You're hired! Apprenticeships in building standards

  1. Join our team and get a degree (selected)
  2. Benefits and how to apply

Join our team and get a degree

We have opportunities for people to join our experienced buildings standards team undertaking work based learning while studying for a degree through the graduate apprenticeship scheme at Heriot-Watt University. Claire Ferrel, building standards

If you like the idea of getting practical paid work experience while studying towards a four year honours degree, then we have a great opportunity for you.

You will require to achieve success in both aspects of work and study for this apprenticeship. You will study for a BSc (Hons) Construction and the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt on day-release while getting on-the-job experience. Read about the four year degree course on Heriot-Watt's website.

Building standards surveyors make sure that building regulations and other legislation are followed when houses, offices and all other building types are designed and constructed or are being altered, extended or converted to make them safe and environmentally friendly.

Edinburgh offers huge opportunities to gain a wide range of experience due to the diversity of buildings from historic landmarks to listed building, construction and major new infrastructure developments. You will be joining us at a time of major change as we shape our service fit for the future as Edinburgh faces significant growth in the years ahead. Our focus is on developing new ways of working and improving our customer experience. 

Closing date: 3 September

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