Apprentice Civil Engineering Technician

What will the apprentice be doing on site

EN:Able Futures, an award winning apprenticeship employer have partnered with The Civil & Structural Engineering Team of Alan Wood & Partners in Scarborough who are currently recruiting an Apprentice to support the daily needs of projects within the team. Following a thorough induction, the successful candidate will embark on an exciting 2 year programme where you will be exposed to a variety of disciplines and learn how to use a range of Autodesk products fluently, prepare calculations and become an integral part of the team.

Depending on your current level of education, we will support you through college day release. Initially you will be employed through our training partner EN:Able Futures for a two year period. We will also support your professional development; you will join the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) as a student member and your studies, along with the wealth of experience that we offer you, will potentially culminate in you becoming a Technician member of the ICE.

Relevant information about the project

As an Apprentice you will gain skills and knowledge in:-

• Producing CAD drawings
• Preparing simple calculations
• Supporting the administration of projects
• Ensuring outputs meet the required standards
• Meeting agreed deadlines
• Maintaining drawing register
•Working as a member of a team
* Contributing to providing solutions to problems
• Working both in an office environment and on site visits

The apprentice will need

Good communication skills (verbal and written), numeracy and IT skills are all important, as is the ability to work as part of a team while also having plenty of your own initiative. Strong problem-solving, attention to detail and a desire to come up with practical solutions will also stand you in good stead.

Essential qualities

Grade 4-9 in English and Science
Grade 6-9 in Maths

Relevant information about the site

The successful applicant will work towards a Level 3 Civil Technician Qualification, which will take 24 months, plus EPA (End Point Assessment)

This qualification will be done in partnership with Leeds College of Building)

Monday to Friday 08:30 - 17:00.

£257.00 Per Week (This is made up of National Apprenticeship Wage plus £17 travel allowance)

Upon completion of the Level 3 Diploma and subject to your overall performance, there will be an opportunity to become a permanent employee of Alan Wood & Partners at that time and to go on to further part-time study to enable you to be qualified to degree level (having completed the Level 3 course successfully) and achieve Incorporated/Chartered status in the future.


Reference ALA-0013-24
Location Leeds
Apprenticeship Apprentice Civil Engineering Technician
Level Level 3 (Advanced)