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Apprenticeship - Highways Electrcial

Job details
Posting date: 22 May 2024
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 June 2024
Location: Plymouth, South West England
Remote working: On-site only
Company: Enerveo
Job type: Apprenticeship
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Embark on a Journey with Enerveo: Crafting Excellence for Over 25 Years!

Enerveo is one of the largest contracting businesses in the UK, offering a broad scope of services including mechanical, electrical, high voltage, electrical vehicle (EV) infrastructure installation, test and inspection services, as well as street lighting.

Job Title: Apprenticeship – Highways Electrician

Base Location: Newquay, Exeter, Plymouth, Somerset, Slinfold, Fareham, London, Liverpool, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Stoke and

Salary: First year salary of £16,662, increasing as you progress through the programme plus a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing. 

Working Pattern: Full Time, you will attend college in 1 week blocks across the year, travel and accommodation for these will be paid.

Enerveo have an extensive street lighting business that manages over 1 million street lights across the UK and Ireland and through design, project management, consultancy, installation, and maintenance we play a major role in reducing energy consumption and carbon footprints helping towns and cities become smarter, greener and more efficient which benefits us all.

Could you be our next  Apprentice to join the team and drive this success forwards?

Is this role for me? 

Are you ready to jumpstart your career in the electrical industry? Enerveo is thrilled to invite individuals like you to embark on an exciting journey through our Highways Electrician Apprenticeship Programme.

If you can say YES, that sounds like me! to the below, you might just be who we are looking for to join the team;

Curious Problem Solver Wanted: Are you the type who loves unravelling mysteries and fixing things when they go wrong? If so, you're exactly who we're looking for!

️ You Take Pride in what you do: At Enerveo, we believe in doing things right the first time. If you take pride in your work and believe in the value of a job well done, you'll fit right in.

Team Player Mentality: Success isn't achieved alone—it's a team effort. Join a group of like-minded individuals who understand the importance of collaboration and teamwork.

Looking to Learn: Life is all about growth, and at Enerveo, we're committed to helping you develop new skills and expand your knowledge base.

Love to be Outdoors: Not afraid of a little fresh air and othe Great British weather? Perfect! You'll have the chance to embrace the great outdoors while learning your craft.

Want to Gain Nationally Recognised Qualifications: Earn as you learn with our Level 2 qualification programme. You'll gain valuable hands-on experience while working towards becoming a certified Highways Installation Operative, alongside other industry reconginsed certifications and tickets.

Looking For Guided Support: Throughout your journey, you'll receive guidance from our dedicated Apprenticeship support team, experienced colleagues, and knowledgeable college tutors.

Ambitious - The Sky's the Limit: Upon completion of your Level 2 qualification, you'll have the option to pursue your Level 3 Qualification and become a fully qualified Highways Electrician.

What do I need to be successful in the role?

No prior experience? No problem! All you need is a passion for learning, a strong work ethic, and the determination to succeed. Take the first step towards a rewarding career in the electrical industry. We are open to seeing applications from candidates of all backgrounds, there is no upper age limit, however we do legally need all applicants to be at least 16 years old, and have completed school.

You will need to stay at a specialist training centre in Norwich for 1 week blocks, roughly every 3 months through the 2 year programme. All travel and accommodation will be paid for.

Some of our ‘nice to haves’ are;

A Full UK Driving Licence – if you do not have one at the start of your apprenticeship, we will need you to have passed your driving test by the time you complete it.

If you do not already hold GCSE Maths and English at Grades A-C/ 9-4 then you will need to complete functional studies level 2 during your Apprenticeship with your college tutor supporting you every step of the way.

Previous experience in construction, or electrical works would be a benefit, but not essential

What are the benefits for me?

We know it's not all about the money, so why not take a look at our benefits to see what we can offer you?

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

We are looking to hold Interviews for these roles between 24th July- 8th August 2024, the start date will be the 21st October 2024.

Enerveo are a Disability Confident employer and are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is as inclusive as possible. If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact  

If we make you a job offer, before commencing employment with us, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic DBS. Enerveo are committed to offering fair opportunities to those with previous criminal convictions and will consider each case on its individual circumstances.