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Apprentice Estimator WEST LINDSEY LANDSCAPES LTD

An exciting new role has developed within a well established Commercial Landscaping company, based in the Lincolnshire area. This role will encompass design, pricing and evaluating soft landscaping schemes for local and national construction companies.

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Closing date: 11 Nov 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80 to £19,760.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    We work Monday - Friday from 7.00am to 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000106942

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Pricing Tender Enquiries
  • Liasing with Clients and Suppliers
  • Evaluating costs, keeping projects within budget

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

  • If sucessful, after an initial trial period, the candidate will complete the Landscape Technician Qualification (Level 3) through an online course with Capel Manor College. This should take 24 months to complete.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After successful completion of the apprenticeship the candidate will be offered a full time position within our Estimating Team.


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, Working Independently

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 and above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 and above) Essential

Things to consider

We work in a rural location, so there is currently no public transport to our offices. There can be times when we need to visit site, so we can find ourselves outdoors in all weathers.

About the employer

West Lindsey Landscapes Ltd is an organically grown business with a primary purpose to satisfy its clients' requirements. Based in Newton on Trent and serving clients nationwide predominantly in the commercial sector, such as residential developments, schools, medical centres and other sectors. We specialise in both hard and soft landscaping schemes. Our services ranging from in-house landscape designs, project management, project implantation and maintenance.

Employer

WEST LINDSEY LANDSCAPES LTD

Address

Furrowlands

Manor Farm,

Newton-on-Trent,

LN1 2ZB

Contact

Ross Golding

estimating@wllandscapes.co.uk

07496234174

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Training

Training provider

CAPEL MANOR COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Landscape technician

Level 3 (A level)


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