What will the apprentice be doing?
· Assisting the Lead Surveyor with topographical surveying.
· Learning to use equipment such as a Leica GPS unit and total station.
· Assisting the Lead Surveyor with carrying equipment to sites where vehicular access is limited.
· Processing survey data and geo-referenced photos using specialist software.
· Producing CAD drawings and any survey reports specified.
· Assisting with preparation of risk assessments and method statements.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Training will be provided by a local college. You will achieve a Surveying Technichian Level 3 apprenticeship qualification, if you pass all modules. You’ll study using modern learning environments and be supported by highly experienced tutors. You will have access to student support services.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Upon completion of your apprenticeship you will progress in line with standard JBA grade progression, the next level beyond Apprenticeship would be Technical Assistant.
Reality CheckThe role is based in our Tadcaster office however, following Government guidelines for Covid-19, most staff currently work from home when not undertaking site visits. Going forward, we envisage, the processing of data to be completed at home (laptop will be provided) with occasional visits to the office.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent in any subject (three required) (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential