Craft Apprentice

Various Locations

This vacancy is now closed

Various Locations
Starting salary of £11,400
Closing date

What do we look for in our future employees?

We need people who are ambitious with a desire to learn, who embrace new ideas and challenge others to think differently. Above all, you must share our passion for excellence and be able to deliver results and impress our customers so that we can all be proud of where we work. If this sounds like you, jump start your career now - with a global business making a real difference to the way we generate and use energy.

Role Details:

We’re looking for someone who is excited about the possibility of joining SP Energy Networks as an apprentice. During this three-year course you’ll combine academic and technical skills training with work-based learning. During your training you’ll develop your technical knowledge and hands on skills and you’ll soon be out in your local District being mentored by an experienced Craftsperson.

You’ll need three National 5s or three GCSEs at grades A-C / 4-9, in English, Maths and a STEM related subject. Alternatively, we’ll consider functional skills at level 2 in English and Maths.

Ideally you’ll also have a driving licence as you’ll need to get to different sites during your training period. If you don’t have a driving licence, you will be required to obtain one as soon as possible.

Our Cable Jointers and Fitters need to be able to work within confined spaces.

For Overhead Lines and Fitters, you need to be comfortable climbing and working at heights.

Selection Process: 

  • Online Testing - If your CV meets the above criteria you will be asked to complete online tests which measure numerical reasoning and mechanical comprehension.
  • Video Interview - If you pass the online testing you will be asked to submit a video interview.
  • Assessment Centre - Successful applicants will then be invited to an assessment centre where you’ll complete climbing and hand skills exercises, as well as an interview.

Rewards and Benefits:

Join the ScottishPower team and you’ll enjoy a variety of benefits and rewards, including an attractive starting salary of £11,400 as well as the following:

  • Stakeholder pension scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • A range of employee discounts
  • Access to professional medical staff through our occupational health department

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