Trainee Quantity surveyor at Morgan Sindall

Start Date:
Welwyn Garden City
Programme Type:
£20,500 annually
Review Date:
February 2016

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1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:


My role as a trainee Quantity surveyor involves tracking progress on site, contacting subcontractors to send out enquiries and follow up quotes.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?


Being able to do a university degree alongside work has enabled me to understand the application and put this into practice. I have had internal training on contracts that we are currently using and how these may be updated in the future which was very beneficial as I am now beginning to work on subcontract orders.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?


I enjoy coming to work especially with a very welcoming and helpful team which as a new starter has been great. The company culture is relaxed and professional.

4. How valued do you feel by Morgan Sindall?


I regularly get feedback on my work and appreciation with work done well. I feel very involved with the project and that the work I do is valued.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?


the induction and training has been great however the programme has not been fully explained to me but meetings about this development are regular and useful.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?


I gets lots of support from my training provider, being given assistance whenever I asked and have never felt a negative attitude for supporting me.

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?


I gets lots of support from my employer, being given assistance whenever I asked and have never felt a negative attitude for supporting me.

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?


The salary meets all my cost and I am given a respectable wage for the role I am in. My university fee's are paid for and my travel cost are met.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?


Around Christmas there were a number of events going on from large full office groups to the small site team. Also there has been a few charity events such as a skydive and a colour run.

9a. Would you recommend Morgan Sindall to a friend? *


9b. Why? *

The support has been great working with a good team welcoming team and the salary in good for the role I am in. The working conditions are good and the equipment supplied is to a high standard.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Morgan Sindall? *

The application process was swift and not induction not over the top on things that don't apply. I would try show off your skills in the interview and be confident.

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