University of Birmingham

Apprentice Surveying Technician - Advanced (Level 3)

University of Birmingham (Employer)

Solihull College and University Centre (Training Provider)

Annual wage £22,008.80
37.5 hours per week Normally Monday to Friday, hours vary between 8am and 5pm.
24 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Surveying technician (apprenticeship standard)
27 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is an exciting new apprenticeship role with great potential for career development working in the Capital Development Team managing a broad range of capital development projects and irregular maintenance schemes. These projects will be wide ranging, often of significant monetary value and involve multiple University and external stakeholders.


What will the apprentice be doing?

The Apprentice Surveying Technician will build their knowledge and expertise in undertaking sometimes complex surveys and project managing schemes in addition to learning about our other various services, including contract administration, employer's agent, project monitoring, specification writing, and condition surveys. The apprentice will also work with others within the wider multi-disciplinary team and contribute to the associated deliverables for projects in this area.

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

The apprentice will complete the level 3 Surveying Technician apprenticeship standard and receive off the job training from our partner training provider. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This role is tailored to a RICS career pathway in Project Management and upon completion of the apprenticeship learning objectives the candidate will have the necessary knowledge, skills, abilities and behaviours to continue their career in this chosen pathway. These competencies will be demonstrated by the candidate by sitting and successfully passing the RICS Associate Member (AssocRICS) assessment.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A-C (4-9)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A-C (4-9)) Essential
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