Offer: Engineering Design and Draughtsperson Apprenticeship

Published on May 7, 2024

We are looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice to join our vibrant and friendly team. You will work within our Drawing Office Department, liaising day to day with our Site Management Team, Estimating Department & Technical Department. You will be supported through your qualification with real industry experience to complement your learning.

With Saferoad you will also have the opportunity to:

  • Undertake internal training on our 2D & 3D CAD software, SolidWorks & DraftSight. Once trained you will be able to produce layout drawings, fabrication drawings and bespoke solutions as required.
  • Attending internal training courses run by our Training Officer to gain installation and general product knowledge of the systems you will be drawing, such as our suite of MegaRail safety barrier systems, non-proprietary systems and bridge parapets systems.
  • Conduct site surveys with our site management and estimating team, gathering on-site information, and enabling fabrication drawings to be produced.
  • Attend site meetings where required, offering your expertise in the design and implementation of our systems.
  • Receive support and training to develop you as a candidate, ensuring success within the job role and apprenticeship qualification.

The training you will be getting

  • Training will be at North Lindsey College where you will access a wide range of facilities on offer.
    On-the-job training will be provided at SafeRoad Concord House offices & the Kirton Lindsey Warehouse facility.  
  • Day release at North Lindsey College
  • You will undertake the Level 3 Engineering Design and Draughtsperson standard qualification.
  • You will undertake Functional Skills for English and/or Maths if needed.
  • You will undertake both on and off-the-job training by a team of industry-qualified professionals to give you the best skills, knowledge and experience for the future!  

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience
GCSE or equivalent English and Math (Grade 5 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential. Knowledge of CAD software would be preferred. Computer literacy. The apprentice will be required to occasionally work from the Kirton Lindsey Warehouse facility. You must be able to travel to and from work and college. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

Closing Date: 23 May 2024

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