Land Surveying Degree Apprentice - 2024

  • Transport for London
  • London, Greater London
  • £27801 per annum

Our Engineers focus on the assets that form the foundation of our transport system. As a TfL Land Surveyor, you’ll gain experience of working on a range of projects across London’s transport infrastructure which support the design, engineering, construction and asset management processes. Land Surveyors make use of rapidly evolving technology such as drones, 3D laser scanners, satellite and inertial navigation systems to capture accurate data in new innovative ways.

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  • GMFJ Reference
    246032
  • Wages
    £27,801 p/a
  • Hours
    35.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    02/02/2024
  • Start Date
    09/09/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    5 years

  • Location
    London
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Construction
  • Opportunity Type
    Higher Level 6
  • Employer
    Transport for London

Description

As an apprentice, your 5-year development programme will be made up of placements within the Land Survey team and wider Engineering team. Our aim is to equip you with the range of skills and experience you need for your successful career.


We also understand that everyone’s career is different, so every graduate’s journey is unique. Here’s an idea of some of the project types and work experiences you’ll be involved in:

3D laser scanning of stations and buildings

Use of track measuring devices for track alignment and kinematic laser scanning

Topographic surveys for highways improvements and track renewals

2D and 3D CAD drafting and modelling from point cloud data

Coordination of survey control networks using Total Stations, Digital Levels and GNSS receivers

Tunnel gauging surveys for new rolling stock

Virtual reality site tours using 3D models and 360-degree photography

Processing of survey data including control network adjustments, coordinate reductions and point cloud registrations

Aerial and Drone photogrammetry surveys

Setting out and engineering support for construction projects

Deformation monitoring of earthworks, buildings and structures

For more information about this vacancy please contact GetMyFirstJob Recruitment on opportunities@getmyfirstjob.co.uk (Ref ID: 246032)

Company website : https://tfl.gov.uk/corporate/careers/apprenticeships

You should already hold or be working towards:

a minimum of 2 GCSE’s (or equivalent) Grade A* - C or Grade 4 and above including Maths and English Language

a minimum of 2 A Levels A*- C (or equivalent) in any subject.


You’re not eligible for this scheme if you currently hold or are working towards a qualification at the same or higher level in a related subject or have already studied content from the qualification for this scheme.


You must be 18 years of age by the 9th of September 2024 to be eligible for this scheme.


Required entrance criteria are correct at time of publishing and may be subject to change due to retendering of apprenticeship training provision.

What Qualifications will I gain?

BSc (Hons) Surveying and Mapping Science accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (CICES).

The apprenticeship will provide the knowledge, skills and behaviours to apply to become Technical Members of CICES or Associate Members of RICS on completion. We’ll support your development journey to become full members of either institution.


What training and support will you get?

Our award-winning teams will support your ongoing development, through a wide range of on-the-job practical experience and placements. Typically, you will be required to attend University 1 day per week. We'll support your professional development through a combination of training, mentoring, and networking.


You'll also receive one-to-one guidance throughout the programme from your:

Placement manager: Responsible for your day-to-day management and support with your development and has line manager responsibility

Scheme sponsor: A senior manager who acts as a technical and professional adviser

Buddy: Usually an apprentice or graduate who gives support to you and ensure that you feel welcomed in the organisation

Development adviser: Supports your professional development through providing career coaching and career progression at TfL

Our core values are extremely important to us, and we desire candidates who are:


Caring about our colleagues, our customers and our work


Open to each other, to new ideas and to working together


Adaptable to diverse needs and willing to innovate

On successful completion of this scheme, you’ll roll-off into the Land Survey team as a Land Surveyor (Band 2 Engineer). Here you’ll be able to continue your career progression providing survey data, drawings, models and geospatial information that keep vital, innovative and big-budget projects moving. You’ll apply your own technical expertise across a wide range of complex projects and programmes, providing trusted engineering data to make sure assets are safe, working and compliant.

Location - Stratford/ TfL sites across London

We operate a transparent recruitment process that removes barriers for candidates with a disability. Please let us know if you require reasonable adjustments for any stages of the application process. 

We're a Disability Confident employer, and we offer guaranteed interviews to candidates who apply via the scheme where the minimum criteria for skills, knowledge and experience have been met.  

In High Volume campaigns including Graduate, Apprentice and Intern recruitment the minimum criteria we set is achieving a pass mark in our first stage assessments, adopting a proportionate approach as part of the Disability Confident scheme. 

"The best thing was the ability to gain on-the-job experience and a degree at the same time. I had the option of going to university, however this opportunity was a no-brainer. Avoiding the fees and getting a degree – who would turn that down?"

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