Civil Engineering Degree level apprenticeship CORMAC SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Cormac Solutions Ltd recruits Civil Engineering Apprentices to complete Technician level 6 Civil Engineering Apprenticeships, depending on prior qualifications. A full apprenticeship is provided with ICE professional accreditation and an internal rotational program, including consultancy, construction and network management.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 01 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    A Career grade scheme is in place for annual increments following successful completion of academic qualifications and successful performance reviews.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday with flexible working depending on site requirements but normally 8.00am - 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    6 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Cormac’s Civil engineering apprentices will support experienced technical staff and work in key areas of the business on a 12-month rotation; including placements in highways maintenance, surfacing, contracting and design teams across the county.

  • Consultancy - working with clients, CAD design, costings, an office based drawing and design role
  • Contracts - working to help build the design, safety site management, on site with contractors and clients
  • Network - maintaining and develop existing networks and schemes. working closely with clients and the public.

The role requires you to attend University of Exeter to complete a Civil Engineering degree level 6 apprenticeship, approximately 5 years and gain a professional accreditation Incorporated Engineer with the ICE. 

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

As an apprentice:

  • You will complete the level 6 civil engineering degree apprenticeship
  • You will work towards your professional accreditation with the ICE
  • You will experience a rotational training programme across the three main areas of the business
  • You will have specific operational and professional additional training, gaining professional cards, certificates as appropriate to the role
  • you will have a mentor or delegated engineer and be expected to gain your ICE professional accreditation

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • As a Cormac Apprentice you will be recruited on a permanent contract on a career grade scheme and after completing your apprenticeship and professional accreditation with the ICE, becoming an Incorporated Engineer, you will have the knowledge, experience and professional membership to progress and be rewarded with a great career in a developing company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


A Level or equivalent Maths, Science and one other science (Grade Three A's or B's or D's or M's) Essential

About the employer

Cormac manages and maintains approximately 7500km of Cornwall’s and the South West highways as well as delivering major construction, civil engineering and highway schemes, providing environmental asset management, maintenance, design and construction services to public and private sector clients. We are part of the Corserv Group who are committed to growing the local economy and delivering high quality services and jobs for the benefit of the communities we serve.




Western Group Centre

Radnor Road


TR16 5EH

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

You will be direct to our Company's website to apply through the jobs portal.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 01 May 2023