Position Type: Permanent
A vacancy exists for a Junior/Apprentice to join an award winning civil, structural, rail and transportation consultancy which is one of the largest independently owned consultancies in the UK with offices in London, Stockport and Warrington. The position is based at our offices in Stockport and offers excellent opportunities to design civil and structural engineering projects for local Councils, highway authorities and private organisations.
In addition to work-based on-the-job training we offer opportunities for sponsored day-release courses leading to nationally recognised professional qualifications via our Institution of Civil Engineers accredited Training Scheme. This provides excellent support and career development/progression opportunities for the right candidate by ultimately achieving Incorporated Engineer status. Depending on your level of education further progression can lead to Chartered Engineer status.
Duties will involve; supporting engineers and technicians with the preparation of highway and bridge scheme drawings, calculations, contract documents/specifications and supervision of contractors on site. Applicants should have a minimum of 5 GCSEs passes (Grade 5 or above) including Maths, English and a science subject. Applications are also welcomed from candidates with 2 A levels including Maths and/or Physics.
Previous experience of AutoCAD is desirable but not essential.
Applicants should be:
- Self-motivated and enthusiastic.
- Capable of operating under supervision.
- Seeking increasing level of responsibility.
- Must be willing to progress your career.
- Must be willing to undertake a day release course at a Further Education College.
We can offer:
- 25 days holiday.
- Flexible working.
- Organised social events.
- Free on-site parking.
- On-site cycle storage and showers.
- 5 minutes walk to Pure Gym.
- Paid overtime.
- Cycle to work scheme.
- Competitive salary.
- Varied work and early responsibility.