Trainee Quantity Surveyor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382364997-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Lovell
  • Location: City, Derby
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Construction, Procurement & Supply Chain, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Permanent 40 Hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our growing business for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor to join a dynamic team. We are looking for a proactive, talented and ambitious individual to join our expanding team. The role will involve working closely with one of our seasoned Quantity Surveyors .

This is an excellent opportunity within our company for the successful candidate to gain comprehensive experience across all stages of our projects. Your duties will include managing site budgets, calculating and submitting project variations, conducting site visits to monitor subcontractor activities and validate payments, and working closely with site teams and clients. This position will also help you develop a strong understanding of procurement and commercial management.

You should have a strong interest in the construction industry and be willing to work towards an apprenticeship degree in Quantity Surveying.Candidates will be considered with our without contruction experience.

We are open to applications from all candidates educated to a minimum of A level standard or equivalent. You will need to have experience and an interest in the construction industry and willing to work towards an apprenticeship degree in Quantity Surveying. With the ability to apply yourself in a professional manner, with the eagerness to learn from your peers, you ll have excellent communication skills with the drive to learn and the ambition to build and progress on your career with Lovell.


  • Bonus entitlement based on company operating profit
  • Holidays - 26 days
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Ability to purchase additional holiday
  • Access to discount portal
  • Cycle to Work scheme and the Lovell Way to EV
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Sharesave scheme

As an Investors in People Gold award-winning employer, Lovell is the UK s leading provider of mixed-tenure affordable homes, renowned for innovation and excellence in housing development and regeneration projects. We are dedicated to enriching the communities we serve by constructing high-quality homes for real people and nurturing our workforce; developing talent is crucial to our mission. We recognise that our organization's success stems from the capabilities, expertise, and unique qualities of our employees. Lovell is an equal opportunities employer that promotes and values diversity and inclusion within our teams.

The Lovell culture, which has proven successful over many years, emphasises empowering colleagues to make decisions at regional and local levels, and encourages challenging the status quo while collaborating as a cohesive unit to achieve our objectives and foster a positive work environment at Lovell for everyone.