We are looking to recruit a Street Lighting Apprentice in the Northampton area.
E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.
E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.
A minimum of 5 GCSEs grades A-C / 9-4 (or equivalent) including Maths, English and Science.
A real interest in engineering shown by your relevant work placements hobbies or projects.
Any additional information
The role is located at our EON Highways Lighting depot, Northampton and you will be required to travel to this location daily.
Assessment centres will be held at our office in Derby office.
If you are offered one of our apprenticeships then your start date will be the end of September 2019.
Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check maybe required.
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Salary £11,218 per annum (inclusive of 2019 pay review)
Location - Northampton
“I want to have a bright future”
When you join E.ON as an apprentice on our four-year Street Lighting Installation and Maintenance scheme, you can look forward to a bright future. You’ll finish the apprenticeship with qualifications in highways electrical systems and electrical power engineering as well as a level 3 NVQ Diploma in Servicing Highways Electrical Engineering – and the chance to apply for a permanent role with us. This is a real path to a valuable career for people with the right qualities – in fact, the head of our street lighting department is just one of the people who started out as an E.ON apprentice.
As a Street Lighting Apprentice, I want to gain valuable skills and experience.
You’ll do that by working from your local depot. You’ll spend most of your time out and about, learning about all the technical aspects of street lighting and its upkeep. You will also attend training school to gain your formal qualifications and training courses will be provided to learn trade skills such as plant operation and live electrical connections to the distribution network. Learning from experienced professionals and mentors you’ll develop a comprehensive understanding of street lighting and valuable experience with a major energy solutions company.