Apprentice Civil Engineer

Recruiter
Port Of Dover
Location
Dover
Salary
£288.00 per week
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
28 Jul 2017
Ref
VAC091052268
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Weekly wage £288.00

  • Working week 7.30am-4pm, Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration 42 months

  • Possible start date 10 Aug 2017

  • Date posted 06 Jul 2017

  • Distance 65.7 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC091052268

  • Positions 1 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills

    Computer literate in Microsoft Office and basic computer skills.

    Personal qualities

    Essential: Computer literate in Microsoft Office, able to remain calm under pressure, demonstrate good communication skills and the ability to speak clearly and concisely, demonstrate good basic understanding of the basics of engineering principles. Desirable: Familiarity with work environment e.g. through work experience, involvement in extra-curricular activities such as clubs, sports, etc, ability to integrate into the team delivering civil engineering projects around the port, and able to carry out the full range of physical tasks associated with this position.

    Qualifications required

    A Levels at Grades A* E achieved prior to starting the Apprenticeship, or BTEC National Extended Diploma, Diploma or Subsidiary Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment or other related sectors Advanced Apprenticeship in Construction Building, Construction Civil Engineering or Construction Specialist Level 3

    Future prospects Opportunity to progress to full time employment within the organisation. Things to consider Need to be physically fit and able to carry out the full range of physical tasks associated with this position. This will be a mixture of office based work and site work. The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).