Process Engineer Apprentice
Job Title: Apprentice Process Engineer
Location: Warrington, UK
Compensation: £17710 + benefits
Role Type: Full time / Fixed term
Role ID: SF 46966
Work for the world you want to live in.
Wouldn't you want to live in a world where people, populations and the planet thrive? Where technology protects rather than threatens. Where societies feel safe and secure. Where cities and continents feel part of one global community.
We're an international aerospace, defence and security company, with sites all-round the UK, that do loads of exciting and important things to make the world safer and more secure. We defend nations, save lives and protect communities around the globe.
We are Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group and the UK's leading nuclear services company.
With a highly skilled workforce we are located at offices and sites in the UK as well as internationally. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost and deliver across all aspects of the nuclear energy life cycle, from design and build, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning, waste management and remediation.
A career with us is hugely rewarding and exciting; one that stretches and challenges individuals to be the best they can be. When you join Cavendish Nuclear, you will have opportunities to work on projects that will have an impact on the future.
At Cavendish Nuclear we put people first. Work with us and you'll discover that our focus on people is unique.
Process Engineer Apprenticeship:
You'll be based at either out Warrington or Bristol offices for the four years of your programme, with secondments and placements all across the country. In that time, you'll design processes and technologies supporting a range of activities from New Build to Decommissioning and life extension for our clients' sites around the world. This will provide experience of the full development lifecycle within a small team and develop an understanding of how this part of our business contributes to our success
The aim of the apprenticeship is to develop an individual as a competent Process Engineer, with the added benefit of obtaining hands on experience in nuclear new build, decommissioning and defence projects. We would also support the individual in achieving Professional Recognition through the Chartered Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).
The role will require the individual to participate in various areas of practical and theoretical training combined with the Company specific training given in the workplace.
Candidates will gain a solid foundation within a professional design office and have the opportunity to learn from professional and friendly individuals.
Apprentices also attend university to complete a nationally recognised Level 6 qualification.
Qualifications you'll get:
Level 6 Science Industry Process Plant Engineer Degree Apprenticeship Standard which includes a BEng Degree in Chemical Engineering
What you'll need:
To apply you will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher (or equivalent) in English and Chemistry as well as Mathematics at B/6 or higher and must have at least grades ABB at A-level including Maths and Chemistry.
Apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this level before taking the end-point assessment.
What you'll get:
Generous benefits including:
Very competitive starting salary
Fully funded qualifications up to degree level may be available
Personal development training and opportunities
Pension scheme with employee contributions matched up to 8% of salary
25 days holidays plus bank holidays
Flexible working (by local arrangement)
Discounted shopping and half-price cinema tickets
Cycle to work scheme
Work for the world you want to live in. Work to leave a positive legacy that is felt for generations. Work as one team, one Babcock and create a safe a secure world, together.
For over 130 years, we have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate, and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.
All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at the interview.
For help with your application and advice on your CV please visit https://www.babcockinternational.com/careers/apprenticeships/
Nuclear Engineering, Process Engineer, Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineer, CSR, Engineering, Management