AECOM Apprentice Project Manager - London in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - London, London
We run rolling-recruitment and close the position as soon as it's filled. We therefore encourage you to apply ASAP to ensure that you don't miss out.
The Capital Apprenticeship Academy is a partnership venture between The Education & Skills Funding Agency, and AECOM.
The Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency within the Department for Education, is responsible for £23 billion of capital funding investment over this parliament to provide additional school places, rebuild or refurbish school buildings and address essential maintenance needs.
AECOM designs, builds, finances and operates infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organisations in more than 150 countries with global revenues exceeding $17 billion. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital.
The Capital Apprenticeship Academy offers a unique apprenticeship experience – where you will get to work on high-value high-profile projects while working in both the public and private sector through a series of rotations. You will gain unique experience of working for the client, consultant and contractor in construction management and project delivery. You will be a civil servant in the ESFA, with a guaranteed permanent job when you successfully complete your apprenticeship.
The Project Management Apprenticeship will start in September 2019. You will work towards a project management degree over 4-5 years, with an additional period to allow you to complete your studies and successfully apply for membership of a chartered professional institution.
The role will involve working with colleagues across the group and department and will include:
Rotation between posts and assignments in ESFA Capital, building your operational delivery, project management and commercial experience as you work with different teams.
Undertaking a 12-month rotation with the ESFA’s partner company AECOM and an external company, exposing you to work in the differing roles of client, consultant and contractor in the construction industry.
Working towards a BSc Construction Management degree over the course of the four-year apprenticeship programme, with dedicated study days provided and access to a range of online and blended learning tools.
Minimum of 96 UCAS Tariff points (or 230 UCAS points on the old system).
GCSE English & Maths at grade 'C' or above
An aptitude towards good logic, problem solving and strong organisational skills
An interest in and a desire to pursue a career in Project Management
Interest in the construction industry as a whole
Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities
Practical, adaptable and enthusiastic
English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team
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 Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 213861BR
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.