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Apprentice Technical Assistant
  • Employer: Adur & Worthing Councils
  • Reference: DRD/19/104349
  • Published: Thu 18/07/2019, 10:15 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 16/08/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Starting from £19,554 to £21,166 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: West Sussex

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Apprentice Technical Assistant

APPRENTICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

Salary: Starting from £19,554 to £21,166 per annum (Grade 3)

Contract: Full time for Two Years

Hours: 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday with day release for study)

Closing Date: 16th August 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Council’s Engineering Section for an enthusiastic individual with a keen interest to learn and a passion for engineering in the form of a (Apprentice) Technical Assistant to work within a busy Engineering office whilst being supported to study for a Civil Engineering Apprenticeship.

The Council’s Engineering Section undertakes a broad range of civil, municipal and environmental engineering work on behalf of both Adur District Council and Worthing Borough Council.

Applicants will require 5 GCSE passes at grade C or above (ideally including English, Maths and Science) or an equivalent vocational qualification, for example, Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship.

The apprenticeship will require you to attend college weekly on day release; alongside working with an assessor to develop a work-based portfolio; undertaking work based assessments, completing all assignments/projects relating to the Apprenticeship framework and presenting evidence portfolios for assessment. 

The role will include supporting the Engineering Section in delivering reactive maintenance and engineering projects; undertaking technical duties such as asset inspections, surveys, measurement, calculations and producing outline designs, estimations, CAD drawings and contract documentation.

The post holder must hold a full UK driving licence or willing to obtain a full licence within the 1st year of the apprenticeship.

For further information regarding the apprenticeship course and the provider please visit 

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-446582

If you wish to discuss the post in more detail please contact Martyn Payne, Senior Engineer on 01903 221375.