Apprentice Construction Design and Build Technician EN:Able Futures CIC

EN:Able Futures, an award-winning apprenticeship employer, are partnering with Structherm, which is offering a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Construction Design and Build Technician to work towards a Level 4 apprenticeship and gain the skills and knowledge required to succeed within the industry.

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 17:00 (with a 15:00 finish on a Friday)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    24 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Day-to-day activities:

  • To assist the technical team in a multi-task supporting role
  • To use knowledge and initiative to provide excellent technical backup to both the Technical Sales Managers and ultimately the client/customer

Key Accountabilities

  • Prepare U-Value Calculations
  • Prepare Project / Repair specifications
  • Obtain supplier quotes
  • Prepare price lists
  • Preparation and issuing CAD drawings
  • Processing / circulating site visit reports (Fieldmotion)
  • Provide information for O&M manuals
  • Provide pull out testing schedules
  • Assist with preparation of wind load / rain exposure calculations and fixing analysis
  • Prepare 3D visuals for clients
  • Liaise with all other staff within the business

The successful candidate will:

  • Comply with all aspects of the compliance policy
  • Ensure that all the business/operations are performed in accordance with instructions and procedures and in such a way as to prevent any fraudulent activities from taking place

The training you will be getting

The successful applicant will work towards a Level 4 Construction Design and Build Technician Qualification, which will take 36 months, plus End Point Assessment, and will be conducted through day release at Leeds College of Building.

This apprenticeship aligns with The Chartered Institute Of Building (CIOB) for TechCIOB of CIOB & the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists for Associate of CIAT.

Please contact the professional body for more details.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The apprenticeship offers both an academic qualification HNC Construction Management for England alongside vocational work-based learning with your employer. The HNC units selected support underpinning knowledge and align with the knowledge, skills and behaviour’s set within the end-point assessment.

Completion of the apprenticeship aligns with the professional bodies listed below, supporting CPD opportunities.

  • Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)
  • Chartered Institution of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)
  • Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT)
  • Institute of Higher Engineers (IHE)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (iStructE)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 5-9) Essential

About the employer

EN:Able Futures, award-winning Shared/Flexi Job apprenticeship service will support you through your apprenticeship journey and professional development. We employ our apprentices directly and are listed on the Flexi Job Apprenticeship Register. We work with hosts in Yorkshire and the North East to provide apprentices in the construction and civil engineering industry.


EN:Able Futures CIC


Bent Ley Road





Daniel Simpkins

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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

Construction design and build technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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

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