Highways Maintenance Apprenticeship - Ringway - Surrey RINGWAY INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES LIMITED

If you like outdoors and practical work see details. As part of a small team, carry out routine repairs and maintenance to the highway network: roads, footways, drains, signs, walls, fences, barriers, street furniture, grass verges etc. To assist with response to emergencies, incidents on the network, flooding, storms and other weather events.

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

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Closing date: 01 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £21,120.00

    • 26 days holiday + 8 days bank holidays • 2 days paid volunteering. • Possibility for a permanent contract based on performance and apprenticeship achievement • Employee Assistance Programme • Benefits portal – including everyday discounts.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, between start time: 8:00am, finish time 6:00pm (times may vary)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    4 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000256723

  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Highways Maintenance (e.g. pothole repairs, grass cutting, winter gritting services)
  • Providing traffic management for a diversity of projects
  • Regenerating busy high streets
  • Installing new bridges
  • Working as part of our multi-disciplined teams to deliver innovative solutions to highways maintenance

The training you will be getting

At the end of your apprenticeship, you will be awarded a Level 2 Groundwork Apprenticeship.

Level 1 Maths and Eglish and if not obtained yet. 

You will be required to travel to East Surrey College on block release with other apprentices.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship you may have the opportunity to join a permanent position. This will be reviewed and based upon performance and the needs of the business at the time.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

Other Working towards Level 1 Maths and English (Grade working towards Level 1) Desired

Things to consider

You will learn all of the skills necessary for this Highways Maintenance apprenticeship, through a combination of formal training and practical experience. You will work in a team alongside our highly experienced colleagues, and you will benefit from their knowledge and their support on a daily basis. You will be given your PPE.

About the employer

Together with our associated companies, Ringway teams are responsible for looking after over 50,000 kms of the UK’s highways network – we deliver specialist highway services across the largest highways maintenance portfolio within the UK, including strategic road network, DBFO motorway and trunk roads, and the local authority network. We are private sector partners, dedicated to delivering public services. We offer best practice maintenance services through local solutions which make an impact in the communities in which we operate. We take pride in offering a dedicated, flexible approach which supports our clients, underpinned by the recruitment, development and retention of a locally based workforce and supported by a close community of trusted supply-chain partners. Self-delivery is core to our business model. Working together with our clients we deliver cyclic and reactive maintenance, incident response, severe weather operations, surfacing and specialist treatments with local accountability and people who take pride in the services they deliver. Ringway is committed to creating a working environment that is inclusive and diverse.

Employer

RINGWAY INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES LIMITED

Address

Merrow Depot

Merrow Lane

Merrow

GU4 7BQ

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Training

Training provider

EAST SURREY COLLEGE

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

Groundworker

Level 2 (GCSE)

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

Candidates selected will be called for a interview on site. If you require any adjustment please let us know

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Jul 2024