Trainee Field Technicians - Highways Site Surveys

Location: Wokingham

Salary: Competitive

Division: Infrastructure

Contract Type: Permanent

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Trainee Field Technicians - Highways Site Surveys

About The Role                                                          CIQLP

Our Infrastructure Division seeks trainee Field Technicians to assist with testing and assessment of highway infrastructure . The roles are based from our headquarters in Crowthorne, Berkshire with site work on major and minor roads across the UK. We are looking for motivated individuals who are keen to learn and  are prepared to be flexible including regular travel / living away, working both day and night shifts. These are entry level positions that will ideally suit those who:

  • enjoy physical work
  • enjoy working outdoors
  • like being part of team
  • are interested in taking their first step into a career in Civil Engineering.

Full training, certifications and protective clothing will be provided.

Key Duties / Responsibilities

Successful applicants will be trained to carry out in-situ testing of bituminous and concrete material on highways investigation sites, and the accurate collection and recording of survey data and test sample data. The role will also require the driving and operating of survey vehicles and operating test equipment.

Skills & Experience

  • Applicants must be
    • able to demonstrate an interest in technical / engineering work and a willingness to learn
    • willing to work unsocial hours and away from home (unsocial hours and overtime payments apply)
    • eligible to work in the UK
  • Successful candidates will
    • display a “can do” attitude and a strong sense of responsibility  
    • work as part of a team
    • have a good level of fitness as the work will involve manual handling and working outdoors in all weathers
    • hold a minimum of 4 GCSE’s (or equivalent) – at least one of which should be in a technical subject.
    • Hold a full UK driving license

Communication Requirements

Candidates must be able to demonstrate fluency in verbal and written English and be able to interact with basic computer programmes / apps etc.

Benefits

Starting salary for the trainee role is 18k + overtime and antisocial hours payments when appropriate. Other benefits include:

  • Ongoing training and development
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Life Assurance cover and Group Income Protection
  • Flexible benefits package
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