Architectural Technician Apprentice II - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-08
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Manchester
United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester

Job Summary

  • Apprentices working towards Level 5 or 6, completing an Apprenticeship that is designed to introduce and build essential, hands on skills that differ from those attained in the academic arena and help to enhance the transition from student to professional.

  • Level 5 & 6 Apprentices are assigned duties that will provide a broad, well-rounded learning experience within their field of study.

  • Apprentice 2 - Completion of Level 5 or the first 2 years of Level 6 (Degree Apprenticeship) with strong performance.

Minimum Requirements

This position is ideally suited to school leavers at A-Level (or equivalent) or those already undertaking a BETEC Course in construction technology, who can demonstrate the following:

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grade ‘C/4’ or above, including Mathematics & English

  • Three A-Levels (or equivalent such as a BTEC Level 3 Design/ construction technology) at grade 'C' or above - essential for level 6 Degree Apprenticeship or working towards this.

  • Good spatial and technical ability with good analytical and organizational skills.

  • Good hand drawing and computer graphic skills.

  • Good Microsoft Office skills essential such as Word, Excel & PowerPoint and knowledge/ experience with Adobe or 3D software would be an advantage.

  • Demonstrate an interest and a desire to pursue a career in Architecture/ Architectural Technology/ BIM Co-Ordination.

  • Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.

  • Ability to communicate effectively to internal and external clients, both verbally & in writing with the confidence to engage with a variety of people (clients, colleagues, stakeholders and sub-contractors alike) and the aptitude to rationally explain, explore and discuss technical issues and capture feedback

  • Enthusiastic, hard-working, with ambition and drive

  • Ability to structure & prioritise work effectively through close cooperation with the team as a whole

  • Ability to work in a team and independently without losing initiative & focus.

Preferred Qualifications

Some work experience or shadowing in a design/ construction environment would be an advantage.

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 Architecture

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 250514BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: 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.