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Quantity Surveyor Industrial Placement 2023

Civil/Building/Quantity Surveying.

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About the role:

What we do

Redefining the possible.

Join the UK’s largest infrastructure group and work on some of the biggest projects the world has ever seen. Projects that will support and shape the world of tomorrow for millions of people and enable you to build a successful career

Balfour Beatty is also a leading member of  the 5% Club, which is now in operation in over 200 companies. The 5% Club, members aspire to achieve 5% of their workforce in earn and learn positions (including apprentices, sponsored students, and graduates on formalised training programmes).

What you'll be doing:

  • Locate, track and assemble pre and post contract documentation, complimented with the necessary administration skills  
  • Assist with measuring, recording and valuing of work supervised in accordance with appropriate rules and procedures 
  • Collation of Cost and Value information  
  • Supporting the team with weekly and monthly works programmes 
  • Understanding of commercial risks 
  • Assisting with allocating work to subcontractors 
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments in line with BB processes and procedures
  • Making sure a project meets the legal and quality standard 

These roles are UK wide and could be based at the following locations: South East, South West, West Midlands, Yorkshire, Scotland, North West

Who we're looking for:

  • Be on track to gain a minimum 2:2 BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management 
  • Ideally, have a full UK driving licence at the time of joining
  • Be eligible to work and live in the UK at the time of joining 
  • Have a flexible approach to work and able to adapt to change (you may be required to travel as part of the programme)

Why work for us:

Alongside the amazing opportunity, support and pride that you’ll gain from developing your career with one of the world’s foremost infrastructure giants, you’ll also enjoy:

  • A 1-year work experience programme
  • A competitive salary
  • An opportunity to explore your career options 
  • If you complete your year successfully you could be fast tracked onto the graduate scheme 

Closing Date: applications are open until 31st January 2023, but we would encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Balfour Beatty reserves the right to remove adverts should application numbers reach a maximum before this date.

Once you’ve completed your application, we will be in touch to arrange a telephone interview. If all goes well, we will invite you in for a face to face or virtual interview.

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Job ID Number: BBUK02702
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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: January 31st, 2023
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above (expected)
  • 1 year
  • South East, South West, West Midlands, Yorkshire, Scotland and North West
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Building Surveying
  • Civil
  • Quantity Surveying

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