Sewer Solutions Technician Apprentice WESSEX WATER SERVICES LIMITED

An innovative team undertaking various types of sewer asset surveying and utilising trenchless technologies to restore and rehabilitate sewers. A rapidly growing sector of the construction and civil engineering industry.

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Closing date: 11 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    -Salary from £17,500 to £22,000 depending on contract hours. -Pay raises to national minimum wage in year 2. -25 days of annual leave. -Fully funded driving lessons. -Generous pension scheme.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    31 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

• Preparing documents, diagrams and designs
• Interpreting technical information and data
• Carrying out calculations and analysing the outputs
• Prepare and produce tables, schedule of works and plans
• Ensure compliance with health, safety & welfare requirements,
• Comply with relevant legislation, policies, strategies, and technical guidance
• Comply with environmental policies and practice sustainable principles,
• Undertaking financial forecasting and control
• Liaising with 3rd parties such as highways, land owners
• Working with other department to ensure successful delivery

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Civil EngineeringTechnician Apprenticeship

Weston College
• Day release
• Classroom and practical.
• On site assessor visits

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Become a fully qualified Sewer Solution Technician on completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Ability to translate technical, Systematic and logical, Motivated and reflective


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

Things to consider

You will work in one of our local teams. As every day is different your location will also be different; but you will be within 90 minutes of home.

About the employer

Wessex Water is one of the top performing water and sewerage companies in the UK, serving 2.8 million customers across the south west of England. Our people tell us Wessex Water is a great place to work, and they stay with us! We are proud of how we support professional development, career progression and opportunities for everyone. We have a wealth of benefits to offer our people and are committed to ensuring we provide an environment that supports health & wellbeing and flexible working.




Various locations across the Wessex Water Region



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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this apprenticeship please follow the application link and complete the form. This should take about 20 minutes, no requirement for a CV or covering letter for level 2 or 3, however, we'll require your CV to be emailed if you're applying for a level 4 or above. Once you've applied for one Wessex Water apprenticeship; we'll consider you for all our vacancies. So you only need to apply once!

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

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Mar 2024