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clerk

1. clerk to the justices (in England) a legally qualified person who sits in court with lay justices to advise them on points of law
2. an employee of a court, legislature, board, corporation, etc., who keeps records and accounts, etc.
3. Brit a senior official of the House of Commons
4. a cleric
5. US and Canadian short for salesclerk
6. Archaic a scholar
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The RSME has the capacity to train up to 24 JNCOs/senior NCOs (SNCOs) per year to become clerks of works construction, (4) electrical, or mechanical.
I attended my local college on a five-year apprenticeship; being self-employed I built Bishopston School and the University of Glamorgan; I became a company director and my career culminated in becoming Fellow and President of the Institute of Clerks of Works and Construction Inspectorate - a career of 51 years.
The scope of the services may include, but not be limited to, Project Manager, Supervisors (Bridge and Highways) along with other roles that may be necessary eg Clerks of Works (Bridge and Highways), Inspector (Bridge and Highways), Engineer (Bridge and Highways),Quantity Surveyors/Cost Control and Assistant Quality Control.