Carey Group Plc

Civil Engineer Apprenticeship - Degree (Level 6)

Carey Group Plc (Employer)

The University of West London (Training Provider)

Annual wage £22,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 7.30 am to 5.30 pm
4 years (duration)
5 July 2021(start date)
Civil Engineer (apprenticeship standard)
3 positions available
5 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

3 brilliant placement opportunities with a view to becoming a Civil Engineering apprentice from September. These placements provide you with valuable insight, into a complex, high profile project in the heart of Mayfair, allowing you to determine if a Civil Engineering apprenticeship is the right choice for you.


As an Apprentice Engineer, you will join us on an 8-storey superstructure, with 5 storeys of basement. The site will be split into two zones and a hybrid method of top-down construction will be adopted. Zone 1 to the East will be constructed using a top-down method and Zone 2 to the West will be constructed using a ‘blue sky’ open dig excavation method.

We ask that you:

  • Are passionate about engineering and the site environment
  • Are competent in applying mathematics
  • Have a committed aspiration to become a competent knowledgeable Civil Engineer
  • Be a real team player, showing initiative and commitment to the wider project team
  • Have researched our industry, the role and the apprenticeship

Future Prospects

Successfully completion of the apprenticeship including achieving a BSc (Hons) degree will fulfil partial requirements  for application  Chartered Civil Engineer status.

Reality Check

This apprenticeship will require you to be able to study towards a degree and to work on site on the construction project. Often site work will require you to be outdoors in the work environment.

Skills Required

  • Strong team worker
  • Inquisitive
  • Confident
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Ambitious
  • Authentic

Qualities Required

  • Responsible nature
  • Persistence
  • Completer -finisher in all that your do, with a strong attention to detail

Qualifications Required

112 - 120 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 qualifications, including A Level mathematics or equivalent.

Qualifications can include: 

  • A Levels at grade B, B and C, equivalent or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma with Distinction, Merit, Merit
  • Access to HE Diploma

All applicants must have a minimum of a level 2 qualification in English and maths.

e.g. GCSE A*-C or 9-5

Training Provided

This is a 8 week paid work placement  opportunity leading to starting a full civil engineer apprenticeship.

You will begin working full-time on the new project as an Apprentice Engineer,  on an 8-storey superstructure, with 5 storeys of basement.

After the work placement period completes you will start your apprenticeship by attending the The University of West London, one day per week and then work the remaining four days on the site.

On the apprenticeship you will be studying towards a BSC (Hons) Civil Engineer Degree and a Civil Engineer Apprenticeship certificate as well as  gaining valuable training, skills and knowledge on site.

Your employer will also registered you on the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) training plan.

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