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BEng in Civil Engineering

We are looking for enthusiastic and ambitious A Level school leavers to join us in Summer 2022 at our offices in London, Henley on Thames, Gloucester. As a degree apprentice Civil Engineer you will have an outstanding career and gain a degree with ZERO student finance.                                

Why civil engineering?

Civil engineering is about everything around us that’s built. A career in civil engineering gives you the opportunity to be creative, solve problems, work in a team and make a difference to people’s lives. In our consultancy we design the engineering that makes the structures and their surroundings stable, safe and liveable – a skill that’s always going to be needed. And there is a shortage of civil engineers in training so you’ll be joining an in-demand profession.  

And why us?

We are a well respected structural and civil engineering consultancy with offices in Gloucester, London and Henley on Thames. We undertake high profile commercial and residential development projects, including a wide range of new builds, refurbishments and extensions. We have a broad client base including major national clients such as Whitbread plc, Legoland, Alton Towers, Wetherspoons, Costa, Soho House and Taylor Wimpey as well as high value private clients. 

We pride ourselves on the support and training we offer our degree apprentices and we have many years experience in this. We believe in developing our own talent and promoting from within so you’ll have a have a structured career path and be rewarded as you develop. We have a friendly and sociable work environment so you’ll feel at home with us quickly.

The degree apprenticeship

You will join as an apprentice civil engineer and start your degree in September 2022. Through this Level 6 degree apprenticeship you will gain BEng in Civil Engineering from University of West London if you are based in the Henley or London office and from the University of West of England if you are based in the Gloucester office, 

You attend university 1 day a week for 4 or 5 years at no cost to you. You’ll be working in the office for the other 4 days of the week and earning a salary.

What you’ll need

Ideal candidates will be aiming for 3 good ‘A’ Levels or a relevant BTEC including the Maths in Engineering module and will be looking for a dynamic workplace that provides an outstanding career opportunity.

You will have good communication skills, be able to work flexibly in a team and be a creative thinker.

Your role will entail working on all aspects of projects from scheme design, through to construction on site and managing client relationships. You will have the opportunity to work in both civil and structural engineering disciplines and specialise accordingly. You will be supported with on-the-job training and mentoring from our team of experienced, industry-leading professionals at our office in Henley.

Salary and benefits

  • A starting salary of £14,000 - £15,000 with 6 monthly salary reviews to reflect your development
  • 25 days’ holiday
  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used
  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)
  • Assistance with ICE/IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level
  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service
  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

We particularly encourage applications from candidates who are local to our offices.

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How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com or ring Julia Brereton for an informal chat: 01491 576221

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • £14,000 - £15,000 + benefits
  • Henley (South Oxfordshire)
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