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Civil Engineer Technician level 3 Apprenticeship CORMAC SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Cormac Solutions Ltd recruits Civil Engineering apprentices to complete the Technician level 3 Civil Engineering apprenticeship. A full apprenticeship is provided with ICE professional accreditation to Engineering Technician and an internal rotational program, in consultancy, construction and network management.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 01 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    A Career grade scheme is in place for annual increments following successful completion of academic qualifications and successful performance reviews.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday with flexible working depending on site requirements but normally 8.00am - 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Civil Engineer Technicians support experienced technical staff and work in key areas of the business on a 12-month rotation, including placements in highways maintenance, surfacing, contracting and design teams across the county
  • Consultancy - working with clients, CAD design, an office based drawing and design role
  • Contracts - working to help build the design, on site with contractors and clients
  • Network - maintaining and develop existing networks and schemes

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • You will complete the level 3 Civil Engineering Technician apprenticeship
  • You will be attending College in Exeter one day a week release and you will need to travel to Exeter
  • You will already have the entry requirements 5 GCSE's A - C or 4 - 9 including Maths, English and Science or their equivalent
  • You will work towards your ICE techncian professional exams
  • You will experience a rotational training programme across the three main areas of the business, Consultancy, Contracting and Maintenance
  • You will have specific operational and professional additional training, with the opportunity to apply for Construction Skills Certification scheme cards, as appropriate to the role
  • You will have a mentor or delegated engineer and be expected to gain your ICE professional accreditation

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As a Cormac Apprentice you will be recruited on a contract on a career grade scheme and after completing your training and professional accreditation you will have the knowledge, experience and professional membership to progress through the career grade and be rewarded with a great career in a developing company. 

You will gain a permanent contract.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths, English, Science (Grade A-C or 4-9) Essential

About the employer

Cormac manages and maintains approximately 7500km of Cornwall’s and the South West highways as well as delivering major construction, civil engineering and highway schemes, providing environmental asset management, maintenance, design and construction services to public and private sector clients. We are part of the Corserv Group who are committed to growing the local economy and delivering high quality services and jobs for the benefit of the communities we serve.




Western Group Centre

Radnor Road


TR16 5EH

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

You will be directed to our Company's website to apply through the jobs portal.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 01 May 2023