Balfour Beatty Plc

Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship

The site locations are as follows: 

Heysham, Sellafield, Irvine, Montrose, Rosyth

Advanced Apprenticeship in Electrotechnical Engineering Balfour Beatty is one of the most respected construction organisations in the United Kingdom. Our goal is to become the contractor of choice - not only by being the biggest but by being the best. Our key attributes are to build quality solutions, to build safely, to build environmental awareness, to build trust and to build long term relationships by creating added value to our customers. Most importantly to you, we also build careers.

We are looking for motivated individuals who wish to develop their career as an Electrician.

What you'll be doing

As an Advanced Apprentice in Electrotechnical Engineering, you would work within a team on our projects to assist with the installation and testing of low voltage electrical equipment in buildings or high voltage electrical equipment in power transmission and distribution.

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

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • 3 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Maths and English or Equivalent (level 2 Apprenticeship in a Construction or Building Services Trade)
  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry
  • An understanding of Health and Safety is a must, along with a flexible approach to your working day and a willingness to learn.
  • Behave with integrity and demonstrating professional image at all times.

Why work for us

Salary & benefits

We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees will be covered.

For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and what’s involved in the scheme visit the website www.balfourbeatty.com/careers and view the profiles of our current apprentices across the Group.

Should you require any further support with your application please contact The Emerging Talent Team.

About us

We are the UK’s largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change people’s lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and you’ll 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.


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