P Colohan & Co Ltd

Apprentice Construction Site Engineer - Higher (Level 4)

P Colohan & Co Ltd (Employer)

Croydon College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £423.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday Shifts TBC
36 months (duration)
21 December 2020(start date)
7 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

P. Colohan & Co. Ltd are looking to recruit an Apprentice Construction Site Engineer. You will report to the Site Engineers, will be site based and work alongside the senior engineers to gain practical experience.


The Trainee Site Engineer will be given the opportunity to study towards a Construction Apprenticeship with the potential to progress to a degree in a construction related subject.

You will be responsible for fulfilling the activities assigned (in whole or in part) by the Site Engineer in the appropriate process, including:

  • Assisting with setting out, levelling, and surveying a construction site
  • Working with site plans, drawings and building information models
  • Monitoring quality control
  • Monitoring health and safety
  • Keeping a site diary
  • Assisting to resolve technical problems
  • Working in an office and on a construction site
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems in relation to the project to ensure successful completion to pre-determined plans
  • Maintaining good relationships with the client and his representatives

Future Prospects

None specified.

Reality Check

  • May require a CSCS card
  • Based on a project in Croydon to begin with, however, once this project finishes, you will be placed on another project within Surrey/London
  • Please attach an updated version of your CV and a cover letter

Skills Required

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word
  • Experience of working in a construction environment (desirable)
  • Understanding of or keenness to work in the construction industry (essential)
  • CSCS card (desirable)

Qualities Required

  • Practical and logical qualities and a methodical way of thinking
  • A creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to work in a multi-functional and dynamic team environment
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop
  • Always ensure you provide the best possible service
  • Ensure you give attention to detail and meet all deadlines set
  • Act in a way that always promotes trust in the construction industry
  • Act with integrity
  • Be honest and straightforward in all that you do
  • Treat everyone with courtesy, politeness, and respect
  • Punctual
  • Take responsibility and be accountable for all your actions

Qualifications Required

  • 5 GCSEs Grades A-C/8-4 (or equivalent) including English, maths and Science (essential)
  • Level 3 qualification - preferably Construction related

Training Provided

Level 4 Construction Site Engineering Technician Standard.

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