Highways Craft Apprentices

Salary: National Minimum Wage depending on age – current rates are as follows: 

Under 18 years – £4.05

18-20 years – £5.60

21-24 years – £7.05

25 and over – £7.50

Full Time, Fixed Term for up to two years

Leicester City Council is proud to announce a new apprenticeship within our Highways Maintenance Service.

The Highways Maintenance Service maintains and repairs over 500 miles of road and 800 miles of footpaths within Leicester City. We undertake construction of major public realm schemes to improve the pedestrian and transport network within the City Centre.

You will be part of a team who construct, repair and maintain the roads, footpaths and drainage features, lay paving materials and tarmac. The scheme will offer up to 6 places which will provide formal training, leading to qualifications in Highway Maintenance.

Experienced staff within the team will guide and teach you the techniques and procedures required to enable you to carry out highway construction work.

Requirements of the post:

For an informal discussion please contact Nick Weston on 0116 454 5045

Initial Assessments – w/c 4th December 2017

Interviews – January 2018

 Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our method of contact.

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