Civil Engineering Apprentice – London

Civil Engineering Apprentice




Civil Engineering Apprentice

We are recruiting a Civil Engineering Apprentice to join our busy design team of chartered civil and structural engineers, whilst working towards the BEng Civil & Infrastructure Engineering Degree Apprenticeship with the University of Warwick. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to study and learn to contribute to the built environment.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

Annual wage


Working week

Monday to Friday- shifts to be confirmed.

Total hours per week: 37.5

Expected duration

5 Years

Possible start date

04 Sep 2023

Date posted

7 days ago


3.7 miles

Apprenticeship level


Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Reference number



1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Produce civil engineering drawings using software-based design tools including AutoDesk Civils 3D, Site 3D and Infodrain
  • Preparation of drawings and working closely on construction plans with clients, architects, contractors and other professionals
  • Preparation of information for inclusion in Flood Risk Assessments and Drainage Impact Assessments
  • Developing design ideas using Building Information Modelling (BIM) software
  • Managing project directions, drawing management and paper filing system’s ensuing all work complies with company procedures and standards
  • Preliminary Civil design works under supervisions of engineers
  • Collaborate with the rest of the Civils team in the delivery of outputs to agreed deadlines
  • Liaise with the client and design teams on active projects and to manage and procure deliverables on time
  • Careful management of project time recording
  • Work effectively within a team and contribute ideas concisely
  • Liaise with clients confidently through effective communication and collaboration
  • Attend Design Team Meetings
  • Run the day-to-day workings of a project with assistance from the Principal Engineer/Director of the team
  • The candidate will receive relevant training to use software needed to design and deliver a project successfully

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Apprentices will be working towards the BEng Civil and
Infrastructure Engineering Degree.

Apprentices will be based in our London office working 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday and will attend six week-long, residential blocks of study per year at the University of Warwick, supported by online learning.

Functional Skills in maths and English, if required. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of your apprenticeship there are a wealth of career opportunities for you to progress to graduate engineer and further towards senior role within our business. You will also have the opportunity to undertake further study to become a Chartered Engineer. We are an approved employer for ICE Training Scheme, able to support students and graduates towards Chartered (CEng) or Incorporated Engineer (IEng) status.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative, Literacy skills, Time management, Methodical approach


A Level or equivalent any other subject (Grade A) Essential
A Level or equivalent Mathematics (Grade A) Essential
A Level or equivalent Physics (Grade A) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Engineering to include two Mathematics units (Grade DDD) Essential

Things to consider

We are looking for a motivated, organised individual that will be able to manage between work and study. The candidate will be working in our London office alongside a team of engineers and technicians, with travel to the University Warwick for residential study, consisting of one-week blocks of face-to-face teaching, supported by online learning. Student accommodation is provided for the face-to-face teaching weeks. Costs of travel and accommodation for the week blocks will be supported within the role.

About the employer

Adept is a dynamic, well established civil and structural engineering consultancy with an excellent reputation for the delivery of complex and specialist projects. We work nationally to provide innovative, sustainable and cost-effective solutions to our clients within the construction industry. Our expert teams focus on delivering high quality customer services from our offices in Leeds, Manchester, Sheffield and London.





25 Horsell Road


N5 1XL

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Training provider



[email protected]

Apprenticeship standard

Civil engineer (degree)
Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for the position please email your CV and covering letter to [email protected]

On your email, please state that you are applying for the position in our London office.

If you are currently studying and awaiting results, please include predicted grades in your CV.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Mar 2023


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