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Apprentice Digital Design Technician DARWIN GROUP LIMITED

You will assist in producing, co-ordinating and managing accurate building information models using Autodesk Revit and other 3D software in accordance with company procedures, contract documents and all relevant design standards. Darwin Group Ltd is a family-owned business that is rapidly growing and now is a better time to join us than ever.

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Closing date: 12 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,958.80

  • Working week

    09.00 - 16:00 Monday to Thursday 09:00 - 15:45 Friday 45 Mins Lunch

    Total hours per week: 31

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000069613

  • Positions

    8 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Work in different departments to get a rounded overview of the company and the industry.  Including concept design, operational detailed design, and production engineering design. 
  • Attend industry relevant training delivered in house and by external consultants 
  • Learn about industry standards and regulations and comply with these with all information produced.   
  • Attend and participate in project design meetings with sub-contractors, consultants, inhouse project team and the client. 
  • Visit site and the factory with other members of the project team to review progress and design compliance 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The following qualifications will be gained:

English and Maths will be required to be demonstrated at Level 2;
BTEC Level 3  Construction and the Built Environment or Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment
NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Built Environment Design.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once you have completed your apprenticeship, you will have the chance to wark as a qualified Digital Design Technician, which in turn can lead on to other senior level roles within the organisation in design production, co-ordination, or management. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English, ICT (Grade A-C or 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

Office based role.

About the employer

The role of a digital engineering apprentice could be the first step into a varied and exciting career! You will need to have an interest in engineering and design, alongside the ability to manage your time well and work to strict deadlines. The role is mainly office-based, but there will also be opportunities to visit different sites, where you will be able to see what you have designed come to life. You will need to be aware of, and work to different industry standards. A mentor will work alongside you to support your development during the apprenticeship but you will also need to take responsibility for managing your own workload and show initiative. The role of a digital engineering apprentice could be the first step into a varied and exciting career! You will need to have an interest in engineering and design, alongside the ability to manage your time well and work to strict deadlines. The role is mainly office-based, but there will also be opportunities to visit different sites, where you will be able to see what you have designed come to life. You will need to be aware of, and work to different industry standards. A mentor will work alongside you to support your development during the apprenticeship but you will also need to take responsibility for managing your own workload and show initiative.

Employer

DARWIN GROUP LIMITED

Address

London House Shawbury Business Park

Shrewsbury

Shropshire

SY4 4EA

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Training

Training provider

SIMIAN RISK MANAGEMENT LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Digital engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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