« Back to HNC Building Services Engineering

Building and civil engineering technicians

Description

Building and civil engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist civil and building engineers.

Tasks

  • Sets up apparatus and equipment and undertakes field and laboratory tests of soil and work materials
  • Performs calculations and collects, records and interprets data
  • Sets out construction site, supervises excavations and marks out position of building work to be undertaken
  • Inspects construction materials and supervises work of contractors to ensure compliance with specifications and arranges remedial work as necessary.

Entry Requirements

Entrants usually possess a relevant BTEC/SQA award or an Advanced GNVQ/GSVQ Level III. The status of engineering technician is obtained after a period of further training at work and upon gaining the membership of a professional engineering institution.

What could I earn?

£31,720

There is no banded salary information for this career.

Enquire

Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address






Please select an enquiry topic
Please enter an enquiry message
We use the personal details from this form for administrative purposes and to occasionally contact you with information regarding courses and events that might be of interest.

We want to be clear on exactly why we need your data and we’ve tried our best to explain things simply. Please state that you have read and agreed to the terms and conditions of our Privacy Notice before you submit your application.


You must agree with our terms before submitting your details
×