Atkins Limited

Nuclear Technician Higher Apprenticeship - Foundation Degree (Level 5)

Atkins Limited (Employer)

Lakes College West Cumbria (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,000.00
40.0 hours per week Days and Shift TBC
42 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Nuclear Technician (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
11 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We’re searching for curious minds who ask questions and dare to do things differently. Apprentices have the opportunity to be part of a wide variety of projects that can leave a lasting legacy, from helping to provide drinkable water in third world countries to solving the energy problems of the future.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Supporting engineers creating groundbreaking designs for all kinds of projects
  • Get an opportunity to see first-hand how the team provides discipline lead support and see how these skills and expertise are applied to companies.
  • As an apprentice you’ll get the opportunity to develop your capability in a wide range of exciting projects.
  • Create CAD drawings and maintain the drawing register
    Supporting client meetings and assisting in building relationships 
    Shaping the future of the digital world

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

On completion of the apprenticeship the apprentice will have satisfied the requirements for registration as an Engineering Technician by the relevant professional engineering institution in accordance with the requirements of the Engineering Council as the registration body.

University will be either 1 day release or block release

Further information provided during the recruitment process.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further information provided during the recruitment process.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Reliable, Practical, Self motivated, Lateral thinker

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Minimum 5 subjects inc Maths, English Language and (Grade 9/A* to 4/C,) Essential
NVQ or SVQ Level 3 or equivalent Science (Grade equivalent to 48 UCAS points) Essential
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