Civil Engineering Apprenticeship

  • Apprenticeship Reference: TFL
  • Date Posted: 17 February 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Transport for London
  • Location: London
  • Apprentice Pay: £22,938
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent, Degree Apprenticeship
  • Training Programme: 5.5 Years
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

You’ll be working on the essential foundation of the transport system that keeps the city moving, working and growing. Our asset stock is hugely varied, and includes thousands of bridges, hundreds of kilometres of roads and tunnels, hundreds of embankments and cuttings and a vast network of drainage.
Our civil engineers are also at the forefront of major transport system upgrades, including the Northern Line Extension, Crossrail 2 and the new Silvertown Tunnel.

What will I be doing?

The work you’ll be doing on this scheme means helping to ease congestion and open up new connections between communities as an area is regenerated.  You’ll be working with many different people affected by the project, as well as our own team and suppliers. This could include meeting with groups from the community to help ensure our neighbours understand what we are doing and how the project will benefit London.

Where can this career take me?

Upon successful completion of this scheme, you’ll earn your degree in Civil Engineering.
After this, you could progress into any of these roles:

  • Engineering Technician
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Works Inspector
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Assistant Operations Officer

…which could lead to further career development opportunities in our engineering, operations and project delivery teams. You’ll also receive chartership support for achieving professional accreditation with the Institution of Civil Engineers.

What you’ll need:

  • 5 GCSE’s A*- C or Grade 4 and above including Maths and English Language (or equivalent)
  • Plus 3 A Levels A*- C (or equivalent) including Maths & Chemistry or Physics.
  • To be 18 years of age by 6 September 2022

We’re looking for people who are:

  • Highly motivated
  • Logical thinkers who are willing to learn
  • Results driven with strong communication skills
  • Resilient and adaptable