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Future Talent Degree Apprenticeship Programme in Braintree at TalentSpa

Date Posted: 12/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Braintree
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/21/2018

Job Description

Future Talent Degree Apprenticeship Programme

Location: Braintree, Essex

Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits

Tamdown is a construction company and a market leading provider of infrastructure, civil engineering and reinforced concrete frame services. We build foundations, roads and infrastructure for new housing developments together with high rise, concrete frame buildings. We employ over 800 staff and we work for some of the biggest house builders in the UK.

About the programme:

The Tamdown Group are offering an amazing opportunity for Students who are finishing their A-Levels to begin a career in Quantity Surveying or Estimating. We are offering a fully funded part-time degree in Quantity Surveying or Estimating worth £27,000 at Anglia Ruskin University combined with on the job learning and a competitive salary.

What is a Quantity Surveyor?

A Quantity Surveyor manages all costs relating to building and civil engineering projects from initial calculations to the final figures. Quantity Surveyors keep track of any variations to the project that may affect costs. Quantity Surveying offers a rewarding and varied career working both in the office and out on site, dealing with clients and subcontractors. If you have an aptitude for maths, are well organised with a positive, can do' attitude, this could be the career for you!

What is an Estimator?

An Estimator is responsible for pricing tenders and estimates how much a project is likely to cost, creating a budget accordingly. The role involves assessing material, labour and plant equipment required, analysing different quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers together with presenting to clients.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for candidates who are keen to learn, reliable, punctual and hardworking with a personal drive for learning and development.


  • 5 GCSE grade A - C including Maths and English
  • 112 UCAS tariff points. This is the equivalent to 3 A levels at grade BBC
  • A real drive for learning and development

Closing Date for this fantastic opportunity to carve a career in Construction is the 15th February 2019.

Nexus Infrastructure PLC and its subsidiaries, Tamdown, TriConnex and eSmart networks are an equal opportunities employer, and we value diversity and promote equality across all of our businesses. We welcome applications from all sections of society and are always happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. The terminology used in this advert is not intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.

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