Civil Engineer Apprentice - Level 6 at sites: in London, South Tyneside and East Sussex)

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Recruiter
Costain
Location
18 20, Crucifix Lane, London, SE1 3JW
Salary
£346.00 per week
Posted
16 Apr 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Ref
VAC001524560
Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Develop an understanding of civil engineering skills, terminology and methodology

We work on large projects which currently include; Crossrail, Thames Tideway Tunnel, High Speed Rail and A14 improvement scheme, with main offices in Maidenhead, Birmingham and Manchester this is your opportunity to join a company that makes a difference through the innovative work they do and help influence, shape and deliver solutions.

You can read more about the company and our current work on our website: https://www.costain.com/

What will I be doing?
  • Develop an understanding of civil engineering skills, terminology and methodology
  • Understand safe working practices, Health and Safety and Construction, design & management (CDM) regulations within the work environment
  • Looking at project life cycle of design, construction and maintenance
  • Working closely with other teams to meet client requirements
  • Sub-contractor package management
  • Mathematics for civil engineers
  • Working towards your formal qualification
  • Keeping a work diary outlining your training progress throughout your apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be good at maths and physics
  • Be creative and practical
  • Be adaptable and persevering
  • Be able to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organise projects
  • Work well with other people
  • Be able to organise the work of others


Personal qualities

  • Passion and interest in the role
  • Must have an interest in construction and be keen to learn
  • Ability to motivate self and work with minimum supervision
  • Can do attitude
  • Using Initiative
  • Attention to detail and getting jobs right first time
  • The ability to work as part of a team and to demanding deadlines.
  • Customer focused
  • Good IT skills and comfortable with the Microsoft Office suite


Desired qualifications

5 GCSE A-C or grade 4 and above grade including English and math + level 3 or above Qualification

Future prospects

On completing your apprenticeship, you may have the option to progress onto a further qualification or training to aid your development. The skills you develop during your apprenticeship will aid you moving into a site engineer role. Further career opportunities may lead to project engineer, project manager, site agent, works manager or roles within leadership. The skills learnt during this apprenticeship are highly transferable.

Things to consider

For more information on the National Minimum Wage for Apprentices please visit https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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