Applied Science 2021 Apprenticeships Level 6

  • Job Reference: 00019236-1
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2020
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

Apprenticeships Level 6 Applied Science 2021 Job Type(s): Level 6 Apprenticeship Location(s): England: Fort Halstead Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus incentives Start date: September 2021 Job description: Our L6 Apprentice roles will be based in the Weapons Science Group as part of the Applied Science Discipline. Our Applied Science capabilities cover materials and chemistry, electromagnetics & acoustics. Human performance as well as our Weapons and explosives materials-related activities. You be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team on a range of critical Customer projects and our work encompasses world-leading research (exploring the art of the possible') to comprehensive evaluation and testing of systems and components. A key part of your work will involve working in laboratories and facilities which are often unique in the work undertaken and safe-working in these areas is paramount. Sites & Roles: Site : Fort Halstead Our teams at Fort Halstead are primarily involved in the evaluation and testing of weapon systems and explosive materials in order to ensure that systems are both safe and perform to the highest levels. Our work is unusual, but, absolutely critical to saving lives and protecting our sovereign nation. You will be working with a number of science and engineering teams, all with a common interest and passion for their technical areas and in supporting our Customers. You will also be joining at an exciting time with significant investment underway in the site and facilities. Who we want: Our Weapons Science teams are looking to recruit proactive, passionate and forward thinking people who are looking to help improve today & shape tomorrow. We pride ourselves on our science and engineering excellence and are looking for people who aspire to similar goals. Required: Achieved or on track to achieve: Achieved a minimum of Grade 4 (C) in GCSE Maths & English *Entry grade requirements may vary due to course provider requirements* A demonstrable interest in science and/or engineering and a willingness to learn new skills and work on a potentially diverse range of tasks. Security notice: Please be aware that this role is subject to both security & export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that you must hold full British citizenship and obtain the right to stay and work within the UK. Restrictions may also mean that any dual or previous nationalities held can affect the roles in which you can perform within QinetiQ. Applications are now open. Stage 1 will begin on Monday 28th September 2020