What will the apprentice be doing?
Quantity surveyors manage the costs and budget of construction and civil projects from the outset to completion.
What will I be involved in?
• Managing the finances of a multi-million-pound project
• Working in the office and going out on site
• Liaising with subcontractors, suppliers, and clients
• Helping to ensure the financial success of a project
• Becoming an expert in contracts, financial management and contract law
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Alongside working on one of our sites, you will attend Leeds College of Building on a block release basis, where you will work towards a Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4) in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or Quantity Surveying.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Upon successful completion of the Level 4 programme, many of our Apprentices progress on to a Level 6 Apprenticeship, where they work towards their Degree.
You will also get the opportunity to gain a professional qualification with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 5 (B) or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 (B) or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent STEM A-Levels / relevant L3 qualification (Grade pass) Essential