Fire Safety Degree Level Apprenticeship MOTT MACDONALD LIMITED

Can you imagine contributing to the design, construction and maintenance of everything around us, and on some of the worlds most high profile projects? Using programmes such as computer aided design and building information management, you’ll learn engineering principles and technics to help design and deliver infrastructure and buildings.

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Following a successful probationary period, you will receive bi-annual salary reviews for the entire duration of your apprenticeship As an employee owned business all staff are eligible for a yearly bonus. We also operate a merit bonus scheme

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am-5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    66 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Apply advanced mathematical, scientific and engineering principles, methods and modelling to the design of fire engineering solutions
  • Research and critically evaluate complex fire engineering systems, products and processes
  • Contribute to the planning and assessing of appropriate design solutions and contribute to their refinement, evaluation and quality improvement
  • Apply appropriate and relevant specialist fire safety guidance and codes of practice

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

You will attend university one day a week where you will study towards you Fire Safety Engineering degree (Bachelor of Engineering accredited by the Engineering Council). This will include attending classes, completing assignments and completing relevant work tasks to obtain evidence.

You will have the full support of your wider team, as well as a line manager, mentor and buddy, and a dedicated learning & development team

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion we would like to see your continued employment at Mott Macdonald where you can expect to take a more senior role in ongoing and future projects as well as possibly training future junior/apprentice team members.

There is an option to conintue your professional development through further courses, events and company provided training.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 7 / B or equivilant) Essential
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Science (Grade A*-C) Essential

Things to consider

You may be required to travel for university, work assignments and events including on the odd occasion weekends. Mott will provide you with travel and accommodation costs where needed.

About the employer

We’re a management, engineering and development consultancy which works on projects across the world. By challenging norms, we like to solve humanity’s most difficult problems. We’re committed to making a positive contribution to the wellbeing of our staff as well as the environment, and communities in which we operate.




35 Newhall Street

B3 3PU


Andrew Challis


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Fire safety engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

You will complete our strength based assessment online and an application form. If successful you will have a face2face, or virtual, interview with your future team.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2023