Civil engineering technician

Civil engineering technician

“A civil engineering technician provides technical support to engineers and other construction professionals”

A civil engineering technician provides technical support to engineers and other construction professionals in the design, development, construction, commissioning, decommissioning, operation or maintenance of the built environment and infrastructure. As an apprentice technician, you’ll develop a broad skills base to work in areas such as sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics, materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation, and power. Your work may include design, analysis, project delivery and site engineering. On completion of this apprenticeship, you’ll be able to register as an engineering technician with the relevant professional engineering institution.

Duration: 36 months

Relevant school subjects: Science and maths

Entry requirements: Five GCSEs, including maths, English and science, or equivalent

Achievement upon completion: Level 3 (Advanced)—equivalent to A-levels

Potential salary upon completion: £23,000 per annum

Find out more: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk