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Programmes Offered: Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3) Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7) Degree Apprenticeship / Sponsored Degree (Level 6/7)
Locations: Maidenhead Manchester Weston-super-Mare London Birmingham East Boldon
Industry: Engineering & Manufacturing

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About Costain

Costain helps to improve lives with smart infrastructure solutions, using innovative approaches and new technologies to safeguard the security, increase the capacity, improve customer service and drive efficiency in our clients’ infrastructure programmes.

We know that deciding which career path to take is an important and often challenging decision, but it can also be an exciting one. We’ve got real opportunities for those who want to learn, adapt, be challenged and grow. No matter what your background.

Our Apprenticeship programmes offer the chance to gain practical work experience and build core skills and contacts within our Energy, Water and Transportation sectors. You’ll be supported to achieve professional qualifications, such as diplomas and degrees, and earning a salary at the same time.

Why choose an apprenticeship with Costain?

  • A structured development programme, including academic study and experience, leading to a Certificated Apprenticeship
  • Support to achieve professional membership of a relevant institution
  • Competitive salary with two pay reviews per year
  • Work opportunities in a diverse range of market sectors and locations
  • You’ll be part of a new and exciting career development programme within one of the UK’s Most Admired Companies.

Today, we employ around 4,000+ people and are one of the nation’s Top 100 Most Admired companies and have been named in the Times Top Employers for Women 2019.

Costain is 9th in Engineering / Manufacturing Top 100 Employers 2020-2021

Latest Reviews from Costain

  • Business Admin Apprentice

    My job title is Business admin apprentice and I work for Costain within the water sector. With the water sector ever growing and Costain too we have been able to develop a strong, professional relat...

    7.1 /10
  • Business Admin Assistant

    Business Admin Assistant. I work in a framework with Severn Trent Water and MWH. I carry out day to day admin tasks for members of the Leadership team within Costain. This includes, diary organisation...

    7.8 /10
  • Quantity Surveyor Apprentice

    I am a Quantity Surveyor Apprentice for Costain, on the AMP5/6 NEC Framework with Severn Trent. I work within the commercial team and our job roles are to appoint the subcontractors for projects & run...

    7.1 /10

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