Personal Land Surveyor Apprentice - Level 3
Leeds, UK
16h ago

About Costain and your project.

Costain helps to improve lives with smart infrastructure solutions, using innovative approaches and new technologies to safeguard the security, increase the capacity, improve customer service and drive efficiency in our clients’ infrastructure programmes.

We know that deciding which career path to take is an important and often challenging decision, but it can also be an exciting one.

We’ve got real opportunities for those who want to learn, adapt, be challenged and grow. No matter what your background.

Our Apprenticeship programmes offer the chance to gain practical work experience and build core skills and contacts within our Energy, Water and Transportation sectors.

You’ll be supported to achieve professional qualifications, such as diplomas and degrees, and earning a salary at the same time.

What will I be doing?

About the role :

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as a Land Surveying Apprentice. This role with give you the opportunity to work for a market leading company, whilst gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop to your full potential throughout the apprenticeship.

What the apprenticeship will offer :

An Apprentice Surveyor assists the Surveyor to provide & maintain dimensional control and survey stations within the project.

During the two year Geospatial Survey Technician Apprenticeship you would complete the full framework on day or block release.

What you'll be doing

Your responsibilities as a Land Surveying Apprentice include the below plus much more :

  • Co-operate with the Surveyor on project requirements.
  • Co-operate with the teams and subcontractors on their requirements, agree with the Surveyor.
  • To liaise with the Surveyor to ensure that the programmed survey requirements are met and monitored.
  • Review performances of with the Surveyor
  • To maintain a competent team of surveyors to provide the project needs.
  • Identify your training needs - development with your assistant surveyor.
  • Ensure that you receive your training needs.
  • To ensure you understand the responsibilities with respect to health and safety, environmental and quality requirements of the business activities.
  • There will invariably be additional responsibilities and duties specific to the needs of a project.
  • About you

    Who we're looking for

  • 5 GCSES at Grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry
  • What are the benefits?

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Laptop
  • A range of company initiatives (to opt in to) including; Bupa, Cycle to work scheme, Health Assessments, Free eye test
  • Employer Assistance Programme - 24 / 7 support service
  • Employer pension scheme (with up to 10% matched contribution)
  • We are recruiting for this position in the following locations : Newcastle

    We will aim to place you as close as possible to your desired location on your first placement, but you may be expected to be flexible while undertaking your apprenticeship.

    Closing date for applications : 31st March 2020

    You’ll be a welcomed member of the wider team, with opportunities to take on additional responsibility, join one of our networks for women, military or LGBT+ staff, and participate in cultural and social events with the local community (e.

    g. as a STEM ambassador).

    Your personal and professional development is important to us. We welcome a discussion about how we can support you with further study, or professional membership or attainment for example.

    It is expected that you will work to be a part of the wider project team, living by the programmes expected values.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form