • 48 UCAS tariff points (for September 2017 entry)
  • a BTEC Level 3 qualification in a related subject
  • an Advanced Apprenticeship
  • an NVQ Level 3 qualification in a related subject
  • equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience.

All level 3 qualifications should include appropriate elements of level 3 mathematics and science. Should the entry requirements not be met then individual cases will be considered.

Future prospects

On completion of the apprenticeship you will have the opportunity to stay with the business to continue your career.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):