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Apprentice Quantity Surveyor NGE CONTRACTING LIMITED

The TSO business continues to grow and develop, we are looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice Quantity Surveyor to join our Rail and Civil Engineering business unit, where you will provide support to our existing Site Management team across various projects, whilst studying on a day/block release basis at either college or university.

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Closing date: 30 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £262.50

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001763618

  • Positions

    1 available

The TSO business continues to grow and develop, we are looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice Quantity Surveyor to join our Rail and Civil Engineering business unit, where you will provide support to our existing Site Management team across various projects, whilst studying on a day/block release basis at either college or university.

The Apprentice Quantity Surveyor (QS) shall be responsible for:

  • Assisting with re-measurements on site for labour-only and sub-contract payments
  • Attending Sub-contract pre-appointment meetings
  • Sub-contract management including the checking and processing of labour-only and sub-contract payments
  • Assisting in the preparation of interim valuations
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly financial reports
  • Preparation and issuing of sub-contract documentation to sub-contractors
  • Maintaining live costs of selected works
  • Liaising with Engineers for records of labour, plant and materials
  • Preparing take-offs for potential schemes and for the Estimating Department

This job description is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for the Apprentice Quantity Surveyor (Rail / Civils) and the range of duties to be undertaken.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Microsoft skills required

Personal qualities

  • We would like an enthusiastic individual that is pro active and willing to learn
  • To work well within a team but to be able to show independency too

Desired qualifications

GCSE in Maths and English A-C or equivalent.

Future prospects

Dependent on performance, candidates will be encouraged to progress within NGE through increased responsibilities and further education up to Masters Degree.

Things to consider

The position is based in London, however due to project needs you may be required to travel to different depots. All travel costs will be covered by the company if required for work purposes. The position is based within an office environment. There may be some instances where going on site would be required.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

With 13 Multi-expertise regions to provide a local presence close to public-sector and private-sector customers, NGE coordinates 7 core business sectors of construction and public-sector expertise with a single department in ways that benefit customers and projects. A Concessions core business offers complementary expertise in project funding, makes equity investments and develops the Group’s concession assets. It also includes a team dedicated to property development.

Employer

NGE CONTRACTING LIMITED

Address

30 Independent Place

LONDON

E8 2HE

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Training

Training provider

WESTMINSTER KINGSWAY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Westminster Kingsway College - Employer Training Solutions

Contact

Zahia Payne 0207 3916499 Zahia.Payne@westking.ac.uk

  • Advanced Apprentice Level 3 Surveying
  • Functional Skills
  • Personal learning and Thinking Skills 
  • Employment rights and responsibilities

Apprenticeship standard

Surveying technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jan 2022