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Apprentice Assistant Project Engineer JLES CENTRAL LIMITED

We have a requirement for Assistant Project Engineers to join our expanding Central regional office. The employer has taken on several apprentices in the past so knows how to nurture and offer the correct support. This role is predominantly associated with assisting the Engineering team on completing duties directly related to issues in the field.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £184.80 to £356.40

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday: 08:30 – 17:00. Friday: 08:30 – 16:30.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Dec 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Assist the Project Engineering team in reporting to the client
  • Assisting the team with key projects issues as directed by the Line Manager
  • Assist the Project Engineering team in the management of consultants and contractors
  • Site inspections with Engineering team and adopting authority
  • Seeking quotations from Sub-Contractors
  • Cost analysis / Tender evaluation of Sub-contractors
  • Works under close supervision to achieve time, cost & quality in all assignments
  • Liaising and Managing Sub-contractors to complete works
  • Liaisons with various Local Authorities / Chasing Adoption Certification from Local Authorities
  • On site supervision of Stage 3 site works
  • Flexible where possible in role & team contribution

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Willing to learn about Project Engineering / Civil Engineering principles
  • Understanding of current industry trends (not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • AutoCAD skills (not essential)
  • Microsoft Office Competent

Personal qualities

  • Energy and enthusiasm
  • Confidence and ambition
  • Desire to succeed and progress in career
  • Contribution to team effort as well as individual tasks
  • Positive attitude

Desired qualifications

Maths & English GCSE or equivalents at grade 4/C or above (preferably).

Future prospects

Further progress on education and career.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

Civil Engineering & Construction Project Management




North Staffs Enterprise Centre Unit

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Cheshire College South and West


Sean Simpson 01270654654

  • Level 3 - Engineering Technician standard
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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