Apprentice Utilities Technician - Taunton STANTEC UK LIMITED

In this role, you join a utilities team, that provides end-to-end solutions. Utilities are what keeps the water flowing and the electricity supplied to switch on the lights. There are four main utilities that we all use each day, water, gas, electricity and telecommunications. You will be supporting the coordination within our utilities space.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,296.00 to £20,319.00

    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 to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your role will be key for building relationships with a range of stakeholders that support utilities design developments.

Some of your day-to-day activities could include: 

  • Building relationships and acting as a liaison between our internal utilities and planning teams to coordinate, record and manage key information between the client and stakeholders
  • Collecting key information and data from a range of sources and stakeholders to support the planning and implementation of utilities projects
  • Using Computer Aided Design (CAD) to produce drawings for utilities designs developments
  • Constructively challenge teams to address utility issues through design development, considering factors such as environmental impacts and low carbon emissions

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

Our apprenticeships allow you to learn whilst you earn as you study for an academic qualification.

You’ll get the chance to expand your knowledge by attending college or university on day release, where you will gain a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following on from this apprenticeship, you would be qualified to pursue a career as a civil technician or you could progress on to a level 5 apprenticeship working towards becoming a civil engineer.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent five subjects including Maths and English (Grade 5 or above) Essential

About the employer

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.




Lakeside House

Blackbrook Business Park

Blackbrook Park Avenue Taunton


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: today