Modern Apprentice - Civil Engineering Trainee Technician

£7,391.24 - £12,866.24 per year
11 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Details

Grade: NMW 1-3
Hourly Rate: £4.05 - £7.05 (age dependent)
Salary: £7,391.24 - £12,866.24 per annum (age dependent)
Contract Duration: Temporary until 27 June 2020
Interviews will be held Mid May

Role Purpose

Modern Apprenticeships (MA) offer new entrants to the labour market the chance of paid employment combined with the opportunity to do training relevant to the occupational area. They include the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications that help kick-start a career without having to study full-time. New entrants include school and college leavers, those with no previous work experience and/or vocational qualifications.
Scottish Borders Council is looking to appoint a suitable candidate into the position of Modern Apprenticeship/Civil Engineering Trainee Technician, this position will be for a fixed period of 3 years. The suitable candidate must be committed to working towards an HNC in Civil Engineering and SVQ in Construction Contracting Operations on a day release basis at Edinburgh College over the 3 years of the apprenticeship.


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

In accordance with Government Guidelines, you will need to be aged 16-24 (at the point of starting the Apprenticeship) to qualify for this position.

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Brian Young on 01835 825178 E Mail:- or Paul Frankland on 01835 825179 E Mail:

See also: SBO01559 - MA Civil Eng Trainee Technician.pdf
SBO01559 - Additional Information.docx
TE 1A.pdf