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Civil Engineering Deane Public Works Ltd.

  • Employer Profile

    Deane Public Works Ltd.

  • Apprenticeship Type

    Civil Engineering > Level 5-7

  • Positions

    1

  • Location

    16, Tully Road, Enniskillen, BT94 1RE

  • Salary

    £20,000

  • Start date

  • Location Type

    Site

Job Description


  • Assist with production of drawings within the CAD team under the supervision of the CAD manager and Engineers to gain an understanding of CAD tools and the drawing output required for projects.

  • Prepare issue sheets and other administrative duties to gain an understanding of information management.

  • Assist in the production of Civil and Structural Engineering designs complying with current codes and standards.

  • Assist with surveys and site inspections and associated reports and schedules.

  • Once the Apprentice has sufficient knowledge of output and administration duties will progress towards undertaking designs, site surveys and inspections with more responsibility under the supervision of more experienced engineers.

  • Clearly marking up work for the CAD team from designs produced and subsequent checking of output for quality and content prior to issuing.

  • Undertaking design checks of other Engineers work.

  • Monitor project expenditure.

Person Specification


  • Be enthusiastic and ambitious.

  • Communicate with clarity both in writing and verbally.

  • Have logical and analytical skills to solve problems.

  • Be a good listener and learner.

  • Have integrity.

  • Good IT skills, including basic Microsoft MS Office.

  • Good timekeeping.

  • Have high standards in quality delivery of work.

  • Ability to work collaboratively within teams.

Applicable courses

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Civil EngineeringSouth West College

Description

This course is designed to prepare learners for a career in Civil Engineering and related industries at higher technician level. It will provide learners with specific practical and professional skills in analysis, organisation, design, teamwork and communication. The course also aims to prepare learners to progress to Honours Degree level study or directly enter employment as a highly skilled employee.

Accredited IEng (Partial)

This qualification is approved by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) comprising the Institution of Civil Engineers, Institution of Structural Engineers, Institute of Highway Engineers, and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation on behalf of the Engineering Council.as:

1. fully satisfying the educational base for an Engineering Technician (EngTech).
2. partially satisfying the educational base for an Incorporated Engineer (IEng).

A programme of accredited Further Learning will be required to complete the educational base for IEng. See www.jbm.org.uk for further information and details of Further Learning programmes for IEng.

EngTech

This qualification is approved by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) comprising the Institution of Civil Engineers, Institution of Structural Engineers, Institute of Highway Engineers, and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation on behalf of the Engineering Council as fully satisfying the educational base for an Engineering Technician (EngTech).

See www.jbm.org.uk for further information.

Assessment Method

Learners will be assessed by coursework, examinations or a combination of both. Coursework assignments will include practical activities, laboratory experiments, live projects and group presentations. Learners will also be assessed in the workplace as part of the assessment for the Work based Learning module.

Modules

This course contains all the core modules associated with Civil Engineering, including Structural Mechanics, Geotechnics, Hydraulics and Road Design. Surveying, CAD and Technology will also be covered.

  • Civil Engineering Technology & Materials

  • Geology & Soil Mechanics

  • Surveying for Civil Engineers

  • Mathematics & Structures

  • 2D & 3D CAD for Civil Engineers

  • Civil Engineering Project & Professional Development

  • Work-based Learning

  • Infrastructure & Engineering Design

  • Civil Engineering Management & Measurement

  • Fluid Mechanics & Water Engineering

  • Further Mathematics for Civil Engineers

Award

Foundation Degree

Validated By

Ulster University

Eligibility

18+ Fully Funded

Entry Criteria

56 UCAS points (part-time) - AS /A Level/BTEC qualifications or approved equivalent, GSCE English and Maths at Grade C or University-approved equivalent. Applicants must hold an A Level pass in one of the following subject areas: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Biology, Geography, Applied Science or DA Science, Life and Health Science (single or double award), Technology (including Technology & Design, Design & Technology, Environmental Technology and Digital Technology). Alternative qualifications such as BTEC National awards in STEM subjects are also acceptable. Mature Learners will be assessed on an individual basis. Refer to general entry requirements.

Duration

3

Start Date

Thursday 12 September 2024

End Date

Saturday 26 June 2027

Progression Pathway

Graduates may (subject to performance) progress to BEng Honours Degree in Civil Engineering or BSc Honours Civil Engineering. Exemptions may also be given for entry onto BSc Honours Construction Engineering and Management validated The Open University. These programmes are offered at Ulster University, Belfast. Learners may take up employment in the private sector with civil engineering consultants, contractors or specialists or in the public sector in government departments.

Career Opportunities

  • Structural Engineering

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Transportation Engineering

  • Geotechnical Engineering

  • Water Resource Engineering

  • Project Management

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