Degree Quantity Surveyor Apprentice - VINCI Building - Midlands VINCI Building

Joining our team will mean working on our sites in and around Midlands. Quantity Surveyors are part the commercial team looking after the financial side of a construction project. Working on live construction sites, managing budgets, costs, invoices, negotiating with sub-contractors, dealing with contracts and matters of contract law.

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

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,000.00

    26 days holiday + 8 days bank holidays. 2 days paid volunteering. Training courses programme and Mentor Support. Training Scheme to works towards Professional. Accreditation - RICS. Everyday discounts. Pension scheme with employer contribution.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday from 8.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000224841

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To assist with the procurement of materials and off-site services
  • To assist with procurement and cost control of sub-contractors
  • To assist with the payments
  • Develop an understanding of cost control
  • Develop an understanding of programming and sequencing
  • To assist with sub-contract administration
  • To support project close out and archiving of accounts

Our regions covers a large geographic area and although we try to place staff near to their homes sometimes, they may be required to work some distance away. 

The training you will be getting

  • Level 6 Charter Surveyor Apprenticeship Standard
  • BSc Commerical Management 
  • Chartership for Royal Institute Commerical Surveyo - MRICS
  • Day Release at Birmingham City University

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • VINCI Building Apprenticeship Scheme has been designed to kick start your journey towards becoming an industry expert. You will get hands on experience and tailored training to support you every step of the way
  • In addition to the qualifications the programme will enable candidates to progress in terms of level of responsibility, interpersonal skills, leadership, commercial awareness and commerical knowledge
  • This position offers candidates to opportunity to learn on the job, gain a recognised qualification and the opportunity to progress on to a degree course upon completion  and ultimately lead to full membership of the relevant professional institutions
  • We are looking for a long-term relationship with our apprentices and we have a long-term career structure in mind, whereby we see the apprentice developing into senior roles within our business as it grows

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 or above) Essential
BTEC or equivalent BTEC Extended Diploma (Grade DMM to DDM) Essential
Other A Levels (104 to 120 UCAS) (Grade BCC to BBB) Essential

Things to consider

You will be based on a construction site and PPE use will be required for site visits.

About the employer

Do you want to be a part building the environments in which we live, using the latest technology and building methods? VINCI Building are committed to creating a working environment that is inclusive and diverse. VINCI Building is engaged on a variety of interesting and challenging construction projects predominantly within the healthcare, education and commercial sectors across all regions in the England. Our goal is always to build strong partnerships with our customers and stakeholders to ensure success by unlocking your strategic vision and turning it into a deliverable scheme. We are active in a wide range of sectors and value bands, allowing us to provide a regional service with national resources. VINCI Building delivers complex projects and programmes, blending our corporate stability with the local knowledge our teams offer. Sustainability is at the heart of our approach and we are committed to respecting and protecting the environment in everything that we do. We take the time to understand and make a positive difference to each community that we work in to ensure that our projects leave a lasting legacy.

Employer

VINCI Building

Address

86-92 Worcester Road

Bromsgrove

Worcestershire

B61 7AQ

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Training

Training provider

BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

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

Chartered surveyor (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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

Short List of CVs and interview at the project office

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024