What we can offer
Do you want to get paid for gaining a degree apprenticeship qualification with on-the-job mentoring and learning? Would you enjoy solving problems and working with some of the best minds in engineering and design? If the answer is ‘yes’, come and join Atkins as an apprentice and get your career off to the best start possible.
We are currently recruiting for mechanical engineers in our Rotherham office.
With Atkins, you’ll be joining a team who help to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas and by solving the engineering challenges of the future. Our apprentice programme will provide you with the foundations to maximise your full potential.
Apprentices will work with a variety of teams, join us and you can expect to be involved in a variety of projects to:
- Support engineers creating ground breaking designs for all kinds of projects
- Create CAD drawings and maintain the drawing register
- Help with the smooth running of projects
- Support the interaction and relationship building with clients
- Solve problems and prepare simple calculations.
During your apprenticeship, no two days will be the same as you study and work with a variety of teams whilst developing the skills you need to enjoy a great future at Atkins. Spending one day at your local college, you’ll study towards a level 6 qualification, degree apprenticeship. Not only will you learn in the classroom, you’ll enjoy being part of the team as you will get involved with all kinds of projects and learn something new every day.
Who we’re looking for
Enthusiastic, inclusive and committed, you should be curious about the world around you and always want to learn more. To really succeed in the role, you will need to demonstrate that you have:
At least 5 GCSEs or equivalent including a minimum of a grade B OR 6 in Mathematics and a C OR 4 in English Language
Three A Levels grade C or above (ideally one being in a STEM related subject) OR alternatively a BTEC level three with a minimum of two A Levels (C and above) OR equivalent
The ability to work in a team, assisting with the planning, design and smooth running of a variety of projects
Creativity and strong communication skills
A practical mind, that you’re self-motivated and reliable as you’ll be expected to work across different locations on a variety of projects