Trainee Survey Engineer

  • Vacancy Title
  • Trainee Survey Engineer
  • Location
  • Erith, United Kingdom
  • Company
  • Speedy Services
  • Closing Date
  • 23/05/2021
  • Job Description
  • Summary

    As a trainee survey engineer at Speedy you will take part in our internal training programme.  During the four year programme you will spend time being trained by our knowledgeable and experienced colleagues along with working with specialist manufacturers who supply survey equipment to us.

    Please note that this is an entry level role perfect for those looking to start a career in Engineering.  No previous engineering experience or engineering qualifications are required as all training will be provided.

    GCSEs or equivalent in English and Maths would be desirable.

    Programme Overview:

    Year 1: This year will consist of you learning about the equipment we carry and hire out in particular focusing on what each piece of equipment is used for and ensuring that it is calibrated correctly ready for customer hire.

    Years 2-4: Will see you work on selected products each year learning how to:

    • Test survey equipment
    • Repair survey equipment
    • Take part in specialist manufacturer training some of which will take place at manufacturer premises abroad

    The training offered will not only develop your technical skills and abilities but also offer you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to become a well-rounded individual in order to progress your career in line with your own aspirations. 

    The Ideal Candidate

    We work proudly with a team culture so being a team player who can communicate well and adapt to fast paced working environment are key. We are looking for trainees who are:

    • Ambitious and driven
    • Comfortable attending training at other sites in the country and travelling abroad for training with manufacturers
    • Able to learn both on the job and in a classroom/practical learning environment
    • Confident communicating
    • Committed to learning and developing

    We want to help you carve out a successful career at Speedy and we will provide you with all of the skills, knowledge and experience needed to do this.  In return we want you to use your skill set to help drive our business forward and contribute to our continuing success as the best hire company in our industry.