About the role
Do you want to work for a worldwide, market leading Company? A company that has delivered some of the most iconic projects, globally over the last 100 years, with market-leading capabilities across the construction, services and rail sectors? Then we have an amazing opportunity for you.
Balfour Beatty is the UK's largest construction and infrastructure business. We design and build Low Voltage electrical switchboards and control cubicles along with system accessories such as termination boxes, distribution boards and electrical components for the Rail and Nuclear sectors as well as Commercial and Aviation.
These positions will mainly be focused in our Rail sector working on regional infrastructure projects. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever-changing business.
What you'll be doing
As an Advanced Apprentice in Electrical Engineering, you would work within a team in our manufacturing facility to fabricate low voltage switchgear including testing of low voltage electrical equipment in substations, switch rooms and buildings and it may include site work on electrical equipment in power transmission and distribution.
What the apprenticeship will offer:
During the four year Advanced Apprenticeship you would complete the full framework on day or block release. After completing the Advanced Apprenticeship you would be given full support to develop into a qualified Electrician or may have the option to be supported towards a management role via a degree and professional status.
Who we're looking for
- 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Maths and English or a Level 2 BTEC in Construction
- Good communication skills
- Good team working skills
- Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry
Why work for us
We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees and training will be covered.
For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and whats involved in the scheme click here and you can also view the profiles of some of our current apprentices across the Group.
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Closing Date applications are open until 27th April 2020, however we reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before this date.
Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible as CVs will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.
We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.
Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunities employer, is a Disability Confident level 2 Employer and a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.
Balfour Beatty is a leading member of The 5% Club, which is now in operation in over 200 companies.