Balfour Beatty Plc

Quality Engineering Apprenticeship

About the role

Our Quality Engineer apprentices follow a training programme as part of our accredited CQI scheme. Depending on project requirements, you will be site or office based.

What you'll be doing

You’ll have visibility in key areas of our business – these could include construction, design, operations, supply chain, safety and commercial - and you’ll soon appreciate the important role of quality. Our aim is to develop your skills and to help you reach your full potential. The program aims to give you exposure to quality and engineering with a clear focus on site experience, with responsibility for process control and compliance. As your programme progresses you will have increased responsibility dealing with specialist contractors, construction workforce and will take the lead for solving technical problems. Throughout you will ensure compliance with our Health and Safety agenda and aspire to a quality management or Project Management career.

This role will be based in the West Cumbria area (Sellafield).

Who we're looking for

To be considered for our apprenticeship scheme, you’ll have:

  • Minimum grade C or higher in A levels, Scottish Highers or equivalent
  • Ideally experience within an engineering or construction environment

What we’re looking for

  • A flexible approach to work (you may be required to relocate, as part of your training)
  • A team-focus with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels
  • A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work on your own initiative

Why work for us

Salary & benefits

We offer a competitive salary, the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme, flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees will be covered.

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

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 graduates to come and join our ever changing business.


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