RPS Job 2022 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom – Geo Environmental Apprentice

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About the job

RPS is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our environment team as an apprentice. We can base the role at a variety of locations including London, Bristol and Cardiff. The position will suit someone with a real interest in geology and contaminated land who enjoys a balance of office and site works and travelling. RPS is a leading global multi-disciplinary consultancy. We specialise in all areas of the built and natural environment, shaping the future of our environmental, social and economic landscapes.

We will facilitate and sponsor (including payment of course fees) the successful candidate on a relevant environmental degree course undertaken part time (Block release for 6 – 10 weeks a year) over a five-year period. The remainder of the full-time post would be spent supporting our geo-environmental teams undertaking environmental and geotechnical ground investigations, environmental monitoring programmes, environmental audits and related activities on behalf of our clients.

What You’ll Be Doing

You’ll be working both in the office and site-based activities that could include:

  • Site based environmental monitoring such as water and soil sampling.
  • Site based support for our ground investigation projects.
  • Preparing information and undertaking assessments to support environmental desk study appraisals and subsequent assessments.
  • Environmental data entry and management, becoming familiar with industry data formats including software packages for the management of geotechnical and Geo-environmental data.
  • Geological appraisals.
  • Working individually (with supervision) or as part of a site team.
  • Helping prepare factual reports.

Who We’re Looking For

  • 3 A Levels with an average B grade pass (C minimum). To include at least one science subject. Applicants should also have five GCSEs grade C or above or grade 5 to 9 (or equivalent) including English and Mathematics.
  • Having undertaken Geology at A Level is advantageous.
  • Full clean driving licence

What We Offer You

During your apprenticeship RPS will provide a designated mentor to support you in your role and development and there will be opportunities to learn from the wider team which includes a range of technical experts in areas such as:

  • Ground investigation.
  • Logging of soils and rocks.
  • Environmental monitoring.
  • Human health, controlled waters and gas risk assessment.
  • Desk studies and Preliminary Risk Assessments
  • Minerals appraisals
  • Coal mining risk assessments.
  • Ground engineering appraisals.
  • Waste classification and material reuse.

We’re an accredited training provider – from entry level to master’s degree level professional qualifications in leadership & management and executive coaching & mentoring, we support learning and development for everyone.

A personal development plan and a transparent career pathway puts you in the driving seat of your career and you’ll be supported as far as you want to go.

We encourage and value different ideas, perspectives, and styles of thinking. We need a mix of experiences and skills to develop the most innovative ideas. We respect one another and recognise the potential and contribution of everyone. You’ll be joining a diverse community and a company that puts its people first and prioritises their wellbeing.

We understand the need to work flexibly, with agile offices and hybrid working offered as standard, we’re happy to talk about flexible working. This is a workplace that works for you.

A career here is far from ordinary. Here you’re not a number, you’re part of the solution.

What happens next?

If this opportunity suits your career journey, we’d love to hear from you. All applications will be considered, and if you’d like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact [email protected].

Ready to apply? Please have your CV ready and continue with your application online.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Mindful that a truly inclusive organization must make appropriate use of talent on a global basis and without unnecessary barriers, we are committed to embedding diversity and inclusion principles in all People processes in order to be as diverse as the communities and clients we work with, thereby securing, developing, and retaining the best available talent for the company’s future.

Our approach to Diversity and inclusion Our people live our purpose, deliver our promise, and demonstrate our behaviours every day. Our behaviours define who we are. Developed by our people, they underpin everything that we do. They create the memorable experiences we are known for and make RPS a great place to do great work.

‘Stronger Together’ is one of our five core behaviours and it is inherent in creating an inclusive workplace:

‘We are respectful, acknowledge diversity, and recognise the potential and contribution of everyone. We bring out the best in one another, always assuming best intent. People who learn and grow thrive in our business, sharing in our success.’

Recruitment Agencies We have a Preferred Supplier List of trusted partners to assist us when required and do not acknowledge any speculative CVs or unsolicited candidate introductions from agencies not on this list. Please refer to the careers page on our website if you require any further information.

Company: RPS

Vacancy Type: Part-time · Internship

Job Location:  Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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