Digital Engineering Apprenticeship L3 BAM NUTTALL LIMITED

Curious about how the construction industry is evolving and using digital tools to achieve optimum performance of built environment and infrastructure projects? Join us a Digital Engineering Apprentice and work with a digital team assisting in applying technologies to produce digital models and workflows to aid planning and delivery.

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

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


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  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    6 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role will focus on supporting the adoption of selected digital construction tools to improve efficiency and communication to achieve the best for project outcomes.  As an apprentice you will be placed in a supportive environment to receive training and guidance from an experienced digital team in the workplace and an innovative training partner in the classroom.

You will be assigned a mentor who can provide the ‘on the job’ support and guidance as you develop into the role.   You will learn to:

  • Assist in the provision of accurate and clear model information for collaboration purposes, 4D planning and 5D cost estimation and management. 
  • Support the use of digital site data capture systems in accordance with the project specification and in compliance with BAM procedures.
  • Provide training and technical support in the use of technology to site teams.
  • Stay abreast of industry developments identifying new innovative technologies that could add value to existing workflows such as AR or scanning technologies or new automations. 

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

Your training will be delivered through a 9-week block followed by weekly day release at college.   All accommodation arrangements for the block training are taken care of and paid for by BAM.   When you're not at college, you will be learning from industry specialists on one of our sites across the UK. 

You will work towards a Level 3 Digital Engineering apprenticeship and technician membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following completion you are able to progress your career within our Digital Project Solutions team and undertake further apprenticeship training if desired.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent 5 (Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential

Things to consider

A driving licence is desirable for this role due to the nature of the role, you may be required to work across a number of projects.

About the employer

We are part of the Royal BAM Group, one of Europe's leading Civil Engineering, Construction and Property Services companies. The art of building is about building for communities; it’s about building for life. Where others stop, we go further, leading the way towards a sustainable tomorrow for us and future generations. As an industry leader, we raise the bar.  Our values: sustainable, inclusive, collaborative, reliable and ownership, enable us to achieve our ambitions. Today, tomorrow and every day.




Moorfield Road

Slyfield Industrial Estate




Helen Rudge

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Digital engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are successful in the first stage of the recruitment process you will be notified by email and will be invited to an assessment centre.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Mar 2023