BAE Systems

Degree-Air-Aerospace Engineer-Brough

Role Profile

As an Aerospace Degree Apprentice at BAE Systems you will be prepared for a professional career in the aerospace industry, involved in areas such as design, development, testing. Explore the reality of aircraft design, aircraft performance, flight dynamics and control systems and how you can make a difference.

What Does The Apprenticeship Involve?

During your apprenticeship you will learn various hand fitting techniques such as creating aerofoil sections, pipe fitting, pneumatics and use drills on different types of metals. You will have the opportunity to learn these techniques both on and off the job and apply to real work projects in the Air Sector through a number of placements where you may even find yourself working on site with our customers.

Former apprentices have gone on to be employed in roles such as Flight Systems Engineer, Mission Systems Engineer, Systems Integration Engineer, Support Engineer and Airframe Specialist.

What Qualification Will You Get?

Aerospace Engineer Standard Level 6 - BEng degree in Aerospace Engineering

How Will I Be Rewarded?

We offer competitive salaries and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and share saving scheme. 

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCSE’s grades 9-4/ A*-C including Maths, English and 2 science subjects and 96 UCAS Tariff points (240 old UCAS points) Including 2 STEM Subjects

Overview of Business Unit

The Air sector is a world leader in the aerospace industry with expertise that can be traced back to the very earliest days of aviation.

We design and build advanced training and combat aircraft; develop and work with the latest in cutting-edge technology; and provide support and maintenance for our customers across the world
By joining our 23,000-strong global workforce, you could directly contribute to some of our leading aircraft including the Eurofighter Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II or our next generation of aircraft, in the UK or at one of our international sites. Whether you’re providing direct support to our customers, ensuring our programmes run to time and cost or influencing the design and manufacture of our products, you’ll be completing work that counts.

We’re looking for people who are passionate about delivering excellence and supporting some of the world’s most significant aerospace organisations.

We believe in investing in our people and inspiring continual innovation in our business. Developing and using the latest technology to compete with the world’s best is at the heart of what we do.  

Providing world-class training, support and development to our people means we inspire the very best talent to achieve great things

Security/ Export Control

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are an inclusive employer. Recruiting, retaining and inspiring the best people from the widest pool is vitally important to us. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements you may need to support your application.

Don't forget to mention TARGETcareers when contacting employers!

Register today

Sign up to access to use your dashboard and receive extra advice in your inbox

Sign up