Name: Marc Peter Michael Trask
Address: 18 Addison Road, Plymouth, PL4 8LL
I am a hardworking and determined final year Building Surveying student at Plymouth
Soon to graduate in June 2016, I am seeking employment which will help me build
personally and professionally while supporting me throughout my APC programme to my
ultimate goal to become a Chartered Building Surveyor, in so doing, I will contribute my
skills, aptitude, commitment and enthusiasm to the company.
Plymouth University Building Surveying and the Environment 2013-Current date
Plymouth Expected 1st
class Honours Degree
Building and Property Law
Sustainable and Safe Construction
Building Surveying and the Environment
Dissertation title: “An Investigation into Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing within the
Basingstoke Level 3 National Diploma in Construction and 2010-2012
Technical College the Built Environment
Appointed class representative during final year
Grade achieved: Distinction/Merit/Merit
IES Blanca d’Anjou ESO (Spain’s equivalent to GCSE’s) 2006-2010
El Perelló Including English, Maths and
Oscar Major Catering Assistant July15 – Sep15
Worked as a member of a small team with great enthusiasm and demonstrated
ability to work under, at times, stressful circumstances and tight timescales.
Prepared and served wide variety of dishes whilst keeping to the strict Health &
Showed standard of professionalism in different circumstances while dealing
Recognised by a manager and offered an interview for a permanent
Bar Homogenic Bartender July14 - Sep14
Served drinks at local bar while staying in Spain over the Summer
Worked critical and busy shifts keeping to Health and Hygiene standards
Given various responsibilities including stock take, signing off deliveries and basic
training to new staff
K.B.L. Brampton Ltd Quality Inspector 2012 - 2013
Quality inspected incoming and outgoing clothing
Worked well within the large environment
Given multiple extra roles which went beyond what was expected which led to being
recognised by managers and offered full time work in the IT sector
Mitchells and Butlers Chef 2010-2012
Worked part-time during my National Diploma in construction course
Cooked wide variety of high standard dishes keeping to strict hygiene standards
Dealt with deliveries and stock take when required
Gave basic training to new kitchen members
Excelled in both the team environment and alone when required
Given a raise after a few months and offered full-time work
Worked for various self-employed builders in Spain 2006-2010
Renovation of various heavily dilapidated houses
Construction of animal shelters
Picked up various skills on sites such as dry-stone walling, bricklaying, basic
plumbing and electrics and general site maintenance
I carried out a successful full building survey on a Type I Unity building during my
second year at University which I chose to do over a standard building type to
demonstrate ability to carry out research using my own initiative on a building type I
was not originally familiar with.
Sovereign Kingfisher, Basingstoke
Two weeks unpaid placement shadowing a Chartered Building Surveyor and site
manager. Tasks included inspecting various leasehold properties whilst assisting
with measured and condition surveys.
Key Skills and Abilities
Excellent written and communication skills in both English and Spanish along with
dedication and a great ability to use my own initiative whenever required which was
shown in multiple jobs with high recognition from managers.
I work well within a team environment which was demonstrated in multiple large
group projects over the years at University, one of which was recognised and won an
award presented by property developers, Urban Splash.
I also have the confidence to excel in being able to work independently whenever
In-depth knowledge of the majority of Microsoft products from using them for many
years during education and also high standard AutoCAD ability.
Furthermore, I completed an intense induction to Building Information Modelling to
familiarise myself with the increasingly favoured software.
Full UK driving Licence.
I have a particular interest in fitness; I attend the local gym and play various sports
whenever I have free time, I have previously played football for local teams in both
Spain and England.
References available on request