What will the apprentice be doing?
As an electrical engineering degree apprentice in our Intelligent Transport team in Hertford, you will work with a team of experts on tasks such as; design of lighting and electrical installations, assisting on site surveys and inspections, learning how to undertake Lighting and electrical calculations and using CAD to build drawings for construction. This is a great opportunity for creative people with an inquisitive mind to join the field of lighting, where art meets science.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will attend London South Bank University to study an electrical / electronic Engineering degree apprenticeship and gain a bachelors qualification, as well as completing your End Point Assessment. You will also be enrolled onto a bespoke internal development programme to help you to attain the knowledge, skills and behaviours to successfully achieve your apprenticeship, and support your career in Engineering.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
As this is a permanent position, after gaining your degree, WSP will continue to be committed to your learning and development throughout your career with us. You will have the opportunity to work towards gaining Chartered status with your chosen institution, as well as the opportunity to pursue your further study and training goals.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including english, maths, science (Grade Level 5 or above (6 in maths)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels, to include Maths and Science (Grade BBB or above) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Ext L3 Engineering including further maths (Grade DDM or above) Desired