Warwickshire County Council

Civil Engineering Degree Apprentice - Degree (Level 6)

Employer:

Warwickshire County Council

Training Provider:

THE UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK

Annual wage £17,364.00
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, flexible office hours
duration: 6 years
start: 7 September 2020
CV34 4TH
Degree (Level 6)
Civil Engineer (apprenticeship standard)
14 July 2020 (application closing date)
We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our Bridge and Structural Design Team as a Civil Engineering Degree Apprentice. The apprenticeship is a great opportunity to work with experienced engineers whilst working towards a Civil Engineering Degree with our academic partners at the University of Warwick.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

You'll be assisting other engineers within the team in the delivery of projects ranging from small highway improvement schemes, to multi-million-pound infrastructure projects. You'll be involved with the production of feasibility studies for new schemes, technical design of new highway structures using advanced structural modelling software, preparing and tendering construction contracts including drawings, specifications and contract documents, and construction site supervision.

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

Following completion of this apprenticeship, you will attain a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering. The off the job training will be delivered by the University of Warwick, based nearby in Coventry, who offer world class facilities and tuition. As the employer, we also provide a comprehensive training package of on the job training in addition to further training courses, supported by our accredited Institution of Civil Engineers training programme.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of the Degree and our professional training scheme by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), you'll be sponsored to apply for the internationally recognised Incorporated Engineer qualification with the ICE, cementing your credentials as a professional trained and qualified civil engineer. 

Reality Check

This role will include some outdoor work, predominantly on construction sites, at all times of the year. PPE will be provided.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade A) Essential
A Level or equivalent Physics (Grade A) Essential
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