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Quantity Surveyor Apprenticeship WPI CIVIL ENGINEERING LIMITED

Produce applications for payment using the bill of quants. Provide quotations for ongoing works. Allocate incoming payments. Assist with take offs from drawings. All under supervision from QS and collaboration with colleagues.

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,200.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm 1 hour lunch break

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000083431

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

 Principal accountabilities of the role include:

  • Produce monthly applications for payment
  • Manage ongoing design and layout changes and report these to the commercial manager.
  • Produce quotations for additional works based on existing site rates.
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to various meetings, such as project review meetings with construction team as well as external contractors.
  • Assist the Commercial Manager with take-offs for tenders

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

Day release at Warrington and Vale Royal College either the Warrington or Winsford Campus to work towards your Level 4 Quantity Surveying Apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Promising candidates will swiftly gain sufficient experience to take on their own responsibilities and lead to liaising with clients and sites.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Construction / Engineering subject (Grade A-Level) Essential

Things to consider

Confident communication skills are essential. To be able to deal with a wide cross section of colleagues and clients etc. Excellent computer skills required, Mostly Excel - training will be provided on other drawing and estimating software

About the employer

We carry out all aspects of roads and sewer works, foundations, drainage and external works on housing developments

Employer

WPI CIVIL ENGINEERING LIMITED

Address

Wpi House King Street Trading Estate

Middlewich

CW10 9LF

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Training

Training provider

WARRINGTON & VALE ROYAL COLLEGE

Contact

Pamela H Clegg

pclegg@wvr.ac.uk

01925494348

Apprenticeship standard

Construction quantity surveying technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)


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