Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: KR3987
  • Date Posted: 10 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Kier Group
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Considering not going to uni? Thinking of starting your career as a Quantity Surveyor? If you would like the opportunity to work with experienced professionals, earn a competitive salary whilst studying for a degree – we want to hear from you.
Over the course of your Degree Programme you will receive the technical training and personal development needed to excel in your role. We offer unique career progression prospects and the training and development we offer are unparalleled. Joining us on a degree programme is a proper job with real responsibilities.
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Project Management
  • Business Development
  • Estimating
  • Planning
On this fully-funded degree programme you will attend 4 one-week teaching blocks each year in Sheffield, where accommodation and meals will also be provided. The rest of the year you will be working full-time, gaining valuable experience towards your professional development.
Your role as a Quantity Surveyor will include the following: 
  • Supporting the senior commercial team, you’ll be hands-on by visiting site and working with the leadership team. 
  • You’ll work across the whole of the commercial and pre-construction department, providing assistance in risk and value management, cost control, cost analysis, estimates and commercial management. 
What are the entry requirements?
You must be at least 18 years of age, with GCSE Grade C in both Maths and English plus one of the following:
  • 2 A-Levels
  • BTEC National Certificate or Diploma or Extended Diploma in Building, Construction, Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying
  • Advanced Diploma in Construction or Built Environment
  • Other level 3 BTEC Certificates or Diplomas will also be considered, preferably with some construction related experience
    Mature applicants without formal qualifications will be considered on merit, taking into account relevant work experience (you'll need at least five years’ experience under your belt) and previous qualifications.
The package: 
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Start your pension with our scheme (up to 7.5% matched)
  • Two exclusive share options
  • 26 days’ + 8 bank holidays
  • Kier Awards –be part of our annual award scheme.  You could be our next ‘Rising Star’! 
  • Kier Rewards – get rewards and cash back to book your holidays and shop online 
What happens next?
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, then you will need to upload your CV and answer some application questions. You should detail your educational history, work experience and hobbies and interests in your CV. Kier is a diverse business, so if you have an interest in one particular sector do let us know in your application. Our recruiters take the time and effort to read through each application thoroughly and appreciate your interest in our opportunities.