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Engineering Design Technician Apprenticeship WALDECK ASSOCIATES LIMITED

As an Engineering Technician, you will use CAD, as well as your maths and design skills to draw buildings and other projects for our clients. Your role will be office-based but working on designing engineering projects across the UK including residential, manufacturing, commercial and energy. Duties will include interpreting technical information, prepare reports, and do calculations.

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    26 days annual leave plus bank hols, Contributory Pension, Life Assurance scheme (after 1 year), High street discount scheme, Gym Discount Scheme, Company sick pay scheme, 24/7 GP access, Mental Health Wellbeing app, Specsavers discount scheme

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9:00am-5:30pm with 30 minutes for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    3 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Use computer aided design (CAD) and other software to create drawings and models
  • Interpret technical information, prepare reports and do calculations
  • Communicate with different teams to ensure work meets the client's requirements
  • Make sure work is carried out according to deadlines and budget
    visit sites, assist with surveys and report on progress

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

  • Civil Engineering Technician Level 3 Standard
  • Training will be on day-release, however full-time job specific training will be in place for the first 3 months
  • Office location is 8 miles outside of Lincoln with minimal public transport access and training will be held in Lincoln
  • Travel to client sites may occasionally be required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • If entering the qualification at level 3, apprentices can expect to graduate on to complete a HNC and HND in the subject and subsequently a degree if preferred
  • After 7-10 years the apprentice may choose to become chartered, where they can become an EngTech or after a longer period become a CEng (Chartered Engineer) with the ICE or IStructE

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 9-4) Essential

Things to consider

This is advertised as a level 3 apprenticeship, however a degree apprenticeship course may also be considered for the right candidate.

About the employer

Waldeck are an award-winning consultancy with over 27 years’ experience across the engineering, construction and asset management landscape. We work collaboratively with clients to deliver sustainable and innovative solutions across the built environment and major infrastructure.




Wellingore Hall

Hall Street




Becky Hicks

01529 298055

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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