Apprentice Engineer - Southampton, Christchurch & Eastleigh

  • Job Reference: R0005752
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2021
  • Employer: Centrica
  • Website:
  • Location: Christchurch, Dorset
  • Salary: £14,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Let us take you on your SMART journey!

Join us as an Apprentice and let your journey commence

At British Gas we have taken Pride over the years as a leader in our Industry, nearly 7 million UK households have our SMART Meters installed, we service more than 6.5 million homes, and we are the biggest supplier of Gas and Electric in the UK.

Have you ever thought about a traditional trade role? Fitting Smart Meter, servicing boilers, repairing central heating? We also have new trade roles that you can progress into - Heat Pump Engineers, Installing Electric Vehicle Charging points - all this is possible if you join us as a Smart Meter Apprentice - anything is possible!

If you have four GCSE's/Scottish NAT5's, or equivalent at grade C/4 or above, preferably including Math's and English, a driving licence and excellent customer service skill then we need you!

Your salary will start at £14,000 rising to £17,000 after 19 weeks and £20,000 after 27 weeks. Once fully fledged your salary will have risen to £28,000. You can add a further £5,326 to each of these figures if you qualify for the inner London Geo allowance, £4,740 for the outer allowance and £3,828 for the fringe allowance

On average our Smart Engineers earn a further £4000 each year through bonuses and overtime. We offer an array of excellent benefits including pension, share save scheme and company discounts. In addition, we also offer the opportunity to flex your career path as your lifestyle changes.

So, what are you waiting for start your SMART journey today and apply here

Alternatively, if you want to have a chat and find out more about these exciting opportunities drop us an email at and we will be in touch as quick as we can.