Degree Apprenticeship Civil Engineering 2017 - North West, UK

Recruiter
Balfour Beatty Plc
Location
London
Salary
£149.85 - £260.85 per week
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
02 May 2017
Ref
VAC001189677
Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
You will follow a training programme as part of our ICE-accredited Degree Apprenticeship, geared towards you achieving Incorporated Engineer status. Depending on project requirements, you will be site or office based.

What you'll be doing
  • To ensure that safe systems of work are in place on site and that all staff adhere to them
  • To translate design information to construction teams so they can construct the project effectively and efficiently
  • To manage the productivity on the site so that the project is completed on time
  • To ensure that the project is completed to the specification and quality needed by the client
  • To manage the activity on site in a way that adheres to cost and contract constraints
  • To ensure that the site has minimal negative impact on the environment and community
  • To manage interfaces between stakeholders associated with the project
  • Develop an understanding of construction skills, terminology and methodology

You will attend college and university on a day or block release basis during the Apprenticeship.

Duration:

The typical duration for this apprenticeship is six years but this may depend on your previous experience and qualifications. The apprenticeship will be split into two 3 year stages

Requirements and prospects Desired skills

As well as strong numeracy and well-developed team and People Skills, you have the passion and enthusiasm to keep the momentum going on a project.

Personal qualities

You will be able to set the pace as well as the standards for the team. You will also have the ability to describe what interests and motivates you to the construction industry.

Qualifications required

Entry Requirements:

  • Minimum of five GCSE's (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths, English and Science, with a B in Maths
  • Minimum 3 A-levels, HNC or equivalent at grades A-C including Maths, Science or Engineering
  • Pass pre-employment medical which will include a Drug & Alcohol test
Future prospects We hope for you to join our Graduate programme at the end of the scheme gearing towards a permanant position at Balfour Beatty. For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and what's involved in the scheme visit the website www.balfourbeatty.com/careers and view the profiles of our current apprentices across the Group.