Profile

WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services.

With over 7,640 talented people in the UK and 42,000 globally, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. We’ve been involved in many high profile UK projects including. The Shard, Crossrail, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Manchester Metrolink, M1 Smart Motorway, the re-development of London Bridge Station, and the London Olympic & Paralympic Route Network.  

School leaver opportunities

WSP offer a fantastic Apprenticeship Programme, to find out more, click the tab!

Apprenticeships

School Leaver Apprenticeship 2018: You will study towards a BTEC Level 3 (the equivalent of A-Levels) in; building services, civil engineering, transport planning, rail design or business administration over a two to three year period on either a block-or-day release basis.

Degree (Undergraduate) Apprenticeship 2018: You will study towards a BEng or BSc in either building services, civil engineering, project management or surveying at University over a five-year period on either a block-or-day release basis.

Salary & benefits

WSP offer a competitive with a wider benefits package.

Requirements

Requirements would be GCSE's for the School Leaver Programme and A Levels or equivalent for the Degree Apprenticeship.

Apply

See the jobs for more information and how to apply.

 

WSP United Kingdom
20 Feb, 2018
Degree Apprenticeship
Deadline: 31/05/18 Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Fancy a career in Engineering? We can offer you the opportunity to work on some of the world’s most exciting engineering and design projects. We invest in your learning and development and we value the ideas and innovation you could bring to our work. So, if you’re ready, we can’t wait to get you involved. First though, we thought you’d like to know how our apprenticeship programme works. An apprenticeship enables you to earn a salary whilst you are studying for nationally recognised qualifications. You’ll get to work alongside and learn from our experts who have a wide range of knowledge, capability and experiences to share with you with a programme designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be a competent Engineering Technician. There’s no such thing as a typical day at WSP. Your role will be varied and your learning will be fast paced. One day can be completely different to the next. You will have the opportunity to learn new skills using specialist software suited to the area of the business you are working in, such as AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit. You may be involved with taking concepts, ideas and designs from an architect or engineer and creating drawings using the software to match those given. If you’re pulling together packages of drawings you might need to print, trim and fold these to be sent off to site or the client. Where practical, you’ll get the opportunity to visit site and see the projects you’ve been working on, coming to life. We understand that all apprentices are different. Therefore, we tailor your training and development to help you to achieve your own personal goals. You’ll undertake a supervised programme of in-company training and university teaching. You will study towards a BEng or BSc in either building services, civil engineering, project management or surveying at University over a five-year period on either a block-or-day release basis.
WSP United Kingdom
20 Feb, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: 31/05/2018 Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Fancy a career in Engineering? We can offer you the opportunity to work on some of the world’s most exciting engineering and design projects. We invest in your learning and development and we value the ideas and innovation you could bring to our work. So, if you’re ready, we can’t wait to get you involved. First though, we thought you’d like to know how our apprenticeship programme works. An apprenticeship enables you to earn a salary whilst you are studying for nationally recognised qualifications. You’ll get to work alongside and learn from our experts who have a wide range of knowledge, capability and experiences to share with you with a programme designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be a competent Engineering Technician. There’s no such thing as a typical day at WSP. Your role will be varied and your learning will be fast paced. One day can be completely different to the next. You will have the opportunity to learn new skills using specialist software suited to the area of the business you are working in, such as AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit. You may be involved with taking concepts, ideas and designs from an architect or engineer and creating drawings using the software to match those given. If you’re pulling together packages of drawings you might need to print, trim and fold these to be sent off to site or the client. Where practical, you’ll get the opportunity to visit site and see the projects you’ve been working on, coming to life. We understand that all apprentices are different. Therefore, we tailor your training and development to help you to achieve your own personal goals. You’ll undertake a supervised programme of in-company training and college teaching. You will study towards a BTEC Level 3 (the equivalent of A-Levels) in; building services, civil engineering, transport planning, rail design, surveying or business administration over a two to three year period on either a block-or-day release basis.