Civil engineer

Civil engineer

“A civil engineer provides technical and management input to develop design solutions for complex civil engineering problems”

As a civil engineer apprentice, you’ll work as part of a team of engineers and other construction professionals through development, design, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance, and decommissioning of civil engineering infrastructure. You’ll develop a broad skills base to work in areas including sustainable construction, structural integrity, geotechnics (engineering behaviour of earth materials), materials, tunnelling, marine and coastal engineering, water, waste management, flood management, transportation, and power. You may work in public and private sector organisations, including local authorities, central government departments and agencies, engineering consultancy practices, contracting firms, and research and development organisations. Upon completion, you’ll achieve a BSc or BEng degree in civil engineering.

Duration: 66 months

Relevant school subjects: Science and maths

Entry requirements: Three A-levels at grade C or above, including maths and physical science, or equivalent qualifications, or a level 3 apprenticeship as a civil engineering technician

Achievement upon completion: Level 6 (Degree)—equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

Potential salary upon completion: £30,000 per annum

More information: www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/civil-engineer-degree

Apply: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/vacancies