Modern Apprentice - Civil Engineering Training Technician

Favourite Scottish Borders Council
Ref no: SBO02266
Closes: Sunday, 4th March 2018
Published: Wednesday, 14th February 2018
Location: Hq - Main Building, Council Headquarters, Newtown St.Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire
Salary: £7,391.24 - £12,866.24 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Scottish Borders Council
Category: Modern Apprenticeship / Trainee
Sub-category: Technical

Job Details

Grade: NMW 1-3
Hourly Rate: £4.05 - £7.05
Salary: £7,391.24 - £12,866.24 per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 30 May 2021

Role Purpose

Scottish Borders Council are looking for an enthusiastic Modern Apprentice to join the roads infrastructure teams.

Working as a Modern Apprentice - Trainee Civil Engineering Technician, this is an exciting opportunity to develop skills for a career and for life under the wing of the Council. This is paid employment while gaining an HNC in Civil Engineering and a relevant SVQ through study at Edinburgh College one day per week.

In a structured training programme you will assist Civil Engineers on a variety of infrastructure projects including working in the Roads Planning, Roads Design & Construction and Traffic Management teams.


5 standard Grades, or National Qualifications, including English and Maths
A Higher pass in either Maths, Physics, a technical subject or significant appropriate work experience

Informal Enquiries

Informal Enquiries can be made to Derek Inglis tel 01835 826639 or email

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