Building Surveying Degree Apprentice - 2024

  • Transport for London
  • London, Greater London
  • £27801 per annum

Our Engineers focus on the assets that form the foundation of our transport system. As a TfL building surveyor, you will be part of the world-renowned TfL Engineering. You will gain the unique experience of working as a building surveyor on essential infrastructure designed to keep London moving. You will assist in a wide variety of construction projects in the TfL portfolio, from routine maintenance to major station redevelopments.

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  • GMFJ Reference
    245999
  • Wages
    £27,801 p/a
  • Hours
    35.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    02/02/2024
  • Start Date
    09/09/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    6 years

  • Location
    London
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Construction
  • Opportunity Type
    Higher Level 6
  • Employer
    Transport for London

Description

As an apprentice, your 6-year development programme will be made up of up to 12 placement rotations. Our aim is to equip you with the range of skills and experience you need for your successful career. We also understand that everyone’s career is different, so every apprentice’s journey is unique. Here’s an idea of what some of your placements could look like and the work included:


Working on a major project – 6 months – Assisting the Built Environment team to achieve a world class station. Reviewing detailed designs or maybe checking a completed piece of work is safe for the public to use


Commercial Development – 6 months – Identifying and specifying projects that will enhance the tenanted assets to ensure rental income is maintained or improved. Ensuring regular maintenance activities are carried out. Assisting with the management of project works


Asset Operations – 6 months – Maintenance surveys across the London Underground (LU) station buildings or depots. Asset condition surveys to ensure the LU assets are not degrading. Specifying minor works to enhance the working conditions of the station staff.


Facilities management – 6 months – Looking after the day-to-day maintenance of a variety of buildings. Internal refurbishment of offices to allow them to be used by TfL staff. Reactive maintenance requests

For more information about this vacancy please contact GetMyFirstJob Recruitment on opportunities@getmyfirstjob.co.uk (Ref ID: 245999)

Company website : https://tfl.gov.uk/corporate/careers/apprenticeships

You must hold or be on track to achieve 5 GCSE's grade 4 (C) or above (or equivalent) including Maths, English language plus 3 A Levels at BBB/ BTEC L3 at DDM (or equivalent) which must include Maths.


Candidates with equivalent level 3 qualifications must hold or be on track on achieve one of the following:

• Access to HE qualifications with 24 Distinctions 21 Merits or;

• Equivalent level 3 qualifications worth 128 UCAS points


You are not eligible for this scheme if you currently hold or are working towards a qualification at the same or higher level in a related subject or have already studied content from the qualification for this scheme.


Please note that you will be required to provide original certificates and/or predicted grades as proof for your eligibility checks.


You must be 18 years of age by 9th September 2024 to apply for this apprenticeship.


Please be advised that should you be successful in getting an offer for this scheme, your offer will be subject to a satisfactory medical which may include but is not limited to drugs and alcohol screening, eye test and hearing test.

What Qualifications will I gain?

BSc (Hons) Building Surveying


What training and support will you get?

You will be working towards a level 6 (Degree) qualification in Building Surveying and Chartered status within the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors


Typically, you will be required to attend university one day a week.


Whilst on the scheme, we’ll support your technical development through a wide range of on-the-job practical experiences and placements. We’ll also support your professional development through a combination of classroom-led training courses, online training courses, mentoring opportunities and structured networking opportunities. You will receive one-to-one support throughout the programme from your scheme sponsor and your Line Manager. You’ll also be connected to a ‘buddy’ who will be a more experienced apprentice from the scheme.

Our core values are extremely important to us, and we desire candidates who are:


Caring about our colleagues, our customers and our work


Open to each other, to new ideas and to working together


Adaptable to diverse needs and willing to innovate

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you will be a Chartered Building Surveyor with world renowned status. You will have the opportunity to develop your career further and be responsible for you’re the design and implementation of your own projects, which could range from minor refurbishments to major infrastructure projects.


It is TfL’s intention to bring the right candidate up to the level of Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This is a very good grounding for a fascinating career in the built environment and you will be encouraged to progress to full membership of MRICS and beyond.

The role will be based in London. Hybrid working (typically working from home no more than 50% of the time) will be the default arrangement going forward, although some courses and placements will require full-time attendance.  


Hybrid working arrangements can evolve subject to business requirements. 

We operate a transparent recruitment process that removes barriers for candidates with a disability. Please let us know if you require reasonable adjustments for any stages of the application process. 

We're a Disability Confident employer, and we offer guaranteed interviews to candidates who apply via the scheme where the minimum criteria for skills, knowledge and experience have been met.  

In High Volume campaigns including Graduate, Apprentice and Intern recruitment the minimum criteria we set is achieving a pass mark in our first stage assessments, adopting a proportionate approach as part of the Disability Confident scheme. 

"The best thing was the ability to gain on-the-job experience and a degree at the same time. I had the option of going to university, however this opportunity was a no-brainer. Avoiding the fees and getting a degree – who would turn that down?"

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