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Civil Engineering Technician Apprentice

VIA EAST MIDLANDS LIMITED

Are you looking for a role that can give you a head start to your career within the Construction and Highways Industry? Via currently have fantastic opportunities to join our Construction and Maintenance Team as a Civil Engineering Apprentice based at our Sutton-in-Ashfield depot in Nottinghamshire.

Apprenticeship Summary

Wage

£16,000.00

Working week

Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week, 7am till 4pm

Expected duration

36 Months

Possible start date

12-09-2022

Date posted

17-06-2022

Apprenticeship level

Higher

Reference number

1000055365

Positions

1

What will the apprentice be doing?

You’ll gain first-rate training and mentoring along with workplace experience and the formal qualifications to back it up! Throughout the training period you will gain your Level 4 Construction Site Engineering Technician Apprenticeship through one of our carefully selected partner Training Providers. What’s more, all of our apprentices are recruited on to a permanent contract from day one, so once you’re finished training, you’ll transition to a role within our Construction and Maintenance Team. There will also be the opportunity to progress on to further study such as a HNC as well as gaining additional nationally recognised industry qualifications eg: New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) training.

Within your role you will support the Contract Agent and Contract Manager managing small teams of operational staff and sub-contractors engaged on highway and civil engineering construction and maintenance projects to ensure they are delivered on time and to cost. You’ll gain insight into the efficient ordering, control and utilisation of materials, plant equipment, transport and sub-contracted works. You’ll learn how to interpret complex specifications, drawings, surveying, contracts and instructions associated with works and projects.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will gain a level 4 HNC in Civil Engineering

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You will offboard this apprenticeship as an Contract Agent in the Construction and Maintenance team in our Operations department

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills Problem solving skills Analytical skills Logical Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C or 4 minimum) Essential

GCSE or equivalent a Science (Grade C or 4 minimum) Desired

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade B or 6 minimum) Desired

NVQ or SVQ Level 3 or equivalent Civil Engineering (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

About the employer

We are a major employer in Nottinghamshire with a multi-skilled local workforce and a range of highly trained staff based at a number of different locations throughout the county.

Employer

VIA EAST MIDLANDS LIMITED

https://www.viaem.co.uk/careers-with-via/

Address

Sutton Depot
Station Road
Sutton-in-Ashfield
Nottinghamshire

Training

Training provider

DCG

Contact

DCG

Via Jobs

viajobs@viaem.co.uk

Apprenticeship Higher

Civil engineering senior technician (level 4)