Kier Group Plc

2020 Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship - Birmingham


Kier Group Plc

Training Provider:

Anglia Ruskin University

Annual wage £16,000.00 to £19,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 5:30pm.
duration: 5 years
start: 24 August 2020
Degree(level 6)
Civil Engineer (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
4 March 2020 (application closing date)
We currently have two opportunities available in Birmingham for an aspiring Civil Engineer to join our Design Service for Kier Highways. Joining our ever-growing team, you’ll be working on projects that will make a real difference to people’s lives.


Vacancy Description

You’ll become part of a team that is responsible for designing and building vital roads, bridges and tunnels used every day by thousands of people in the local community.

Not only will we provide you with practical learning, we’ll also support your development and enrol you on our fully funded degree apprentice programme – meaning by the end of the course you’ll receive a degree without any of the costs! You’ll attend four block weeks at university per year and then spend the rest of the year gaining practical experience with our industry leading teams.

Future Prospects

  • You could go on to be a chartered Civil Engineer, Design Engineering, Design Management or Project Management

Skills Required

  • Communication Skills
  • Attention to detail 
  • Organisation 
  • Problem solving 
  • Logical
  • Team working 
  • Initiative 
  • Enthusiasm

Qualities Required

  • We look for someone with a passion for the built environment and encompasses our values of being: Collaborative, trusted and focused

Qualifications Required

  • UCAS Tariff: 96 points
  • 96 Points including at least two subjects at GCE/VCE A Level or VCE double award equivalent OR a Level 3 BTEC in a Construction/Engineering related subject
  • GCSEs in at least four subjects grade C or above including English and maths
  • We ask for GCSE Maths at grade B or grade 5 and above
  • Or equivalents

Training Provided

A fully funded degree apprenticeship through Anglia Ruskin University in Chelmsford – We’ll pay for your accommodation and travel too! Alongside this we’ll provide full practical support during your time at Kier.

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