What will the apprentice be doing?
The primary role of a Geospatial Mapping and Science Specialist is to interpret and analyse geospatial data (data relating to the geographic position on earth's surface) and use leading edge digital technology such as laser scanning, Geographic Information Systems, remote sensing and imagery. You will provide data analysis and advice for mapping, satellite navigation systems (Satnavs), Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) infrastructure, the identification of local, suburban or international boundaries, military, mining and a wide range of other purposes.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
As part of your apprenticeship, you'll study towards the listed qualificaiton You'll study at a local partner college on day release, and combine this experience with real responsibilities in the workplace.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
When joining us as one of our apprentices, you'll enjoy the opportunity to study for a paid, professionally-recognised qualification in a discipline that will help you further your career.
Throughout your apprenticeship, you'll have access to our online network. You'll also take internal courses. These cover technical aspects of the business, such as software, but also vital 'soft' skills such as report writing and working effectively.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Enthusiasm
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade B/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade C/4) Essential