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What are the Best and Worst things about your job?
Working as a team and knowing you're a vital service to the country and customers as well as the huge practical aspect. Also how you have to know what you're doing as it isn't just a like a mindless factory job, you have to think and know every aspect and risk and process to be successful.
The weather when it's windy, raining or snowing, or when it's boiling and you have to wear your firesuit.
The driving as well because it consumes a lot of your time and because we do so much of it, there's always a high-risk something could happen to anyone.
What is the annual salary for this role?
Starting salary: £15,000 - £17,000
Current salary: £17,000 - £19,000
What advice would you give to someone applying to this role?
Make sure you have plenty of things to show about yourself and don't bulls**t because they will ask you about it in the interview. Try to show you are very practical in the things you do and remember things you have done that are relevant towards engineering.
Do you have any interview tips?
Remain composed because all you're doing is talking about yourself and what you have written in your application as well as taking a practical test. Take your time to think about what you say and try to be very enthusiastic towards learning new things and engineering, try to talk about things that got you interested in engineering that you have taken part in.
Quantity Surveying, Commercial at Galliford Try