Acciona Infrastructure

Quantity Surveyor Apprenticeship - Higher (Level 4)

Acciona Infrastructure (Employer)

London South Bank University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £23,500.00
40.0 hours per week • Full-time working hours – Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm • May include weekend working with time off in lieu
2 years (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
26 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

You will enjoy exciting career prospects with one of the leading global companies in renewable energy and sustainable infrastructures. People are at the heart of what we do at ACCIONA. We recognise that creating a diverse and inclusive environment that nurtures our employees and encourages them to reach their potential is critical to our success.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Working alongside our Contracts Manager you will

  • Learn to understand technical drawings and use manual and electronic measurement (quantity take off) techniques
  • Prepare cost plans
  • Support estimating
  • Produce requests for quotation and associated contract documentation
  • Assess tender returns for compliance and undertake bid adjudication
  • Support contract award recommendations and procedures
  • Attend Kick off meetings – internal/external
  • Attend post-contract progress and valuation measurement
  • Assist with post-contract administration
  • Support Contract Management activity, including: contract formation, obligations/rights, risk allocation, types of contract, implied terms, warranties, indemnities, performance securities, contracting structures, times of completion, liabilities etc
  • Assist in change management
  • Develop Cost Reporting, Cost/Value reconciliations, outturn cost forecasting
  • Undertake risk management
  • Manage schedule management / critical path method understanding / extensions of time
  • Manage insurances
  • Operate as part of the site team and contribute to a positive and inclusive workplace culture

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

  • The qualification you’ll get at the end of your apprenticeship is HNC in Construction which  gives a broad introduction to construction-based subjects and is seen as a sound footing for progressing to higher level study and for career progression within the industry
  • This course is designed to enable those employed in relevant areas of the construction industry to gain a formal academic qualification (HNC Construction) and develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours associated with the Construction Quantity Surveying Apprenticeship Standard
  • You’ll do your training at London South Bank University Southwark Campus
  • You’ll study part time for 2 years + EPA (day release)
  • On successful completion of HNC and EPA students can progress onto a BSc Quantity Surveying Degree Apprenticeship

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of HNC and EPA students can progress onto the BSc Quantity Surveying Degree Apprenticeship

Reality Check

The role will include working outside within a construction site The NLHPP ERF Project is a significant investment for North London and an exciting project to launch your career within construction. ACCIONA is an international company with a significant global presence and a growing profile within the UK. Employees have the opportunity to work across the globe on our projects. We are committed to local employment so keen to receive applications from people living within the London Borough of Enfield, Waltham Forest, Haringey, Camden, Islington, Barnet and Hackney

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent A Level (Grade DD) Essential
BTEC or equivalent BTEC National Diploma (Grade PPP) Essential
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