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Civil Design Engineering Degree Apprentice - Derby - 2023 BALFOUR BEATTY PLC

We at Balfour Beatty have a fantastic opportunity for a Degree Apprenticeship in Civil Engineering where you will study for a degree whilst gaining practical work experience to embed your learning. You will gain a BSc degree in Civil Engineering as well as accreditation from ICE (Institute for Civil Engineers).

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

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £17,850.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000106099

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carry out 2D and 3D drawings under supervision to meet the needs of the business that includes:
  • Managing requests in a structured manner
  • Ensure drawings are technically robust and are buildable.
  • Ensure all risks identified are communicated effectively to the operations or work winning teams
  • Exposure to design activities under supervision of an experienced designer
  • Liaison with individuals within the Design Engineers to ensure the best solutions are produced

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

You will follow a five-year training programme as part of our ICE-accredited programme, geared towards you achieving Incorporated Engineer status. Depending on project requirements, you could be site or office based.

The following qualifications will be gained as part of the apprenticeship: 

  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering - You will attend university on day release
  • Engineering Technician status and Technician Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Incorporated Engineer status and Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You will follow a five-year Technical Apprenticeship Scheme as part of our ICE-accredited programme, geared towards you achieving Incorporated Engineer status and becoming an industry expert.

Rotational opportunities could be available within this role, this will be discussed at a later date.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and Science (Grade Grades 9-4 or A*-C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Maths, Science or Engineering (Grade A-C) Essential

About the employer

Balfour Beatty is the UK’s largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change people’s lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and you’ll find our mark in all kinds of infrastructure like schools and hospitals, major roads, rail and power networks. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever changing business.

Employer

BALFOUR BEATTY PLC

Address

West Service Road

Raynesway

Derby

DE21 7BG

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Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineering site management (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2023