P Colohan & Co Ltd

Apprentice Site Engineer - Higher (Level 4)

P Colohan & Co Ltd (Employer)

Croydon College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £20,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday Shifts TBA
36 months (duration)
23 November 2020(start date)
9 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The Apprentice 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

possibilty of full-time employement after successful completion of this apprenticeship

Reality Check

  • Based on a project in Croydon to begin with, however, once this project finishes, you will be placed on another project within Surrey/ London.  

Skills Required

  • Experience of working in a construction environment (desirable)
  • CSCS card
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word
  • Understanding of or keenness to work in the construction industry (essential)
  • You will be required to attend college on a day release or block release programme to achieve a suitable Level 4 qualification (depending on current qualifications

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 (or equivalent) including English, maths and Science;(essential)
  • Level 3 qualification – preferably Construction related

Training Provided

Construction Site Engineering Level 4 qualification 

  • You will be required to attend college on a day release or block release programme to achieve a suitable Level 4 qualification (depending on current qualifications)
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