Forestry England is an agency of the Forestry Commission and cares for the Nation’s Forests and the Forestry Commission’s commercial activities in England.
The Nation’s Forests are the largest single landholding in the country with over 1,500 separate locations including a wide range of forest and open land, housing, commercial property and a variety or recreation and leisure businesses.
Yorkshire Forest District team comprises 62 members of a multi-disciplinary team who are responsible for managing the Forestry England estate across the region. The District forests cover 21,500ha, most of which is in protected landscapes with 19,000ha in the North York Moors National Park and 590ha in the Howardian Hills AONB.
The Civil Engineering Team for Yorkshire Forest District currently consists of the District Civil Engineer, a Civil Engineer and a Civil Engineering Supervisor, who support all the districts functions to advise and deliver on all civil engineering matters. There is support from the National Head of Civil Engineering and his team. Yorkshire Forest District has approximately 500km of road network, 55 bridges and 10 dams, along with over 75km of cycle trail and footpaths and various art installations.
We want your first steps to be as exciting as the rest of your career at BAE Systems. With a wide range of apprenticeships across the business, we’re confident you’ll find an opportunity that will inspire you.
Apprentices are our future, so we invest in them. Whether you choose an engineering or a business apprenticeship you’ll be guaranteed a competitive salary; qualifications; hands-on training; and work where you can make a real difference, where it counts. Our Advanced Apprenticeships lead to industry recognised qualifications that are equivalent to A Level, NC, HNC or HND.
Whatever your skills and ambitions and wherever in the UK you live, if you bring your commitment and energy, you’ll be able to make a difference here doing work that really matters.