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Title of Vacancy: Degree Apprentice Quantity Surveyor

Employer: Keywest Partnership Limited

Number of vacancy positions: 1

Brief overview:  Degree apprenticeship with Keywest Partnership and LJMU.

Keywest is a growing Chartered Quantity Surveying practice based just outside Liverpool City Centre. We have a long-term pipeline of exciting infrastructure work with major public sector organisations in the North West and private sector contractors of varying sizes nationwide.

At Keywest Partnership you will be involved in a variety of projects, across a number of sectors, including commercial, industrial, residential and infrastructure. You will work with a diverse client base and join a rapidly expanding specialist team of enthusiastic surveyors, providing all quantity surveying services.  

What you will be doing: The Degree Apprentice Quantity Surveyor will:

  • Support the quantity surveying team at Keywest Partnership in performing their daily tasks on a diverse range of projects.
  • Visit sites and receive training on the construction industry and quantity surveying profession.
  • Provide support to the company’s Liverpool office and administrative support to the company’s Directors.

Training that will take place: Quantity Surveying Bsc (Hons) delivered by LJMU as part of the Chartered Surveyor Apprenticeship

Expected career progression after apprenticeship:  Chartered Quantity Surveyors enjoy a long-term, rewarding and diverse career in one of the largest industries in the UK. The RICS membership designation is recognised worldwide.

Desired personal Skills:

  • Communication skills  
  • IT Skills
  • Attention to detail   
  • Organisation skills 
  • Customer care skills   
  • Problem solving skills   
  • Presentation skills   
  • Administrative skills   
  • Number skills
  • Analytical skills   
  • Logical   
  • Team working   
  • Initiative 

About the employer: Keywest Partnership is a Chartered Quantity Surveying and Planning consultancy, providing traditional, expert and specialist services in commercial, industrial, residential and infrastructure sectors, for both private and public clients. Founded in 2013, the Company has offices located in Liverpool and Derbyshire.

Address that the apprentices will work:  Unit 12 Connect Business Village, Derby Road, Liverpool L5 9PR

Closing date:  19 August 2022

Apprenticeship start date: 30 August 2022

Annual Wage: £12,000 per annum (plus company pension contribution and telephone allowance)

Working week: Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm (30 minutes lunch break)

Total hours per week: 40

Entry requirements: Entry requirements: 112 UCAS points and Grade C or Grade 4 or above in English Language and Mathematics GCSE or equivalent. View further entry requirements.

Application Instructions: To apply, submit your CV to degreeapprenticeshipsjobs@ljmu.ac.uk with ‘Keywest Partnership QS Degree Apprentice’ as the subject title.

The company reserve the right to close applications when they have reached capacity.

Things to consider: Full driving licence preferable, but not essential.


Trainee Quantity Surveyor Role

Bowmer & Kirkland is currently looking for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor Degree Apprentice (QS) to join us in September

To apply, please fill out the application form

You can find helpful resources about being a trainee at B+K.

Please send your completed student application form, along with a cover letter and CV to hr@bandk.co.uk


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CRL is one of the leading specialist asset maintenance contractors for buildings and structures operating across the UK. With over 65 years' experience, CRL provide our clients with proven and cost-effective refurbishment options for upgrading and extending the life of their structures.

A long-term and significant framework has been recently awarded to us by National Highways.

If you are keen to gain a qualification in one of the following areas, we want to hear from you:

  • Construction Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Construction Health and Safety

We pay all tuition fees, grant paid leave to attend training/assessments, and you will have the support of highly qualified staff – many of whom are Chartered members of a professional body.

You may be at the very start of your career, or have industry experience and want to work with an Investor in People-accredited company whilst you gain a recognised qualification.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with a commitment to the development of all our teams.

To learn more, and locate our regional offices, please visit our website.

Please email your CV to recruitment@crl.uk.com.  Make clear in the subject bar that it relates to an apprenticeship opportunity.


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