Civil Engineer – Graduate Apprenticeship - 17194
12 April 2019
£18,000 per annum
WSP is one of the world's leading engineering, professional
services and technical consultancy firms. We develop
creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a
future where society can thrive. Equipped with an intimate
understanding of local intricacies, world-class talent and
proactive leadership, we plan, design, manage and engineer long
lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex
We can offer you the opportunity to work on some of the world's
most exciting engineering and design projects. We invest in your
learning and development and we value the ideas and innovation you
could bring to our work. So, if you're ready, we can't wait to get
you involved. You'll get to work alongside and learn from our
experts who have a wide range of knowledge, capability and
experiences to share with you with a programme designed to provide
you with the knowledge and skills for a successful career with
What might a day in this job look like?
There's no such thing as a typical day at WSP. You may be
involved with taking concepts, ideas and designs from an architect
or engineer and creating drawings using the software to match those
given. If you're pulling together packages of drawings you might
need to print, trim and fold these to be sent off to site or the
client. Where practical, you'll get the opportunity to visit
site and see the projects you've been working on coming to life
What will I learn?
Your role will be varied and your learning will be fast
paced. We tailor your training and development to help you to
achieve your own personal goals. You'll undertake a supervised
programme of in-company training and university teaching. You
will study towards a BSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering at Edinburgh
Napier University over a five year period on either a block or day
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
4 Bs at Higher level including Maths, at least National 5 C in
OR a Modern Apprenticeship in a related discipline
OR Foundation Apprenticeship and Highers in a related
OR HNC or HND in a related discipline.
- Enthusiastic with the curiosity and creativity to think outside
of the box.
- Want to stretch and inspire us, speaking up about any new ideas
- Know it is important to keep everyone in the loop and will
demonstrate this through excellent communication skills.
- Enjoy working in a team environment, sharing ideas and
collaborating with colleagues.
Tuesday 30 April.