Level 2 Highways Operative Apprenticeship - Carlisle

Carlisle, Cumbria
National Apprenticeship Wage
06 Jun 2022
26 Jun 2022
Job role
Officer, Operative
Contract Type
Full time

Do you want to pursue a career in Highways Maintenance?  Do you want to achieve a nationally recognised qualification and benefit from on the job work experience?  Then a Highways Maintenance Skilled Operative apprenticeship with Cumbria County Council could be for you!

Cumbria County Council has the fourth largest highways network in England with 7,900 km of carriageway, 4,000 km of footways and cycleways, 145,000 gullies and 45,000 lighting columns.

As a Highways Maintenance Skilled Operative apprentice in the Highways service you will be actively involved in ensuring that this vital asset is maintained to ensure the network operates efficiently.

You will be involved in a range of activities including maintenance, inspection and repair of carriageways and footways, bridges and structures, drainage and winter maintenance.

For more information on our Highways Directorate visit:


Essential Criteria

Please note that your application will be assessed against the Qualifications; Skills and Personal Qualities and Behaviours listed in the Apprenticeship Description.  In your application form you must therefore clearly demonstrate:

  1. That you meet all qualification requirements, and
  2. That you have or would develop, the skills, personal qualities and behaviours required of the role and provide examples where possible.

If you have any questions or you would like an informal discussion regarding the opportunity please email the apprentice team at apprentice@cumbria.gov.uk or phone on 01228 221400.



To apply please click the Apply Now link below.