Engineering Apprentice

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1285766716-2
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Veolia
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £10.18 Per Hour
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Commercial & QS, Driving, Engineering, Health and Safety, Human Resources, Social care
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Job title: Level 3 Electrical Engineering Apprentice

Salary: 10.18 per hour plus Veolia benefits

Location: Reading

Programme Duration: 4 years

Candidate shortlisting will take place w/c 29th April 2024 and assessment days will take place between w/c 6th - 13th May 2024.

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone.

Our apprenticeship scheme puts you at the forefront of Ecological Transformation, contributing towards our purpose of protecting the planet's natural resources, while supporting the communities we work in.

We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment in small and big ways, and contribute towards our inclusive culture.

The Apprenticeship programme is a great way of learning and gaining practical skills at the same time. One day, you'll be learning about the latest technologies and trends, and the next you'll be putting them into action.

What we can offer you;

- 25 days of annual leave + Bank holidays

- Access to our People's pension scheme

- Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential

- Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to

- 24-hour access to a virtual GP, 365 days a year, for you and family members in your household

- One paid days leave every year to volunteer and support your community

Apprenticeship programme

Electrical Engineering Programme in installation and fault finding on Electrical systems in a commercial environment

What you'll be doing;

- Working alongside our current team in Reading at Royal Berkshire Hospital keeping a busy Hospital running in all Electrical aspects.

- During this programme, we'll help you develop your practical and behavioural skills and support you in gaining the technical and professional knowledge required for you to succeed in your career.

- By the end of your apprenticeship, you'll have received industry-standard training and attained qualifications that will enable you to progress and reach your full potential.

What are we looking for?

- A minimum of 4 GCSEs Grade 4 (C or equivalent) or above/predicted to include Maths, English & Science.

- An open mind and a willingness to learn

- Full UK driving licence (Desirable)


As a part of your online application, you will need to complete gamified assessment challenges before we can consider your application for this position. We promise it's not one of those boring assessments!

If you are successful at the application stage, we'll invite you to attend a virtual assessment day.

Our promise to you

Before we can consider your application further, you'll need to complete a couple of short, gamified assessments. If you're successful following this, we'll then invite you to one of our virtual assessment days and a site visit.

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

We want to ensure that you feel supported throughout the application process and provide reasonable adjustments where necessary and requested. If you require any reasonable adjustments as part of your application and interview process please do not hesitate to let us know.

Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.