Mace Limited

2023 Apprenticeship - Project Management - Aviation - Manchester Airport - Degree (Level 6)

Mace Limited (Employer)

University College of Estate Management (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,000.00
36.5 hours per week Monday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm and Friday 9.00am - 4.30pm. Due to the nature of construction you may be expected to work additional hours. Whilst working on site the typical start time is at 8.00am instead of 9.00am.
5 years (duration)
11 September 2023(start date)
Chartered surveyor (degree) (apprenticeship standard)
20 November 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Mace offers its clients a fully comprehensive project management consultancy service supporting the development and implementation of major transport projects, we provide a flexible and highly bespoke service based on a well-proven formula for delivery, whilst studying for the Chartered Surveyor L6 apprenticeship.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will gain exposure to both consultancy and construction delivery. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with clients to establish their needs 
  • Being involved in the preparation of tender documents 
  • Contributing to the project execution plan, including the logistics planning and scheduling 
  • Working closely with the design team from concept to delivery of contractor documentation 
  • Providing support ensuring that technical standards are being applied through critical examination of contractors design submissions throughout the project lifecycle 
  • Working closely with the project team and cost managers to ensure all strategies implemented work effectively and efficiently 
  • Monitoring project progress in line with KPIs, cost and programme and preparing progress reports to update relevant parties 
  • Monitoring and reporting on budgets and cash flow 
  • Monitoring any potential risks to the project and looking for mitigations where possible 
  • Monitoring and reviewing of health and safety practices 
  • Contribute to successful railway system integration through involvement of relevant disciplines and parties. 
  • Monitoring the quality of works completed on site and helping to deal with any issues that need resolving   

This role will be based at Manchester Airport. You will gain exposure to all aspects of project delivery from concept design, through to construction, commissioning, validation handover and into operation.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Our structured training programme will teach you technical and business skills to help you succeed in your career
  • The Project Assistant apprenticeship will work towards the Chartered Surveyor Level 6 which consists of work-based experience and training

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • We’ll also support you in gaining professional membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Skills Required

Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including Maths and English (Grade 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent any subjects (Grade 96 UCAS Points) Essential
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