The following is a Apprentice Review for Costain.
Costain scores 3.6/5 based on 358 reviews.
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What are the Best and Worst things about your job?
The best thing about my job is the variety of tasks given to me; there is always something different to focus on compared to the previous day.
I also feel that this benefits me as I am picking up a wide range of techniques and methods and am therefore becoming a more skilled employee as a result.
Overall I don't really have any strong negatives that spring to mind.
There are some tasks that may fall into the category of being tedious but I am fully aware that you must start somewhere and that everybody at the top would have done what I am doing currently.
What is the annual salary for this role?
Starting salary: £0 - £12,000
Current salary: £0 - £12,000
What advice would you give to someone applying to this role?
When applying, ensure you know the history of the company.
I found that Costain were immensely proud of their image and believe strongly in their principles and morals.
Do you have any interview tips?
Be yourself and be confident.
If you have got to this stage then there is obviously something appealing to the employer about you so why not convince them further and ensure you appear the best possible candidate.
Apprentice Quantity Surveyor, Commercial at Costain