Construction and QS Apprenticeships

Construction and QS Apprenticeships

Construction and QS Apprenticeships




Are you ambitious, driven and keen to build a career with a leading building contractor?

If so, John Sisk & Son’s very own Site Apprenticeship Programme could be your first step onan exciting journey to Site Management. We are looking for talented, practical apprentices to become our next generation of Site Managers. You will be passionate about working with people whom we see as key to delivering successful projects. Ideally you'll have five Leaving Certificates Ordinary Level assess (Ireland) or three 'A' Level subjects or equivalent vocational qualifications (UK).

You will join a small group of apprentices in September 2017, completing a four year training programme which includes the qualification BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment. From day one you will be soaking up technical knowledge and skills and applying it directly on one of our multi-million pound projects.

You will be mentored and supported throughout the programme by some of our very best people, ensuring that your career is constantly in sharp focus and you are on the path to a rewarding career in site management where you can make a real difference.



Are you keen to become a chartered quantity surveyor in a leading building contractor?

If so, then our Quantity Surveying Apprenticeship programme could be just right for you. Not only will you be sponsored to achieve a BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying during the 5 year training programme, but you will also become a chartered Quantity Surveyor with the RICS. Following a structured learning plan with one of our training partners (University College of Estate Management or Dublin Institute of Technology Bolton Street), you will be either attending college / university campus or studying via a blended learning approach 1 day a week, and undergoing rigorous workplace learning for the other 4 days of the week. This will al be with full academic and employer support.

Apart from the minimum qualifications (these would be outlined in the job descriptions to come live soon), if you are passionate about building your career as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry, are strong in analytical thinking, pro-active and motivated in your approach both from an individual and team environment, and are constantly hungry to learn, then we hope to hear from you.

To review entry criteria and to apply for the following vacancies, please follow the relevant links:

Please note applications will close on Friday, 2nd June, so don’t delay – apply today!


For Construction-based apprenticeships please watch this space for when applications open. For both programmes successful recruits will start in early September 2017.