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Engineering Degree Apprenticeship - Bristol

South West   •   £12,657 pa   •  Apprenticeship

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • You'll be exposed to elements of the engineering lifecycle on a number of placements, so you'll get to experience everything from design and prototyping through to test.
  • Work in one of our sectors as you deliver projects in state-of-the-art environments and learn from some of the most brilliant engineers in the world.

About us

Our  high-performance,  integrated  power  solutions  are  at  the  cutting  edge  of  technology.  From  powering  huge  commercial  vessels  to  nuclear  submarines,  supersonic  fighter  jets  to  highly  efficient  passenger  planes,  or  rail  locomotives  to  luxury  yachts,  we  go  above  and  beyond  to  create  better.  

And  it's  all  thanks  to  our  people.  Whether  they  work  in  engineering  or  finance,  manufacturing  or  project  management,  our  50,000-strong  team  work  together  to  deliver  excellence  in  the  air,  on  land  and  at  sea,  to  customers  in  150  nations  around  the  world.

Why work for us

Joining  us  as  an  intern  or  graduate  means  you  could  be  working  on  awe-inspiring  innovative  projects,  driving  business-critical  initiatives  and  learning  from  world-class  professionals.  

Wherever  you  choose  to  hone  your  knowledge  and  develop  expertise,  you’ll  be  part  of  a  company  with  a  future  every  bit  as  exciting  as  its  history.

Job Description

The  programme
To  start  with,  our  four-year  programme  will  see  you  undertake  foundation  training,  which  will  give  you  a  broad  appreciation  of  engineering  principles.  From  here,  you'll  be  ready  to  embark  on  a  series  of  placements  that  will  give  you  practical  and  technical  knowledge  in  a  range  of  different  areas.  At  the  same  time,  you'll  study  towards  vocational  engineering  qualifications  and  for  a  bachelor's  degree.

What  you'll  do
As  well  as  comprehensive  on-and-off-the-job  training  and  a  competitive  salary,  our  Engineering  Degree  Apprenticeship  will  give  you  the  experience  you  need  to  become  a  vital  part  of  our  future.  You'll  be  exposed  to  elements  of  the  engineering  lifecycle  on  a  number  of  placements,  so  you'll  get  to  experience  everything  from  design  and  prototyping  through  to  test.
It's  an  opportunity  to  play  your  own  part  in  creating  ever-better  solutions  in  the  design  phase,  for  example,  you  could  contribute  to  conceptual  designs  that  solve  problems  at  a  product  system  or  component  level.  We'll  make  sure  you  have  plenty  of  exposure  as  your  placements  teach  you  what  it  means  to  be  an  engineer.  You  can  expect  to  work  in  one  of  our  sectors  as  you  deliver  projects  in  state-of-the-art  environments  and  learn  from  some  of  the  most  brilliant  engineers  in  the  world.

The Successful Applicant

You'll  need  to  be  passionate  about  engineering.  So  you  should  be  analytical,  highly  motivated  and,  most  importantly,  curious  about  how  things  work.  You'll  also  be  a  real  team  player,  and  be  able  to  prove  it.  Beyond  that,  we'll  want  to  see  numeracy,  drive  and  the  ability  to  learn  quickly  ?  all  things  you'll  have  shown  through  your  impressive  exam  results.  We  look  for  A-Levels  at  A*  to  C  in  Maths  and  either  Physics,  Chemistry  or  Engineering  plus  another  subject.  Don't  worry  if  you  don't  have  A-Levels,  we  also  accept  SQA  HNDs  and  HNCs,  Scottish  Highers  or  relevant  engineering-focused  Level  3  extended  BTEC.

What's on Offer

• A  competitive  salary  starting  from  £12,657  a  year
• A  competitive  pension,  and  33  days'  holiday  per  year  (inclusive  of  Bank  Holidays)
• Career  support  from  day  one
• A  debt-free  bachelor's  degree  and  nationally-recognised  qualifications
Closing  date:  2nd  March  2018