APPRENTICE CONSTRUCTION SITE SUPERVISOR EMERSON WILLIS LTD

Trainee Site Manager to shadow our current Site Managers. To undertake the general running of a construction site which will include understanding specification, plans and drawings. Value engineering the works. Understanding cost implications, Health and Safety and ensuring the project is completed on time.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,000.00

  • Working week

    Mon - Fri 7.00am to 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 May 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000241606

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Emerson Willis are seeking a motivated Trainee Site Supervisor to join our team and learn from experienced Site Managers.  This role offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in overseeing construction sites and developing essential skills in project management.

Responsibilities.

  • Shadowing Site Managers: Work closely with seasoned professionals to understand the nuances of site management, learning from their expertise and guidance.
  • General Site Operations: Take an active role in the day to day running of construction sites, including interpreting specifications, plans and drawings.
  • Value Engineering: Contribute ideas and strategies for optimising project efficiency without compromising quality, ensure cost effectiveness and innovative problem solving.
  • Cost Management: Gain insight into the financial aspects of construction projects, learning to assess cost implications and manage resources effectively.
  • Health and Safety Compliance: Prioritise and uphold stringent safety protocols, ensuring a secure working environment for all team members and subcontractors.
  • Project Timeline Management: Assist in coordinating activities to ensure timely completion of projects, developing skills in scheduling and project deadline adherence.
  • Requirements:
  • Eagerness to learn and develop skills in construction management.
  • Basic understanding of construction principles, plans and specifications (prior experience is a plus but not required)
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams.
  • Dedication to upholding safety standards and promoting a culture of safety on site.
  • A proactive approach to problem solving and an eye for detail.

The training you will be getting

This apprenticeship is delivered as a day release.

  • Level 4 Construction Site Supervisor
  • Behaviour, Skills and Knowledge

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There is an opportunity to secure a permanent position after successfully completing the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

DIFFICULTIES GETTING TO SITE WITHOUT OWN TRANSPORT. WORKING OUTSIDE IN ALL WEATHERS.

About the employer

Emerson Willis Ltd is an Essex based Building Contractor experienced in all sectors. Our ability to deliver quality projects on time & within budget is rewarded by our extremely high client return rate.

Employer

EMERSON WILLIS LTD

Address

BRETTS FARM

Essex

RM15 4XD

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Training

Training provider

NEWHAM COLLEGE OF FURTHER EDUCATION

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 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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Apr 2024