Jacobs Bridge Engineering Apprentice in London, United Kingdom
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We currently have an opportunity for a Bridge Engineering Apprentice. The successful individual will work towards achieving a Level 6 Civil/Structural Engineering Apprenticeship qualification.
About the role:
At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today. As a Bridge Engineering Apprentice, you will too.
We are wishing to recruit engineering apprentices to join our Transportation – Bridges & Structures Group.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a large, expanding, and diverse bridges design team, taking a technical supporting role in delivering bridge design services throughout all stages of major project development. As well as our ICE accredited training programme which will help you to develop as an engineer, you will be supported by a trained mentor.
As a Bridge Engineer Apprentice you will be working on a variety of project types, sizes and complexities. Responsibilities will include:
Preparation of bridge and bridge related structural scheme designs at feasibility, preliminary and detailed design stages
Undertaking design or assessment calculations
Supervising the production of design drawings, models, data, or other project deliverables
You will be responsible for resolving technical issues as they occur and for the monitoring of progress of your areas of responsibility
Organising and carrying out General, Principal & Special Bridge Inspections
Assisting with the preparation of documentation relating to bridge projects
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Achieved a grade C/4 or above in at least 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) including Mathematics and English AND holds 3 A Levels (or equivalent) in any subject OR aLevel 3 qualification in Structural Engineering
Excellent analytical and technical skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Able to produce well-presented and accurate drawings and reports.
Interest in new, digital ways of working, technologies and automation
Committed to work and capable of managing own tasks, costs and meeting deadlines.
Self-motivated and able to work as part of a team.
Good IT skills
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