Joe Balderson, 23, from Scunthorpe, is a Trainee Quantity Surveyor with Lindum Construction.
Joe initially joined Lindum in August 2015 as a Technical Trainee after qualifying with a HND in Construction from Grimsby College however, after working on his first project at Morrisons Flowerworld, he switched to train as a Quantity Surveyor after enjoying this job right from the start and deciding this was the career for him!
“Using what I have learned in the classroom and putting this into practice in a real construction environment has proved to be very rewarding and, on occasions, challenging. The approachable and friendly nature of the Lindum team means there is no shortage of support and advice available from my experienced colleagues and makes each day a learning experience."
Joe has completed his ILM (Institute of Leadership Management) Level 3 in Leadership and Management with Lindum and is a CITB accredited Construction Ambassador promoting the construction industry associated careers within local schools.
Anyone interested in joining the Lindum team of 22 apprentices and 23 trainees and graduates can find details of our 2017 vacancies at http://lindumgroup.com/careers/apprenticeships-trainees.