Apprentice Smart Energy Expert - Beds & Bucks

  • Job Reference: R0008324
  • Date Posted: 25 August 2021
  • Employer: Centrica
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  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £14,000 to £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Van & Equipment
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Join Our Revolution

Become a Smart Meter Expert?

Recruiting in the following locations - Milton Keynes / Bedford

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.

What we haven't been good at in our 'traditional trade roles' is gender Diversity. It's pretty poor to be honest. We know we must change. We want to change. We need to change. And we are asking you to help us do that.

We believe that diversity would make us stronger and smarter, both in terms of our products and services, as well as in terms of the people that work here. We want to create an environment of high performance, where everyone has the opportunity to thrive, show craftsmanship, be curious and make a meaningful difference.

To be clear we are not saying males can't apply, they are very welcome too, but we want to openly encourage more females to join us, we strive for a diverse workforce to help serve all our customers.

Smart Metering is probably new to you, so we'll provide you with outstanding training at one of our award-winning Learning Centres to give you the technical skills and knowledge you'll need. You'll then be ready to go to our customers' homes in your own fully equipped van, with the latest tablet and mobile phone at your fingertips.

Career progression is important to us and we encourage our team to strive for success by offering cross skilling in new trade roles such as - Heat Pump Engineers and Electric Vehicle Charging Point Engineers as well as Gas Service & Repair Engineers. If you are as passionate about career progression as us, then we want to hear from you!

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 we want you to come join us.

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.

On average our Smart Engineers earn a further £4000 each year through bonuses and overtime. We offer an array of excellent benefits including pension and company discounts.

Why wait join our Smart Meter revolution now #change the ratio #techshecan