Ove Arup & Partners International Limited

Advanced Apprenticeship - Project Controller - Consulting - Advanced (Level 3)

Ove Arup & Partners International Limited (Employer)

London Metropolitan University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £18,600.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5:30pm
36 months (duration)
22 August 2022(start date)
Project controls technician (apprenticeship standard)
3 January 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Our apprenticeships allow you to study for an academic qualification while working and learning alongside respected, technical professionals. As an apprentice, you'll study at a local college on day release, and combine this experience with real responsibilities in the workplace.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You'll work within the specialist Construction Planning team that is part of the Programme & Project Management (PPM) practice in London, to support programme and project management commissions won by PPM and engineering services commissions won by other parts of Arup. 

Particular focus of the person sought for this role is to support senior planners / schedulers with the control of time during the design and construction stages of engineering projects. Working typically on large-scale or complex programmes and projects, our role in this area is essential to provide useful insight and recommendation to inform remedial actions and ultimately, the success of the project. 

You will work within a team providing business administration assistance to internal customers (engineers, planners and other design professionals) and external clients. 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

As part of your apprenticeship, you'll study towards the listed qualificaiton You'll study at a local partner college on day release, and combine this experience with real responsibilities in the workplace.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

When joining us as one of our apprentices, you’ll enjoy the opportunity to study for a paid, professionally-recognised qualification in a discipline that will help you further your career.

Throughout your apprenticeship, you’ll have access to our online network. You’ll also take internal courses. These cover technical aspects of the business, such as software, but also vital ‘soft’ skills such as report writing and working effectively.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential
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