Work Placement / Internship

Degree Apprenticeships - Buildings

Nottingham

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About us

Arup is a global firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical experts. We use our skills to make a positive difference in the world. This is a brilliant opportunity to build a creative career designing and delivering exciting work in infrastructure, building design and specialist technical services.

Our apprenticeships allow you to study for an academic qualification while working and learning alongside respected, technical professionals. You'll study at a local University whilst working on interesting and varied projects, combining your learning experience with real responsibilities in the workplace. A dedicated mentor and our learning and development team will guide you through your personal and professional development.

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About the role

We're looking for a Building Services Degree Apprentice to join our team in Nottingham. From your first day you'll join a community of experts, where everyone is supported in their career path and encouraged to work towards an accredited qualification. You will work alongside and be taught by engineers who designed projects that include the Sandwell Aquatics Centre, Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Old Market Square in Nottingham, W Hotel Prague and the Cripps Health Centre at the University of Nottingham. You'll help us to deliver effective and professional services for a range of varied and high-profile clients. While you'll have a great deal of responsibility from day one, we'll give you the chance to take on more as you progress and broaden your skills.

Building Services:

You'll help a team including architects and engineers to design all kinds of systems such as heating, ventilation, air conditioning, lighting, power, water services, life-safety systems and data communications. You'll work with renewable and emerging technologies and enjoy the chance to take part in a wide range of projects - from sports stadia to the refurbishment of historic buildings. Our projects span a variety of sectors, including education, leisure, sports, health and industry. At Arup, you will have the advantage of Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology. BIM enables us to design buildings collaboratively using computer models. As part of your apprenticeship, you'll study towards a Level 6 degree in Building Services Engineering with one of our local partner universities.

What are we looking for?

If you are keen to build a fulfilling career in the design engineering sector and deliver excellent services for clients, we'd like to hear from you. We're looking for the following qualifications, attributes and skills:

  • A-Level Maths at Grade B or above (or equivalent qualification), plus 2 A-levels (or equivalent qualifications) at grade C or above including a Science, OR a relevant Level 3 qualification/apprenticeship
  • Willing to work with numbers
  • Interest in using computers for design work, calculations and testing
  • Creative and inquisitive approach to problem solving and seek to improve existing ways of working, by finding efficiencies in processes
  • The ability to organise your own work and always be on time
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Lots of enthusiasm for this learning and development opportunity.

What will we offer in return?

  • A competitive salary
  • Profit share scheme
  • A comprehensive package, including a flexible benefits fund and a generous pension
  • An interesting and varied workload where you'll make a tangible difference to the world
  • A collaborative and friendly team in an excellent working environment
  • An exciting workload that will make the most of your skills
  • The support you need to develop your career through professional accreditation and training.

Please note that we are unable to offer visa sponsorship for this role. Therefore you must ensure that you are eligible to work in the UK without our sponsorship in order for your application to be considered.

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Opportunity Overview

  • January 26th, 2020
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Nottingham
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Building Services
  • Maths
  • Science
 

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