Apprenticeship - Project Controls Technician - Farnborough

01 Nov 2018
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


£13,000 PER ANNUM



Job Description

My client is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers' needs. By joining us, you will be the next generation of valued employees at a renowned and global organisation. My client prides itself on its respect and development of all levels including apprenticeships, so read below to see how you can be a part of this!

What will I gain from my apprenticeship?

* The duration of this apprenticeship is typically 36 – 42 months so you will gain timely experience in a professional environment
* A nationally recognised and in demand qualification
* Earn whilst you learn!

What benefits will I receive whilst working for my client?

* Competitive starting salary
* 25 days annual leave (not including bank holidays) with the opportunity to buy and sell to your advantage
* Purchasing options for other benefits in the company
* One day paid leave per year to be used for relevant volunteering opportunities.
* Access to our wellbeing service – this is a service which offers confidential life management and personal support. It gives you free access to specialist and professional advice such as legal, financial, personal and home/family matters including counselling and bereavement.


* Monitor, control and analyse progress and performance data on engineering, manufacturing, infrastructure and construction projects
* Utilise complex software tools to undertake a range of control tasks such as identifying data, setting baseline targets, progress tracking and forecasting
* Use insight to recommend and identify preventative and remedial actions.
* Interpret technical information using your analytical ability
* Forecast trends and anticipate deviations from the baseline
* Develop work breakdown and coding structures to meet the scope laid out in the projects' technical information and specification, ensuring that the controls will monitor project progress and performance accurately
* Break down the scope into activities to create a logical linked control schedule to input to the development of outline and integrated plans
* Work in accordance with company management systems, policies and procedures, especially those relating to quality, data security, risk, change and document management

Skills Required

* Strong work ethic
* Commitment to advancing own learning and competence,, showing a keen willingness to learn new, and develop existing skills
* Strong attention to detail with an enquiring mind. Someone who is not afraid to ask questions and seek assistance when required
* Have a positive attitude and be adjustable to change
* Apply and uphold principles of social responsibility, environmental sustainability, equality and diversity

Qualifications Required

Candidates applying for this role must have five GCSE A* - C / 9 - 4 or equivalent. These must include Mathematics and English language. For security reasons you must be ages 18 or over and have been a British National for 5 years minimum.

Progression Opportunities

This is a level 3 apprenticeship. On completion the apprentice will be eligible to apply for membership of the Association of Cost Engineers (ACostE) as a Graduate Member, and will also be eligible to apply for registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech), subject to having suitable engineering experience and undergoing a professional review process.

For more information on this role please contact me on (Apply online only) or email me at Jamie.Rogan @ manpower .co .uk

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