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Quantity Surveying Trainee Year Out Programme - Construction Central

Wates Group
Pay: Competitive
Location: Kettering Kettering United Kingdom
Category: Entry Level
Available from: Immediately
Finishes on: Ongoing Position
Type of work: Full Time, Indoor , Daytime Work
Job reference: E05023919
Construction/Maintenance Services/Trades 2022-03-28 2022-07-07

Job Description

The Wates Group was established in 1897 and is one of the leading privately owned construction, development and property services companies in the UK. We employ almost 4.000 people, working with a range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors At Wates we are proud to be a family-owned business, small enough to recognise and support great talent, yet big enough to challenge and inspire our people through amazing multi-million-pound projects. To us our industry is more than just building, it’s also a chance for us to positively impact the communities where we work and thrive. Early Careers Video Player is loading.Current Time 0:00/Duration -:-Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVERemaining Time -0:001xChaptersdescriptions off, selectedcaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorTransparencyBackgroundColorTransparencyWindowColorTransparencyFont SizeText Edge StyleFont FamilyEnd of dialog window. At Wates, we are proud to be a family-owned business, small enough to recognise and support great talent, yet big enough to challenge and interest our people through amazing multi-million-pound projects. To us, construction is more than just building. It’s also a chance for us to positively impact the communities where we work and thrive. Our Construction BusinessWates Construction specialises in maximising value by finding the most intelligent and creative ways to deliver outstanding buildings. We deliver projects in a range of sectors including, government, commercial, industrial and historical restoration. The award of Construction News’ Contractor of the Year in 2017 is a testament to the quality of our projects, our client satisfaction, and our approach to the communities in which we work.Location:MidlandsThe base location for this role is in the Midlands, but you may be required to travel to and/or work at locations within the Central region should the business require.Duration12 months from September 2022.The RoleDo you enjoy working with numbers? Do you want to manage the finances of multi-million-pound projects? Then our Quantity Surveying Management Programme may be the pathway for you.The commercial, Quantity Surveying teams within Wates are largely responsible for the contractual and financial management of a project. A combination of law, business and finance skills are used to manage relationships with key stakeholders including clients, designers, subcontractors and suppliers. Our commercial teams play a vital role in the construction of our projects.As a Wates Quantity Surveying Industrial Placement, you will be involved in assisting with: Procurement and payment of sub-contractorsPreparing tender and contract documentsProducing commercial reportsEnsuring that our projects are financially viableSafeguarding our commercial position Our Management Trainee ProgrammeIf you’re looking for a programme full of innovation and variety then you’re in the right place. Here are some of the core benefits our Management Trainee Programme: We support you all the way through to ChartershipCompetitive industry salary and benefits packageWe’ll rotate you around our business unit, ensuring you get a full breadth experienceYou’ll receive structured development and a combination of technical and behavioural trainingYou’ll receive professional mentorship and guidance as well as great exposure to our senior leaders Professional DevelopmentAs part of your placement year, you will be offered on-the-job learning and technical and behavioural training. You could apply to continue on our Management Trainee programme once your degree has been completedWhat we're looking for Genuine interest in our Construction businessAbility to communicate with a range of people, including customers, clients and key stakeholdersLogical approach to problem solvingEager to learn with a keen eye for detailCandidates will be required to have a full driving license by September 2022, this will be a condition of offer Entry RequirementsYou will currently in the first year of a relevant degree, working towards the minimum of a 2.1 and could take an industrial placement year as part of your studies.Next StepsThis role will close on Sunday 28th November at 11:59pm. Please ensure you allow enough time to complete your application before the deadline as applications made past this date will not be considered.Assessment centres will take place in at the start of 2022.

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