2019 Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship Programme

Kier Limited
Somerset, UK
07 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Locations: Hinkley, Somerset

Considering not going to uni? Thinking of starting your career as a Civil Engineer? If you would like the opportunity to work with experienced professionals, earn a competitive salary whilst studying for a degree - we want to hear from you.

Over the course of your Degree Apprenticeship Programme you will receive the technical training and personal development needed to excel in your role. We offer unique career progression prospects and the training and development we offer are unparalleled. Joining us on a degree programme is a proper job with real responsibilities.

This BSc Honours degree programme, in partnership with Anglia Ruskin University, will give you a professional career pathway into the fast growing and exciting construction Industry, opening up a wide variety of career opportunities, including:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Business Development
  • Design
  • Building Information Modelling
  • Health and Safety
On this fully-funded degree programme you will attend 4 one-week teaching blocks each year, where accommodation and meals will also be provided. The rest of the year you will be working full-time, gaining valuable experience towards your professional development.

Your role as a Civil Engineer will include the following:

  • Planning, designing and supporting construction and maintenance of infrastructure aiming to improve and protect the environment in which we live
  • As you develop responsibilities will include site investigations, liaising with clients and subcontractors as well as internal Kier teams
  • Manage budgets and resources
  • Ensuring projects run to health and safety, sustainability and legal requirements

What are the entry requirements? You must be at least 18 years of age, with the following:

  • 96 UCAS points from a minimum of 2 A-Levels (or equivalent)
  • 4 GCSEs (including English Language and Science Grade C or above and Maths Grade B or above)
Alternative entry requirements:

  • UCAS points acquired from BTEC Level 3 Diplomas in a related subject
  • Access to HE Diplomas are accepted, 30 level 3 credits at Merit grade
Mature applicants without formal qualifications will be considered on merit, taking into account relevant work experience (you'll need at least five years' experience under your belt) and previous qualifications.

The package:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Start your pension with our scheme (up to 7.5% matched)
  • Two exclusive share options
  • 26 days' + 8 bank holidays
  • Kier Awards -be part of our annual award scheme. You could be our next 'Rising Star'!
  • Kier Rewards - get rewards and cash back to book your holidays and shop online
What happens next? If this sounds like the opportunity for you, then you will need to upload your CV and answer some application questions. You should detail your educational history, work experience and hobbies and interests in your CV. Kier is a diverse business, so if you have an interest in one particular sector do let us know in your application. Our recruiters take the time and effort to read through each application thoroughly and appreciate your interest in our opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86785469

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