Apprentice Site Supervisor VINCI Building

The role would include a mixture of office and site based tasks to give you the well-rounded experience required to see schemes from conception into construction and completion. This would involve exposure to health, safety & environment management, planning and co-ordination and commercial management.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,000.00

    • 26 days holiday + 8 days bank holidays • 2 days paid volunteering • Employee Assistance Programme • Benefits portal – including everyday discounts • Pension scheme with employer contribution

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000233922

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

The role would include a mixture of office and site based tasks to give you the well-rounded experience required to see schemes from conception into construction and completion. This would involve exposure to Health, Safety & Environment management, Planning and Co-ordination and Commercial management.

Once you have completed the departmental rotations you will choose your preferred career pathway and work towards technical and professional qualifications, in that area.

  • You will work with the site management team to ensure the projects are completed safely, on time, on budget and to the correct specifications.
  • You will spend time in our different departments, such as site engineering, construction management, design, planning, digital, commercial and pre-construction.
  • You will learn how we procure work, design, plan, and construct buildings for our clients.
  • Your will become proficient in the application and use of a wide range of Company systems and software packages and also survey instruments
  • As well as learning on the job, you will be required to attend College.

Applicants must be aware that if successful this role will involve working at a live building site all year round (whatever the weather).  The hours can be long dependent on project phase. Travel will be required. A driving licence would be beneficial but is not essential.

 

The training you will be getting

  • Construction Construction Site Supervisor level 4 Apprenticeship Standard
  • End Point Asssessment (EPA)
  • You will be required to attend Dudley College Institute of Technology (IoT) Campus, DY1 4AL, block release basis.

Development opportunities

VINCI Building Apprenticeship Scheme has been designed 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 technical engineering 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.

 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possibility for a permanent contract based on performance and apprenticeship achievement.

OR

  • Opportunity to progress to a permanent contract and enrolment to a higher level Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Number skills, Driven, Enthusiastic, Proactive, Keen to learn, Confident, Inquisitive, Thrives on working with others, Enjoys working under pressure, Flexible mindset, Interest in Construction

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent STEM related A Levels/BTEC/T Level equivalent (Grade C or above) Essential

Things to consider

Applicants must be aware that if successful this role will involve working at a 'live' building site all year round (whatever the weather). The hours can be long dependent on project phase. Travel will be required. A driving licence would be beneficial but is not essential. Candidates must have a flexible approach and be willing to work on projects throughout the Region (Note allowances are payable where applicable to make this affordable to the candidates). You must have a flexible approach and ability to adapt to different situations, keen to learn and willingness to take on responsibility. Demonstrates a good level of maturity, construction sites can be dangerous places and safety is a priority. Studying and working at the same time is very rewarding, but also requires self-discipline and hard work, to meet the requirements of the job whilst gaining a qualification.

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

17 Navigation Court

Calder Park

WF2 7BJ

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Training

Training provider

DUDLEY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

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

Contact

Claire Harper

Claire.harper@dudleycol.ac.uk

01384 363107

Apprenticeship standard

Construction site supervisor

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


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