Tony Gee & Partners warmly invites you to embark on a rewarding journey with us as a Civil Engineering Apprentice. Join our Civil Structural team based in Birmingham and contribute to delivering innovative Civil & Structural designs across a diverse range of projects.

We are committed to providing you with comprehensive support to attain a Level 6 qualification (BEng Hons Degree in Civil Engineering), typically on a day release basis, paving the way for a successful and fulfilling career.

As an apprentice, you will be enrolled in the Civil Engineer course. This academic journey spans over five years, with all costs covered by Tony Gee & Partners through the Apprenticeship Levy.

Please make sure you read the how to apply section at the bottom and follow the instructions.

Qualifications to be awarded

Upon successful completion of the programme, you will be awarded:

  • Level 6 Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship
  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
  • Incorporated Engineer (IEng) status, following successful passing of the End Point Assessment

Progression Opportunities

Completing the apprenticeship will satisfy the requirements for registration as an Incorporated Engineer by the Institution of Civil Engineers, in accordance with the requirements of the Engineering Council as the registration body. Potential onward career progression within Civil Engineering could include continuing work as a Civil Engineer or pursuing a Masters Degree and gaining the necessary experience to apply to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Apprenticeship course delivery

Tony Gee & Partners is proud to collaborate with a renowned midlands training provider to deliver this apprenticeship. As an apprentice, you will typically spend four days a week honing your skills on the job and dedicate one day a week to academic study at a University. Your learning will be enriched through a blend of lectures, laboratory work, tutorials, workshops, practical sessions, and online activities, supplemented by your own research using library and web resources. Upon earning your degree, you will undertake an End Point Assessment to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and behaviours you have acquired during the apprenticeship.

Enticing Intelligence

Are you ready to challenge the status quo and elevate your professional excellence in an open, collaborative, and empowering environment? We are committed to creating a sustainable future, and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions aim to set the standard in our field. Join a global company that has been thriving since its inception in 1974. Together, we lead and make a positive impact on societies, companies, and individuals worldwide.

Join our team of Civil, Structural and Geotechnical Engineers

As our new Civil Engineer Apprentice, you will become an integral part of a rapidly expanding, dynamic team in our Birmingham office. You will collaborate with a team of experts who respect each other and work towards a shared goal. You will receive on-the-job training and mentorship from our team of seasoned, industry-leading professionals.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with our experienced Engineers and Project Managers to deliver effective designs for our Civil Engineering design projects.
  • Manage and produce design information, 3D models, visualisations, drawings, and schedules that bring our award-winning designs to life under the guidance of the discipline manager.
  • Learn to use an extensive suite of cutting-edge CAD applications and continually strive to enhance your proficiency.
  • Work alongside the rest of the Civil Engineering team, and teams of all disciplines nationally and internationally across Tony Gee & Partners to deliver our projects
  • Promote the Tony Gee brand, its core values, and our strategy as The Partner for Sustainable Change.
  • Uphold and promote policies relating to health and safety, quality, and the Environment.

Your Starting Point for constant growth

From the moment you join Tony Gee & Partners, we will support your personal and professional development, fostering your growth with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point should be:

  • Possession of at least three A levels at Grades C and above, including Mathematics and Physical Science (or equivalent). Other routes are possible subject to confirmation with the University in accordance with their entry requirements.
  • A keen interest in the Built Environment.
  • Capability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong technology skills.
  • CAD knowledge and/or experience is desirable but not essential.

Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role

  • Strong communication skills
  • Taking personal responsibility for your work
  • A willingness to learn and progress
  • A creative mindset and a passion for Civil Engineering design

Why Tony Gee?

At Tony Gee, we are more than just an engineering consultancy. We are a collective of innovative minds, consistently delivering complex and creative design solutions to the global construction industry. Our people are the cornerstone of our success, and we are deeply committed to investing in your development and wellbeing. We provide a supportive environment that nurtures growth at every career level.

We believe that a job is more than just work. It’s about achieving a harmonious work-life balance. To this end, we encourage participation in a variety of company sports and social activity groups. These groups offer not only a fun diversion but also an opportunity to expand your professional and social networks.

The Tony Gee Birmingham office is proud to be involved in some of the most prestigious projects across the Midlands and nationally. Locally we have recently been involved in the design of the Midland Metro, designed the longest span rail bridge in the Midlands and worked on multiple railway station design projects. Nationally we have recently been involved in the upgrade of the A417 across Gloucestershire, which is a £400+ million upgrade to the primary road network and are just embarking on the design of 2 more schemes of the A66 Northern Trans-Pennine upgrade.

How to Apply

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to Your cover letter should highlight why you are the ideal candidate for the role and indicate your availability to start. We would also like you to answer the following question in no more than 500 words: “Why are you interested in working in civil engineering as an apprentice and studying for a Degree Apprenticeship?”

Please include details of your academic qualifications or provide evidence of your predicted grades if you are yet to receive them. In such cases, a conditional offer may be made. We look forward to hearing from you!


Cycle to work scheme

Employee assistance programme

Eye care vouchers

Family friendly

Flexible annual leave allowance

Flexible working hours

Fundraising & volunteering opportunities

Generous company pension contributions

Group income protection

Life assurance

Private medical insurance

Social fund

Travel insurance


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To apply for this role, please fill out this form, ensuring you have included the job reference and uploaded your CV. STRICTLY NO AGENCIES. Tony Gee and Partners LLP is an Equal Opportunities employer and is fully committed to equality and diversity in the workplace.



    Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship – Civil Structural – Birmingham



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