AECOM Bridge Structures Engineering Apprentice, Glasgow in Glasgow, United Kingdom
We are looking for an apprentice to join our Bridge (Structures) Engineering team in Glasgow. As leaders in the sector, our Bridges teams provide challenging opportunities in an ever-evolving industry. Our global position could give you the chance to work for example in the design of a major underground project between our UK, Europe and Middle East offices; undertake the assessment and maintenance of the current UK bridge network; or propose renewal structural works for a central station.
With both international and domestic clients we are committed to providing quality, innovative and sustainable solutions using the latest technology in civil & structural engineering whilst taking advantage of our integrated range of services by collaborating with other disciplines across AECOM. We are looking for ambitious, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentices who have computational, mathematical and design skills. Successful candidates will work on a variety of projects from concept design to implementation for clients who operate either locally, nationally or internationally.
Some recent examples of our works include Thames Tideway new sewer under the River Thames; Wessex Capacity Alliance £350M rail enhancement project including Waterloo Station; London Highways Alliance Contract for Transport for London (TfL) bridge maintenance schemes from investigation through to detailed design; and Beaulieu Bridge Design in Chelmsford.
You will use industry leading computer software while working on a variety of different bridge specific expertise including:
Production of CAD (Computer Aided Design) drawings
Undertaking graphical structural design and desk top publishing
Supporting the administration of projects, including maintaining records
Assisting with data review and analysis
Contributing to providing solutions to problems
Assisting with site visits to collect information or observe existing situations
Working towards achieving Engineering Technician (EngTech) status, and subsequently Incorporated Engineer (IEng) with the Institute of Civil Engineers or the Institute of Structural Engineers
No work experience is necessary. This position is ideally suited to school leavers at SCQF Level 5 or 6 (or equivalent) who can demonstrate the following:
Minimum SCQF Level 5 (or equivalent) in Mathematics, English, Science, Engineering, and Technology subjects
Show an aptitude towards software-based engineering and drawing e.g. Computer Aided Design (CAD) and other similar 3D software
Demonstrate an interest and a desire to pursue a career in Bridge Structures Engineering
Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.
Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic
Ability to demonstrate attention to detail
Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organize parts of projects
English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to present information in speech, drawings and reports
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 257888BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.