Estimator Apprenticeship
Reference No: 30071
Network Scaffolding
Horwich and Blackrod

About this opportunity

A unique opportunity has arisen for an estimating apprentice to work for one of the country’s most innovative and pioneering scaffolding firms. Based from their head office in Blackrod you will report into the senior estimator.

A normal day would include:
• Reporting to the senior estimator
• Attending site visits for pre-work checks to measure up and take photographs
• Researching and printing out planned views of buildings
• Working on tender documents and pricing up jobs
• Helping to identify labour requirements, materials and timescales of planned works

This role will also involve travelling around various site across Greater Manchester and Lancashire so having access to a car or at least a driving licence would be advantageous. This opportunity will be perfect for someone wanting to start a professional career within the construction sector and travel to different construction sites across Greater Manchester.
Network Scaffolding are one of the most innovative and pioneering scaffolding companies in the country, who strive on providing the highest of standards.

You will be fully trained up on the employer’s internal software systems and also attend college one day per week where you will do a level 3 BTEC diploma in construction and the built environment and an NVQ level 3 in site technical support.

What you could go on to do:
You can progress onto gaining a HNC in construction.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

GCSE Grade C/4 or above in maths and English or equivalent

Personal Qualities

Good communication skills


IT literate and a driving licence