Apprentice Transport Technician

1160
Taunton

The Opportunity

Have you ever thought about the world around you – the streets, the buildings, the stuff that’s hidden under your feet – and reckoned that you could do it cleaner, greener, better? Maybe a career in civil engineering is for you!

Stantec is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm. We’re home to– engineers, scientists, planners and environmentalists, We have been involved in loads of amazing projects in the South West, including Bristol Airport, the old Concorde hangars at Filton, Portsmouth Naval Base, Centreparcs and Go Ape.

We have an opportunity for a Level 3 Apprentice Transport Technician to join our award-winning programme in Taunton starting in Summer/Autumn 2021. As an Apprentice at Stantec, you will be part of an industry leading programme designed to develop the best engineers and transport planners.  We will pair you with an experienced transport planner or engineer who will guide and mentor you through the initial phase of your career.  You’ll be involved in the design and delivery of some of our projects from start to finish. We will teach you how to use programmes such as Computer Aided Design (CAD) to produce drawings for building and infrastructure projects.  You will learn technical skills such as civil engineering calculations and report writing. 

The great thing about an apprenticeship is that you’ll be earning a salary straight away whilst getting your education paid for. You’ll get the chance to expand your knowledge by attending college one day a week on day release, while simultaneously learning from our industry experts on the job.

At the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll come out with a professional qualification along with invaluable experience.

About you

No previous experience is required.  You will be a positive and proactive team player who demonstrates enthusiasm for engineering and a willingness to apply yourself in a workplace environment

Here are the general skills we look for in our apprentices:

  • A keen interest in Transportation, Transport Planning or Civil Engineering.
  • 5x GCSEs including a minimum of 5 or above in Maths and English.
  • A good level of computer literacy including MS Office

About Stantec

Stantec is a top tier global consultancy that have been working with our clients and communities in the UK for many years. We have consistently been at the forefront of planning, design and delivery of infrastructure in the UK.

With offices across the UK, Stantec has a strong reputation for its work with public and private sector clients on a diverse range of high-profile infrastructure and development projects.

The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We offer a competitive salary, agile and flexible working arrangements, industry leading training, great projects and lots more!

Click here to take a look at our Emerging Talent Brochure.

Engineers Without Borders

This year we are removing single-use plastics from our graduate and apprentice recruitment campaigns and instead using our budget in a more globally responsible way by donating to Engineers Without Borders UK; a charity galvanising the engineering community to ensure the sector is serving all people and our planet better than ever before.

Click here to find out more about Engineers Without Borders and the amazing work they’re doing.

Diversity & Inclusion

Stantec is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We appreciate and celebrate differences and believe that an open and diverse workforce benefits our employees and customers.

Covid-19

Stantec has implemented its Pandemic Response Plan in the UK. The actions we are taking ensure we deliver on our core values as a business and maintain our commitment to the health and safety our people. As such all interviews will be undertaken via video conferencing until further UK government guidance is provided.

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