Advanced Electrical Apprentice - Engineering Apprenticeship

  • Job Reference: BB21890
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2020
  • Recruiter: Balfour Beatty
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as an Advanced Electrical Apprentice. This role with give you the opportunity to work for a market leading company, whilst gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop to your full potential throughout the apprenticeship.

A day in the life: 

- Meeting early in the morning with the senior engineer/delivery manager to review what happened the previous night to see if anything needs attention/addressing/escalation or a technical query to the Client (we do a lot of work overnight and we support night team) 

- Assess progress on tasks previously assigned (we operate the Tminus process and teams have to be ready)

- Help plan and prepare site work diaries for the night team

- Plan for works in three phases - in the future for sites to come, in the present for jobs being currently executed and for the those jobs in the close out phase

- Prepare review documents (SSOW, Time Chainage, Installation Diagram, Train Matrices, Mitigation/Contingency Plans etc) for review in the Tminus review

- Attend Tminus delivery review meetings where the planned jobs are reviewed for robustness and certainty for delivery.

- Participate in team meetings which can be design and construction reviews, progress and update meetings etc

- Order materials, plant and labour for planned work

- Clarifying and explaining technical aspects of job being planned to stakeholders

- Leading on briefing of job/project to stakeholders

- Submission of safety critical information in relation to the job/project where required

- Progressively prepare the close out file (hand back file) for the job/project.

Who we’re looking for:

  • 2 A Levels grade A-C in Maths and a Science / Level 3 Engineering qualification
  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry