1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:
I am a trainee- construction technician at morgan sandal. My role involves working closely with others in a site team to make the job a success. On a day to day basis I my role involves basic site organisation, Safety audits, Quality assurance, Inductions, Site diaries and other different aspects of my role.
2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
Yes, When I started my apprenticeship with morgan sindall I had little to no knowledge of the construction industry. I now have knowledge around all trades on site but I know I still have a lot to learn. I am currently 1 year and 6 months in to a HNC in construction management and I'm also about to complete my SVQ level 3 in engineering operations. Morgan Sindall have also put me through a lot of internal training courses to do with safety and quality as well as putting me through my first aid.
3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?
I really enjoy the programme that I am currently on. I enjoy the challenges it brings on a daily basis. The team I work around are great for helping me to learn which makes this programme so much better. Overall I have enjoyed my apprenticeship with Morgan sindall.
4. How valued do you feel by Morgan Sindall?
I feel very valued by the site team I work around. Even though they know I am still learning their are always happy to give me new tasks which helps my learning.
5. How well organised/structured is your programme?
My programme is well organised from day one on the induction we have known what will be involved in the programme. We were also given buddys with in morgan sindall which was the graduates who had just finished university.
6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?
I get support on a daily basis from the team around me. Any question which I am not sure about all members of the team are happy to take the time to answer the questions and show me how something is done correctly.
6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?
I feel I receive a lot of support from my employer as and when I need it. I know we have a HR team I can contact regarding any problems I have as well as having a mentor who I can also contact with any problems I have got.
7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?
My salary is great and covers all costs.
8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?
Yes Morgan sindall runs a lot of community benefit projects in which we are invited to attend weather that be school visits or work carousels.
9. Would you recommend Morgan Sindall to a friend?
Great company to work for who are always offering new opportunities to learn and further your career.
10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Morgan Sindall?
Be confident in the interview process as well as making sure you take the time to study for college work out with the working day.
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