Apprentice Estimator

FLOORSPAN CONTRACTS LTD

WISBECH, PE13 2UR

Closes in 31 days (Monday 19 August)

Posted on 10 July 2024


Summary

This role is suited to an ambitious and motivated individual. Floorspan Contracts is a specialist designer, manufacturer and installer of pre-cast concrete flooring components. We are a growing, progressive company and require an additional Trainee Estimator to join our passionate, dynamic team.

Annual wage
£13,312 to £23,795.20 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Hours
Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm with option for occasional overtime on a Saturday

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 1 September

Duration

3 Years

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • CertHE (Level 4) Quantity Surveying
  • Taught via a day release model at the Anglia Ruskin campus in Peterborough

Where you’ll work

UNIT 1

EUROPA SQUARE

EUROPA WAY

WISBECH

PE13 2UR

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

ANGLIA RUSKIN UNIVERSITY HIGHER EDUCATION CORPORATION

Your training course

Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)

Equal to higher national certificate (HNC)

Course contents
  • Health and Safety: Apply health and safety issues to all activities.
  • Sustainability: Demonstrate application of the principles of sustainability.
  • Construction Technology: Assist in the implementation of the most appropriate solutions for construction projects
  • Contracts: Be able to apply different types of contracts to different situations.
  • Procurement: Assist in the selection of and negotiation with specialist contractors for a construction project.
  • Cost control: Assist in the measurement and costing of construction works during a project.
  • Financial reporting: Assist in the preparation of financial reports, cash flow and cost forecasts for a construction project.
  • Administration: Assist in the collection, collation and storage of relevant data and its analysis.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English and Maths and two other subjects (grade C/4)

    Desirable qualifications

    A Level or equivalent in:

    • Any (grade 112 UCAS Points (BBC))
    • Any (grade 112 UCAS Points (DMM))

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Organisation skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Team working

    Other requirements

    Must live within a reasonable radius of Wisbech and be able to commute to the office.

    About this company

    Floorspan Contracts are a precast concrete flooring manufacturer based in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. Decades ago, we began our life as block and beam floor suppliers, and we have grown into one of the largest suspended concrete flooring specialists in the region.

    https://www.floorspan.co.uk/ (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    Opportunity to progress onto the Level 6 top-up qualification on successful completion of the level 4 apprenticeship.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    ANGLIA RUSKIN UNIVERSITY HIGHER EDUCATION CORPORATION

    Victoria.Jennings@floorspan.co.uk

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263768.

    Apply now

    Closes in 31 days (Monday 19 August)

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