Apprentice Project Controls 2018 - Cumbria

Balfour Beatty

Taking applications

  • Apprenticeships
  • Advanced Apprenticeship
  • Construction
  • Cumbria remove

About Balfour Beatty and what we do: 

Do you want to work for a worldwide, market leading Company? A company that has delivered some of the most iconic projects, globally over the last 100 years, with market leading capabilities across the construction, services and rail sectors? Then we have an amazing opportunity for you – Office and site based in Cumbria.

Take a look at what we do at: 

Balfour Beatty is the UK’s largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change people’s lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and you’ll find our mark in all kinds of infrastructure like schools and hospitals, major roads, rail and power networks. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever changing business.

About the role: 

Working closely with the people who are managing project delivery for our business. You will have the opportunity to work on live projects/contracts and to learn from a host of experienced and talented managers. Balfour Beatty deliver projects of differing size and scope throughout the UK and you will play a key role in ensuring the team utilise appropriate project controls techniques to support the management team in monitoring project performance.

What the apprenticeship will offer: 

You will study for and be expected to pass Advanced (level 3) Apprenticeship Engineering Project Control within 3 years.

Your responsibilities as a Project Controls Apprentice include:

Embedding project controls techniques into the delivery strategy of the project

Earned Value Management analysis, monitoring and reporting

Project cost engineering/cost analysis


Programme controls Compliance/Governance and management

Developing effective working relationships with members of the project management team

Compiling, analysing and challenging performance data

  • Live the Balfour Beatty Values and Behaviours
  • Participate in Apprentice development programme and work toward professional status.

Who we’re looking for:

The following qualities/experience are essential:

  • 5 GCSE including Maths and English (GCSEs at grades C or above or grade 4 or above).

The following qualities/experience are desirable:

  • Work experience or Part time employment

Working as a valued member of our Major Projects team

Salary & benefits: 

We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees and training will be covered.

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