TRU is a once-in-a-generation rail upgrade programme to deliver faster, longer, more frequent and more reliable rail services across the north of England, from Newcastle, Hull and York towards Manchester and Liverpool via Leeds. By connecting the major cities of the North with an enhanced, more reliable service, it has the potential to impact the lives of thousands of passengers and support economic growth across the whole of the north of England.
Amey, in partnership with Arup, BAM and Network Rail is upgrading the route between Manchester and Leeds, which includes civils, track, railway systems and electrification. The opportunity to use modern digital signalling and train control also means we can lay the foundation for the Digital Railway.
Our five-year Chartered Surveyor Degree Apprenticeship Programme in partnership with Salford University starts you on a journey to develop your career toward gaining membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors by taking you through a degree in Quantity Surveying. If you have a flair for building projects and civil engineering, want to work in a challenging, dynamic and supportive work environment and possess the ambition to become an expert in your field, then this degree apprenticeship programme could be for you.
We’re looking for a budding Quantity Surveyor to join our TRU contract and develop into a fully qualified Quantity Surveyor. As a Chartered Surveyor degree apprentice, you’ll work with our contract commercial team to ensure commercial best practice is utilised to maximise value, drive efficiency improvements, and minimise risk.
We’ll give you real responsibilities from day one, such as managing your own subcontractors, measuring quantities of work done and arranging payments. You’ll gain invaluable experience and exposure working on varied and exciting projects for a large, diverse and ambitious organisation, which only a Private Finance Initiative can offer.
You’ll be provided with a “buddy”, to assist you as you settle in. This is the person will be the friendly face when you join our team – the go-to person that you will ask lots of questions to when you start! Once you have settled in, you will be allocated your mentor in the workplace. Your mentor will support you throughout your qualification, help you learn the technical skills and have regular catchups with you to ensure that you are on the way to become a qualified Commercial Quantity Surveyor.
At the end of your Apprenticeship, you will move into a guaranteed permanent position with Amey, and your development does not stop there! As part of being an employee at Amey, you will be given lots of opportunities to further your development; whether that is by doing a further qualifications which Amey will fund through our Apprenticeship Schemes or progressing further in the business, the choice is yours!
One of the best things about an Apprenticeship with us is that you don’t need to have experience of working in this area. However, you will need to share our passion and demonstrate your desire to develop yourself within this exciting area.
Here at Amey, our greatest asset is our people so that’s why we ensure that our rewards will make you feel that you are a valued part of us.
We will offer you a starting salary of £19,305 for the first year of your Apprenticeship. Not only that, but you will receive annual salary reviews to ensure that your input represents the reward you receive.
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