Construction Apprentice Job Description

Construction Apprentice Job Description

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Construction apprentice provides construction inspection for Construction Management Teams including preparation of inspectors daily reports, ensuring site safety monitoring, technical oversight, quality of construction, and Client satisfaction.

Construction Apprentice Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective construction apprentice job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included construction apprentice job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Prepare Construction Plant and Equipment for repair, identify and order parts to carry out and complete repairs, modifications, rebuilds, servicing and maintenance on a range of construction plant
Learn and become proficient in safe operation of heavy equipment such as mini-excavators, back hoes, skid steers, trenchers, with supervision as required
Excavates, installs forms, reinforcement steel, and pours concrete to conform with engineered drawings and specifications to install equipment on concrete foundations
Assists with the layout, assembly, and erection of structural steel for bus support tubing, air switches, dead-end structures, and other substation equipment
Assures the correct assembly, installation, and adjustment of all equipment requiring field assembly
Assures proper installation and wiring and panels, wire-ways, cabinets, instruments and related equipment
Assures assembly and installation of buses, switches, and other power equipment is made according to design drawings, manufacturer's instruction books and specifications
Assists other departments in making final acceptance check of newly installed equipment to ensure safe and dependable operation
Assists in training crew members in the proper operation and care of tools and equipment, the correct installation of materials, and locating the appropriate Construction Standards, Approved Work Method, and Operating Practice related to the job scope
Prepares and executes error-free switching for normal test and maintenance, emergency repair, service restoration and operates switches in a safe and professional manner

Construction Apprentice Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Construction Apprentice

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: EPA, CV

Education for Construction Apprentice

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the construction apprentice job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Collage Degree in Construction, Technical, Education, Industrial, Electronic Technology, Management, Military, Associates, Business, Business/Management

Skills for Construction Apprentice

Desired skills for construction apprentice include:

Industry and company safety standards and regulations
Compliance
Maintenance
Proficiency in record keeping systems relating to field operations
Job site safety
Job site safety ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
OH fiber construction
Principles of Electricity and characteristics of Electrical AC and DC circuits
Hand tools
Hand tool for daily tasks

Desired experience for construction apprentice includes:

Performance Management System, Corporate policies, START Program
Licenses and Certifications—Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record based on driving requirements for the position
Must obtain First Aid/CPR card within 90 days
Immediately enroll in the Stations Technician Apprenticeship Program
Must be able to obtain a commercial driver's license with a hazardous material and tanker endorsement
Attend college as required and complete a recognised apprenticeship framework to a high standard, Ensuring and maintaining the health, safety and welfare of themselves and others in the workplace and ensuring all documentation is completed as required

Construction Apprentice Examples

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Construction Apprentice Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of construction apprentice. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for construction apprentice
  • Assist in monitoring and help enforce safety compliance
  • Follow a set rotation and training plan in the workplace
  • Liaise with insurers and clients as required
  • Assures the correct amount of parts and material are available on the job site
  • Assists in all material activities by receiving, storing and assembling excess and salvage to assure that proper accounting procedures are followed
  • Assist, plan and set up work zone safety and traffic control measures Perform other duties as assigned
  • To ensure that safe systems of work are in place on their site and that all staff and operatives on site adhere to those systems and safe standards of behaviour
  • To manage productivity on site so that the project is completed on time
  • To manage the activity on site in a way that adheres to contract and cost constraints
  • To ensure that the site has minimal impact on the environment and local community
Qualifications for construction apprentice
  • Ground Disturbance
  • Master's degree in Business or Purchasing
  • Ideally secured or working towards a professional purchasing qualification
  • Very good command of Microsoft Office
  • Autonomous, reliable, rigorous
  • 1year or more on a Commercial or Industrial Construction job site
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Construction Apprentice Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of construction apprentice. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for construction apprentice
  • To manage interfaces between the various stakeholders associated with the site
  • To ensure that the project is completed to the specification and quality demanded by the client
  • Develop an understanding of construction skills, terminology and methodology
  • Assist in the supervision of cleanup contractors to assure job is kept clean and safe
  • Assist in the supervision of all subcontractors to clean up their work site at the end of the work day
  • Assist in managing the completion of the Supt
  • Help to prep house for walk
  • Monitor and maintain the models as needed and report their condition to the job site Superintendent or Asst
  • Paint touch up
  • Caulking
Qualifications for construction apprentice
  • Earn while you learn in a supportive environment
  • Three year apprenticeships with ongoing career development
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in South Grafton
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Dubbo
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Orange
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Port Macquarie
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Construction Apprentice Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of construction apprentice. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for construction apprentice
  • Wash or sweep down exteriors and garages
  • Replace A/C filters as needed along with air sent
  • Clean up all trash inside models and around model park
  • Replace batteries in smoke detectors
  • Perform minor repairs as needed
  • Keep free of trash and debris inside and out daily
  • Rake and weed yards
  • Security inspection daily
  • Monitor scheduled cleans by cleaning contractor
  • Lock and unlock homes daily
Qualifications for construction apprentice
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Ballina
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Goulburn
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) available in Hay
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) x 2 available in Albion Park
  • Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Bridges) available in Ballina
  • Associate's Degree or higher in a mechanical / electrical discipline
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Construction Apprentice Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of construction apprentice. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for construction apprentice
  • Inspect Temp
  • Maintain all job site signs
  • Any additional tasks as directed by job site Superintendent and Asst
  • To undertake a formal apprenticeship within the crane environment and undertake structured work based training
  • To attend designated college and industrial based training courses to augment the work based training
  • To complete all necessary NVQ qualifications and additional peripheral but relevant qualifications necessary for competence to work
  • To focus as a priority on all the company’s product types with a willingness to learn and develop skills on other products if required with a view to future developments
  • To provide assistance to other team members as and when required
  • Supports the team ethos by actively engaging in new challenges with a can do attitude
  • Drives customer satisfaction by following guidelines in relation to the company quality assurance manual
Qualifications for construction apprentice
  • Ability to learn relay and control installation, steel erection, work above ground level in steel structures, concrete finishing, carpentry work, and Construction Practices and Approved Work Methods applicable to Construction work
  • Must work outdoors in adverse weather conditions
  • Must be able to work on-call rotations, weekend and evening work as required
  • Minimum of five GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths, English and Science, with a B in Maths
  • Pass pre-employment medical which will include a Drug & Alcohol test
  • IT Competent with Microsoft Office
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Construction Apprentice Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a construction apprentice. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for construction apprentice
  • Any other duty as required by management commensurate with the post
  • Assist the Business Development Manager and Pre-construction Manager in the production and timely submission of prequalification proposals and bids, including the production of presentations, the design and execution of bid folders and dividers, organisation charts and CV’s and the production of supporting documents as required
  • Assist with the completion of standard information sections of proposals and bids and assist ensure that this information is updated as appropriate
  • Assist the Business Development Manager & Pre-Construction Manager in responding to requests for information from other regions in an accurate and timely manner
  • Support the Business Development Manager in opportunity tracking and research as required
  • Support the Business Development team in the organisation of regional events as required
  • Any other activity required to support the Business Development and Bid team
  • Shadowing existing highways supervisors or pre-site technicians
  • Managing site visits
  • Planning programming work
Qualifications for construction apprentice
  • Capable of following written and spoken instructions, adhering to policies and procedures at all times
  • An awareness of on-site health and safety issues
  • Annual leave – negotiable, but typically 23 days plus Bank Holidays
  • 2 A levels (or equivalent) or completed a Level 3 apprenticeship in construction
  • Strong numerical and technical literacy
  • Ability to use own initiative to achieve results

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