ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR / BUILDING SURVEYOR - 12 MONTH PLACEMENT

Salary:
Up to £18,500 salary
Region:
Holmfirth
Department:
Contract Administration
Closing date:
25/02/2022

Michael Dyson Associates Ltd is an established, successful and prominent multi-disciplinary construction consultancy providing a comprehensive range of professional services to the housing sector.  Established in 1980 we have forty years of wide-ranging experience working with clients throughout the UK. 

Commencing Summer 2022 and based at our Head Office in Huddersfield this is a fantastic opportunity for a career driven student (ideally studying Building Surveyor or Quantity Surveying) looking for a year in a dynamic construction consultancy as part of their sandwich degree course.  The successful applicant will be part of our Contract Administration Team working alongside experienced staff who will offer full guidance & support during your time with us alongside a planned and structured training programme ensuring you gain a breadth of real hands on work.

What you’ll do & learn:

  • Undertake property surveys (measured and attribute / condition surveys)
  • Assist with specifications and schedules of work
  • Site inspections to monitor works being undertaken by Contractors under our management
  • Attending site meetings
  • Assist experienced Project Managers carry out contract administration duties (JCT & NEC Contracts)
  • Assist with project cost control and QS matters
  • Assist with design co-ordination
  • Learn Party Wall Act matters
  • Assist with CDM Consultant duties

What you’ll need:

  • Successful completion of second year studies passing all core modules
  • Hold a full UK driving licence
  • Willingness to travel (all expenses paid by the company)
  • Good IT proficiency especially MS Word and Excel.
  • An organised and methodical approach to your work.
  • An able communicator in both written & verbal forms.
  • A confident and enthusiastic manner.
  • That you are a ‘self-starter’ and can be trusted to work with a high degree of autonomy.

What you’ll receive:

  • Up to £18,500 salary
  • £500 relocation allowance
  • 30 days annual leave inc banks holidays
  • Use of pool vehicle for all business travel
  • Full in-house support & guidance from our dedicated team of APC Counsellors, Supervisors and experienced mentors to commence your RICS, CIOB, RIBA or CIAT training path
  • Opportunity for sponsorship in final year studies and Graduate employment thereafter
  • Excellent fully funded training programme with regular in-house CPD events to support career development
  • Payment of professional subscription fees
  • Professional modern offices with free parking
  • Company funded social events

Application Process:

  • Applications can be made from 11th October 2021 and should be made via www.mdysoncareers.co.uk
  • The application deadline is 25th February 2022. We look for the best students so apply sooner rather than later as placements go quickly.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview as we shortlist with all placements made by end of March 2022.Should you wish to discuss the placements in further detail prior to applying please contact Emma Taylor who oversees our recruitment on 01484 666888.

    Michael Dyson Associates Ltd is an established, successful and prominent multi-disciplinary construction consultancy providing a comprehensive range of professional services to the housing sector.  Established in 1980 we have forty years of wide-ranging experience working with clients throughout the UK. 


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