Engineer Surveyor Apprenticeship (Level 4)
Location: Home-Based (Southern Regions)
Start date: September 2022
Closing date for applications: Sunday 22 May
Could you be one of our Engineers of the future? Are you looking for an exciting career change or wanting to advance your engineering skills?
Zurich Engineering apprenticeship scheme allows you earn whilst you learn, providing you with a qualification and a career at the same time. We will support you in gaining the appropriate hands-on experience and qualifications, for you to be successful you need to be committed to driving your own development and making the most of this new opportunity.
The successful candidates will undertake the Engineer Surveyor Apprenticeship under the careful supervision of qualified professionals. This is a 2-year programme that will require some block attendance at Fareham College plus practical hands-on training and an element of self-learning. The Apprenticeship has been developed to promote an earn as you learn approach and you will develop your skills and build on your competencies throughout the duration of the programme. You will be provided with all the support and guidance that you need to achieve your targets and will be assigned a mentor to aid you throughout.
What will I be doing?
At Zurich, our Engineer Surveyor workforce is central to our continued success, being the ‘Face of Zurich’ to our large and varied client base. You’ll find a flexible offering that means you can manage your own diary to service your own client area. This will allow you to broker and develop your relationships whilst representing Zurich Engineering. No two days will ever be the same, as you’ll work in a variety of interesting environments and you will have control over your own work/life balance, as we believe our people are what makes us successful. Our Engineer Surveyor roles allow you to develop your engineering skills further and work for a market-leading engineering inspection provider. Zurich Engineering is looking to expand our highly skilled, field-based, Engineer Surveyor team, and we currently have a vacancy for 4 Apprentice Engineer Surveyors.
What skills are we looking for?
Minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant field of engineering
Level 3 Qualification (i.e. ONC, OND, Tech. Cert at least T3 level, NVQ level 3) in an engineering related subject (Mechanical, Chemical, Civil)
Minimum GCSEs grades (including Maths and English at Grade C and above)
Full/Clean UK driving licence
Valid work permit for permanent work in the UK
Ability to work alone but also well as a team
Clear decision-making ability
How will I qualify?
Apply via our careers site, completing the necessary application questions and uploading your current CV
Competency/Technical interview with Zurich colleagues
All relevant qualifications and experience will be assessed additionally by Fareham College to establish suitability. You will be required to attend an assessment centre to undertake the approval process.
Pre-employment screening checks including Enhanced DBS
What will I get in return (Rewards)
Market leading salary, starting at £35,000. This is reviewed annually.
Annual bonus of up to 11%, depending on Business area performance.
Company car – with an option to upgrade.
Location allowances where appropriate.
Generous 12% Defined Contribution pension scheme.
33 days holiday per year including statutory holidays, with an option to buy and sell holiday.
A comprehensive Flexible benefits plan, including, Health Care, Dental Care, Childcare Vouchers, Health screening, Retail Vouchers etc.
Level 4 Qualification once passed.
Here, you’ll have every opportunity to use your drive and enthusiasm to innovate the future of Zurich where different opinions are valued, personal needs are respected, and opportunity is equal for all.
So, make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.