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Degree Apprenticeships - Building Services (Public Health Engineering) - London

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    6 March 2020

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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.

About the role

Right now we're looking for Building Services Degree Apprentices, specialising in Public Health Engineering to join our teams in London. 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'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. Further information on each team can be found below:

Public Health Engineering

You'll help a team including engineers and architects to design all kinds of systems. At university you will cover a wide range of building services, whilst at work you will specialise in Public Health systems, so will include hot and cold domestic water systems, drainage systems including rainwater harvesting and water reuse systems, gas systems, and fire protection systems, always looking at how to save water and energy to provide the most sustainable buildings we can. The range of projects are likely to include data centres, hospitals and technology buildings as well as offices and all sorts of other types of buildings.

Together with Arup's mechanical and electrical engineers, we provide an integrated building services offering. We also collaborate with water engineers to ensure that plumbing and infrastructure work together, in sympathy with the complete water cycle.

Follow the link below for a short video on what a Public Health engineer does:

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 with one of our 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:

  • 3 A-levels at Grades A*-C including Mathematics and Physical Science (either Physics or Chemistry) or have completed 3 Apprenticeship BTEC National Diploma in a relevant field.
  •  Five or more GCSEs (or equivalent qualifications) at grade C/4 or above, including English and Maths
  •  Enjoy working with numbers
  •   Interest in using computers for design work, calculations and testing
  •  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?

There are infinite possibilities when you join Arup. You'll receive all the opportunities that come with a fulfilling career, including:

  • 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

Additional information

 However your flexibility is welcomed, so do let us know if you are open to being considered for all opportunities. You must be available to commence employment no later than August 2020 in order to be considered for this role.

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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