Come and start your journey with Tarmac as a Trainee Technician where you will play a key role in checking the quality of our product and making improvements.​ In this exciting apprentice role you will gain experience talking to customers and your technical team, as well as other departments.

Activities may include:

  • Product sampling and testing​

  • Undertaking basic maintenance and product inspections ​to make sure quality standards are being met​

  • Record keeping and tracking data​

  • Helping to keep the working environment maintained and safe, maintaining our high site standards​

  • Investigating customer complaints with management ​

  • Taking pride in all work completed and being determined to succeed​!​

​While learning in your day-to-day role, you will complete our Professional Technical Development Programme, giving you a good grounding to start an exciting career in our industry. Further details of the qualification can be found here: ​https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/mineral-and-construction-product-sampling-and-testing-operations-v1-0.

Our people come from a variety of different backgrounds and prior experience isn’t always necessary for success. This following transferable skills and qualifications are beneficial in this role:

Required qualifications:

  • GCSEs (or equivalent) at pass grade, with willingness to work towards level 4+ if  required. Support provided by our business.


  • Analytical, able to spot trends in data​.

  • Curious and questioning​.

  • Problem solving​.

  • Enthusiastic about starting a career in the building materials industry!​

  • Passionate about working safely​.

  • A team player​.

  • Willing to learn and develop.

Salary: Competitive
Location: Radlett, Hertfordshire, England
Job Reference: tarmac/TP/112/2330