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Horsforth, Leeds
Date Added
Thursday 12 December 2019
Closing Date
Friday 31 January 2020


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Trainee Engineering Assistant to join our team based at our head office in Horsforth, Leeds. You will be joining a growing, ambitious, successful values-led house builder covering the Yorkshire region.
Stonebridge Homes is an exciting and dynamic company with challenging projects which will give you the opportunity to develop your talent to its full potential.
The role is to provide administrative support to a highly experienced and expanding Technical department consisting of both Architectural and Engineering functions.


  • Preparing for and attending internal and external meetings and taking accurate and concise minutes
  • Handling telephone enquiries from external and internal parties
  • Printing and issuing of large-format Engineering drawing information and drawing register maintenance
  • Effective logging of RFI’s from both the office-based and site-based sales and construction teams
  • Liaising closely with external bodies including the issuing of the mandatory and requested information
  • The ability to develop skills and knowledge supported by a structured training and development plan in order to progress in a growing business as appropriate
  • Assisting in the technical appraisal process to contribute to the land bid for potential development sits
  • Develop experience in the infrastructure design process
  • Develop experience in site-based engineering role utilising up to date surveying equipment
  • Contributing to the production of technical drawings to resolve site-based issues
  • Contributing to the checking process of external consultant’s drawings


  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to prioritise a demanding workload
  • Develop strong computer-related skills both on Word and Excel
  • Demonstrate high levels of attention to detail
  • Work effectively within a team whilst also being self-motivated
  • Ideally, have experience in the use of 2D AutoCAD although this isn’t imperative
  • Be enthusiastic, inquisitive and forthcoming
  • Have a minimum of English and Maths GCSE
  • Previous experience within the construction industry would be advantageous but is by no means mandatory


We offer an opportunity to work in a growing business led by its values in a fast-paced environment. Our benefits package includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Quarterly and Annual Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Private Healthcare
  • Access to the Pension scheme
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