Traffic and Transportation Apprentice

11000.00 - 17076.00 GBP Annual
24 Jun 2019
22 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Becoming a Traffic and Transportation Apprentice with Urban Vision:

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice to join our Salford based team working within Urban Vision. Working as part of the Traffic and Transportation teams you will assist in the delivery of safe networks for all road users in the area with a focus on transport planning, traffic management, road safety and parking.

The role is rotational allowing you to undertake rotations across the three teams covering parking, traffic and transport, working alongside both the office and field based teams you will gain an insight into how these roles work together whilst also developing key skills needed in the workplace.

As this is an apprentice role, full training is provided both through work and study, the role is ideal for someone who is looking to forge a career in administration and desire to continue to learn and develop in their next role.

What you will do:

* To create and manage databases to ensure an efficient and effective log of information which can be easily accessed by others
* To compile technical drawings using AutoCAD and associated packages
* Provide information for the preparation of reports and presentations
* Support preparation of a variety of management documents such as letters, reports, drawings and presentations
* To liaise with a wide range of audiences to resolve basic queries in a quick and efficient manner both orally and in writing.
* To support and attend events and meetings to promote awareness of transport issues, sharing best practice and maintaining awareness of new initiatives/ technology in the sustainable travel/ transport industry.

Your experience will include:

* Skilled communicator - able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
* Demonstrates excellent customer care with clarity, conviction, enthusiasm and integrity
* To have a flexible approach to deliver the best outcome for our customers.
* Demonstrate a genuine passion for transport including walking and cycling for leisure, commuting and business and an understanding of the benefits of such activity.
* Being a 'smart worker'; carrying out your role in the most efficient and effective way using computer packages as necessary
* Demonstrate respect and caring for others, treating everyone fairly; listening and acting on the things people say.

About Urban Vision

Urban Vision is a joint venture with Salford City Council and Galliford Try, bringing together innovation and skills from the public and private sector for development and regeneration across Salford. It's the first partnership of its kind in the UK, harnessing the expert skills and experience of the public and private sectors within the property, highways, planning and regeneration arena. This is an exciting and innovative area of real estate to be involved in.

Urban Vision are part of Capita Plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday (rising to 27), company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact Jo Robinson via email at for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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