What will the apprentice be doing?
You will develop skills in a concrete laboratory and also out on site, alongside a team of motivated people who will support you. You will gain experience in all areas of the business specialising in concrete production including carrying out testing to ensure a high quality product is delivered to our customers. You will have real responsibilities from early on in your career and the opportunity to learn something new every day.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
During the three year programme you will gain experience and relevant qualifications in operational aspects of our business alongside distance learning delivered by The University of Derby. You will be supported by a mentor as well as your line manager and receive first class training internally. Alongside your day to day role on site you will also 'earn while you learn' by completing a foundation degree in mineral extractives, this can also be topped up to a full honours degree.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
From year four onwards you could progress to a supervisory role whilst studying towards an honours degree. We can offer you clear career pathways, with access to multiple opportunities across our business, so if this sounds like the right opportunity for you then please apply online now.
Reality CheckYou must be willing and able to relocate at any stage during the programme to benefit from the opportunities on offer.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including Maths, English and Science (Grade 4 (C) or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 2 subjects including a STEM subject (Grade A-C (Grade 80+UCAS points)) Essential
Other - UK Driving Licence (Grade Full or in progess by Aug 2021) Essential