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We have a vacancy for an Apprentice Plant Operator. Over a 2 year period the apprentice will spend 12 weeks training at Bircham Newton Construction College (near Kings Lynn) and will then gain experience out on site.

Practical training for Civil Engineering Plant

This course includes training on a selection of the following:

  • 180* Excavator
  • 360° Excavator
  • Dump Truck
  • Telehandler
  • Training covers a selection of the following as appropriate to the
  • apprentice’s chosen trade:
  • Operating specialised plant and machinery to performance requirements, including:
    • lifting and transferring plant
    • extracting and excavating plant
    • construction and formation plant
  • Transporting and discharging bulk material loads
  • Extracting and excavating materials
  • Lifting, transferring and positioning loads
  • Distributing, layering and consolidating materials

The apprentice will gain qualifications/certification in:

  • Level 2 NVQ in Plant Operations (Civil Engineering)*
  • Level 2 Diploma in Plant Operations
  • Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) Red Trained Operator Card
  • Level 1 Functional Skills
  • Employment Responsibilities and Rights
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

You will initially be paid £5.40/hour but this will be reviewed as you progress


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade D/3) essential
Other Driving Licence (Grade Full) desired

For more information please contact David Ling – d.ling@breheny,co,uk



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