Quantity Surveying Apprentice - Degree Level - London and South East - 2022 - Degree (Level 6)

Balfour Beatty (Employer)

University of Northumbria at Newcastle (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,000.00
42.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm
5 years (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
5 positions available
6 March 2022 (application closing date)
Register interest

Job Description

We designed our 5 year Commercial Apprenticeship Scheme to start your journey towards becoming an industry expert. So, expect well-structured training, incredible projects, and loads of hands-on experience. Qualifications needed: 3 A levels/5 Highers/112 UCAS points or equivalent in STEM subject or Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To manage and lead the cost aspects complex construction projects
  • To ensure that comprehensive study has been undertaken of the whole life aspects of the project and the understanding of the client’s needs
  • To manage the selection of the specialist contractors for the project
  • To ensure that disputes are minimised and settled amicably for all parties
  • To manage the commercial success of a project for all stakeholders

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

You will follow a five year day-release training programme as part of our RICS-accredited programme. Depending on project requirements, you will be site or office based.

Our aim is to develop your skills and to help you reach your full potential. As your programme progresses you will have increased responsibility in the dimensional control of projects, supervision of specialist contractors and the construction workforce and will take the lead for solving technical problems.

Throughout you will ensure compliance with our Health and Safety and Sustainability agenda

The following qualifications will be gained:

  • BSc Quantity Surveying or equivalent level 6 Quantity Surveying Diploma

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You will be given a career path on joining that will take you through the different roles and experiences you should gain through the apprenticeship. You will start as an Apprentice Quantity Surveyor and work through Assistant QS to Quantity Surveyor.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any subject (Grade A-C) Essential
Register interest

Related

About the employer

We deliver services to the creation and care of infrastructure assets, including investment, project design, financing and management, engineering and construction, and facilities management.

People who applied for this apprenticeship also applied for:

This page contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0. The information provider is the Education and Skills Funding Agency.