Waltham Cross , United Kingdom
Date published: 3-Feb-2021
Telford Homes is a leading London-focused residential and mixed-use property developer. We are a Trammell Crow Company developer and part of the CBRE family. Specialists in creating, designing and building innovative landmark developments in some of the most desirable and sought-after locations in the capital.
We are currently seeking a Trainee Quantity Surveyor.
Joining Telford Homes as a Surveying Trainee within the Commercial department will enable you to become an effective leader of the future. As a trainee within the Commercial department, your time will be split between the Head Office in Waltham Cross and being on site at your project amongst the site team. You will participate in a structured training program internally and be assigned a dedicated Surveying mentor for the duration of your programme. Your programme will be either 2 years, or 5 years dependant on whether or not you have already attained a construction related degree or equivalent level 6 qualification, Telford Homes will support you on the relevant educational pathway whilst you study.
Surveyors duties consist of, (but are not limited to) advising on contractual matters on site, cost-reporting and working closely with sub-contractors and site teams managing the various ongoing costs of the project. Surveyors are responsible for preparing, analysing and negotiating costs for work to be done and having a good understanding of how their project is progressing in order to make good, calculated decisions regarding budget.
During your time with Telford Homes, you will develop your skills, knowledge and behaviour setting you up to step into the role of Assistant Surveyor at the end of your training programme. You will be encouraged to gain a relevant professional accreditation during this time if you wish, and Telford Homes will support your efforts to do so. You will take part in a carefully planned departmental rotation around the Operation over the course of several months. Working in other areas of the business will provide an understanding of how our business works and how your future role as an Assistant Surveyor will eventually fit in with the wider organisation.
Telford Homes offers a number of flexible benefits to accompany the attractive benefits associated with this vacancy.
The emphasis of a Telford Homes project is always focused foremost upon quality, great connections and exclusivity. High specifications featuring some of the finest designer names, ensures that each individual property meets or exceeds the most demanding expectations. Architectural innovation and attention to detail ensures a true landmark development, which becomes a destination in its own right.
Our ongoing commitment to our customers and the developments we create to suit their lifestyle, has resulted in Telford Homes winning the outright award for Best Customer Satisfaction Initiative at the prestigious Housebuilder Awards.