Balfour Beatty

About the role

Apprentice Plant Fitter SCQF level 5 Scotland 2020

Qualifications needed: 3 national 4/standards or equivalent

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.

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.

Take a look at what we do at:

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. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever changing business.

About the role:

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as an Apprentice Plant Fitter. Taking responsibility for the health and safety of you, colleagues and other persons who may be affected by your acts and omissions at work, and for the environment.

What the apprenticeship will offer:

You will also attend college and study for and be expected to pass SCQF level 5 Modern Apprenticeship Automotive within 4 years, as well as a number of other training and learning events, however most of your learning will be on the job, utilising the wealth of experience within the team youll be working within.

You will also have various other training opportunities, such as Induction, Continuous Improvement Training and Customer Service training. Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, we will look to explore further opportunities within Balfour Beatty and further development of you and your career.

What you’ll be doing

Your responsibilities as an Apprentice Plant Fitter:

  • To report to and follow work instruction from Plant Fitters and supervisor.
  • To maintain, fault find and repair specialised plant & equipment under supervision and guidance.
  • To carry out inspections on plant & equipment under supervision
  • To be self-motivated.
  • Live the Balfour Beatty Values

Who we’re looking for

Who were looking for:

The following qualities/experience are essential:

  • 3 National 4/Standards including English
  • An enthusiasm to learn and develop within plant maintenance
  • Pass pre-employment medical which will include a Drug & Alcohol test

The following qualities/experience are desirable:

  • Work experience or Part time employment

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.

To apply, please click here

Should you require any additional support with your application, please contact emerging.talent@balfourbeatty.com

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.

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