About the role
About Balfour Beatty and what we do:
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 based at Canary Wharf working within the M25 boundary
Take a look at what we do at in London
Balfour Beatty is the UKs largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change peoples lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and youll find our mark in all kinds of infrastructure like schools and hospitals, major roads, rail and power networks.
These positions will mainly be focused in our Rail sector working on Network Rail and London Underground infrastructure projects. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever-changing business.
What you’ll be doing
Your responsibilities as an Advanced Electrical Engineering Apprentice:
As an Advanced Apprentice in Electrical Engineering, you would work within a team on our projects to assist with the installation and testing of low voltage electrical equipment in buildings, Electrical switch rooms and substations including high voltage electrical equipment in power distribution systems on the Rail Infrastructure.
Who we’re looking for
Who were looking for:
– You will have 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Maths and English or a Level 2 BTEC in Construction or equivalent
– Good communication skills, Good team working skills
– Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry
Why work for us
About the role:
We have a new exciting opportunity to work as an Advanced Electrical Engineering Apprentice. This role with give you the opportunity to work for a market leading company, whilst gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop to your full potential throughout the apprenticeship.
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. Throughout this process you will be fully supported with a mentor from our training agency aligned to the Joint Industry Board (JIB) uk.
Salary & benefits:
We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package in line with the National Industry and the Joint Industry Board guidelines for weekly paid operatives. 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 visit the website http://www.balfourbeatty.com/careers/graduates-undergraduates-and-school-leavers/meet-our-people/?section=apprentices and view the profiles 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.