Career Level Officer
Experience 2 Years
Qualifications Master's Degree
Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally.
With more than 77,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years.
We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business.
We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts.
We are looking for a Civil Engineering Technician who would like to work towards achieving a BEng (Hons) in Civil & Transportation Engineering.
The course will run over a 5 year period during which you will undertake a supervised programme of training and college day release with the University of Wolverhampton which also leads to Technician Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Incorporated Engineer following completion of the degree end point assessment.
Jacobs support the requirement to undertake 20% of off the job training throughout the year. During term time you will be required to attend college one day a week and report to the office for the remaining four days a week. Outside of term time the achievement of 20% off the job training will be agreed with Line managers to suit the Apprentice and the business whilst maintaining 40 hours a week.
Working as a civil engineering design technician providing technical support to engineers who design, build and manage design and construction projects.
Civil engineering apprentice (whilst at the office) provide support technical support to civil engineers who design, build and manage construction projects related to Highways
Key responsibilities could involve:
Production of CAD drawings, and developing design skills
Preparation of simple calculations to support design development
Supporting the administration & delivery of projects
Ensuring design outputs meet the required standards
Meeting agreed deadlines
Working as an integral member of a design delivery team
Contributing to providing solutions to challenging problems
Working both in an office environment and on site
This apprenticeship is suitable for someone looking for a career in Civil Engineering – Highways / Drainage / Occupational Safety and Traffic Engineering.
There is the opportunity to go onto further study to enable you to be qualified to Master’s level Chartered Engineer status.
Ideally working towards or have completed least three A levels at Grades A*-C including Mathematics and Physical Science or their equivalent
OR Completing a Level 3 BTEC Apprenticeship in Civil Engineer or any Engineering related subject
AND Minimum 5 passes at GCSE with at preferred Grade ‘B’ or higher in Mathematics, preferred Grade ‘C’ or higher in English and a preferred Grade ‘B’ or higher in a Science/Technology related subject (i.e. Physics/ Chemistry/ICT) etc