Quantity Surveying Apprenticeship (Level 4) BAM NUTTALL LIMITED

Join us as a Quantity Surveying apprentice and from day one you will be working with an experienced team and making an instant contribution to running a multi-million pound project. QS's in Civil Engineering are part of the Commercial Management team. In this team you'll deal with the financial and legal aspects of Civil Engineering projects.

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

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £19,000.00

    Annual salary review Online retail discount platform Volunteering days/Wellbeing days Professional Development bonus

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. Working times on site vary, but are typically between 8.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    21 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000219536

  • Positions

    17 available

What you will do in your working day

Quantity Surveyors in Civil Engineering are part of the Commercial Management team. In this team you'll deal with the financial and legal aspects of Civil Engineering projects.

Quantity Surveyors are construction professionals that have working knowledge of contracts, law, finance, economics, tendering and procurement. The experienced and knowledgeable team will support your learning in:

  • Produce and send enquiries to subcontracting inviting them to tender and engagement with supply chain
  • Receive and analyse quotations
  • Produce and process formal subcontract documents
  • Produce cash flow forecasts
  • Produce monthly reports
  • Build strong working relationships with commercial managers and site agents 

The training you will be getting

  • Enjoy a university style experience, whilst getting paid! Our unique programme offers you the opportunity to live in Leeds on a block release basis for 9 weeks of the year (hotel accommodation provided and travel paid)
  • Our 200 apprentices from across the UK come together at Leeds College of Building forming the perfect academic and social community to thrive
  • When you're not at college, you will be learning from industry specialists on one of our sites across the UK
  • You will work towards a Level 4 apprenticeship in Construction Quantity Surveying Technician and technician membership of the Chartered Institute of Building
  • A Level 4 qualification in Construction and Built Environment

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • At BAM we are committed to investing in your development. Upon completion of our Level 4 apprenticeship, you will receive a promotion and the opportunity to progress on to our Degree programme
  • After completing the full 5-year programme with BAM most of our apprentices have their full Degree, relevant professional membership and are earning in excess of £30,000 + car allowance or company car

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 x GCSE's (Grade 9 - 4 (A*-C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 (C) or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 (B) or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent STEM A Levels / Level 3 Equivalent (Grade Pass) Essential

Things to consider

We have opportunities throughout the UK. Due to the nature of the role, apprentices must be willing to travel / stay away from home

About the employer

We are part of the Royal BAM Group, one of Europe's leading Civil Engineering, Construction and Property Services companies. The art of building is about building for communities; it’s about building for life. Where others stop, we go further, leading the way towards a sustainable tomorrow for us and future generations. As an industry leader, we raise the bar.  Our values: sustainable, inclusive, collaborative, reliable and ownership, enable us to achieve our ambitions. Today, tomorrow and every day.

Employer

BAM NUTTALL LIMITED

Address

Devonport Dockyard

PL1 4SG

Contact

earlycareersuk@bam.com

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Training

Training provider

LEEDS COLLEGE OF BUILDING

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

Construction quantity surveying technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024