Trainee Projects Estimator / Surveyor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1317962319-2
  • Date Posted: 8 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Manpower Uk Ltd
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Health and Safety, Project Management, Trades
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Projects Estimator / Surveyor - Facilities & Maintenance

Do you want to launch your career in facilities and maintenance?

Our client, a growing family-run facilities and maintenance company are looking for a motivated and detail-oriented Trainee Projects Estimator/Surveyor to join their team.

Full training and guidance to help you develop your skills and progress your career. You could become a qualified Projects Estimator or even a Projects Coordinator, depending on your interests.

What you'll do:

  • Conduct site surveys and audits to gather information for project pricing and execution.
  • Prepare accurate reports and site audits using our systems and CRM.
  • Collaborate with our project managers, engineers, and directors to ensure projects are accurately assessed and measured for planning, pricing, and design.
  • Manage your own schedule and meet key performance indicators (KPIs) and client service level agreements (SLAs).
  • Gain knowledge of project risk levels to complete risk assessments and method statements.
  • Understand and follow safety protocols to ensure a safe work environment on-site.
  • Conduct final site visits to verify completed projects meet all requirements.
  • Assist the project team with various tasks, both on-site and in the office.
  • Help identify and on board new suppliers and subcontractors, working with the project team.
  • Build relationships with clients, contractors, and vendors.

Who you are:

  • Ideally have A-levels or relevant trade qualifications.
  • Have experience in a trade role (advantageous) or a strong desire to learn estimating and surveying.
  • Dedicated to maintaining the highest quality standards.
  • Understand site surveying equipment and reporting requirements.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project, Access, PowerPoint).
  • Have strong mathematical skills and a keen eye for detail.
  • Possess a basic understanding of site plans and project operation and maintenance manuals.
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively.
  • Self-motivated with excellent communication skills.
  • Hold a valid driver's license.


  • Competitive salary ( 17,250 - 24,250 depending on experience)
  • Company events
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Performance bonus opportunities

Ready to join the team? Apply today!

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.