Project Controls Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) - North J. MURPHY & SONS LIMITED

Murphy is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves life by delivering world-class infrastructure. At the end of the apprenticeship, you will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in project control practice that will help you to build a rewarding career in the industry.

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

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Closing date: 01 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000216413

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

In this role you will be working with a team of experienced planners assisting in the planning and delivery of a wide range of construction projects. 

The main duties of the role include: 

  • Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department.  
  • Assist the Project Planner as directed. 
  • Assist the Project Planner with evaluation of Project tender documents in order to build detailed tender programmes specifying time and resource requirements. 
  • Liaise with members of Work Winning Teams during the Tender process as required and assist with co-ordination of their input into planning matters. 
  • Development of tender programmes into construction programmes.  
  • Production of programmes throughout the duration of live Projects. 
  • Co-ordination of input into the programme from the construction team. 
  • Review construction progress with input from the construction team, update programmes and produce reports as necessary under the Supervision of the Project Planner. 
  • Attend meetings as required.  
  • Attend site regularly to assist site teams with planning matters.  

The training you will be getting

As part of this apprenticeship you will follow the Project Controls Technician Level 3 apprenticeship standard which takes 3 years to complete. At the end of the apprenticeship, you will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in project control practice that will help you to build a rewarding career in the industry. 

We are recruiting for this apprenticeship across various projects across the UK.

There will be a requirement to travel to site as and when required, and due to the remote locations of some of our sites, applicants must be willing to travel as required.  

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

At the end of the apprenticeship, you will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in project control practice that will help you to build a rewarding career in the industry. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above (A*-C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above (A*-C)) Essential

About the employer

Murphy is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves life by delivering world-class infrastructure. Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including Transportation, Water, Power, Natural Resources, and Construction & Property. Headquartered in London, Murphy has a number of related businesses – Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. Murphy is a specialist in delivering pipelines, design, structural steel, tunnelling, fabrication, bridges and piling, and has a substantial holding of plant, equipment and facilities. Murphy employs around 3,600 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as ‘One Murphy’ by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

Employer

J. MURPHY & SONS LIMITED

Address

Various projects across the UK

NW5 1TN

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Training

Training provider

LEARNING SKILLS PARTNERSHIP LTD

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Project controls technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply using the website link. You will need to share your CV and a few basic details with us.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Apr 2024