Scottish Water

We offer a broad range of career opportunities and our approach to inclusion and diversity means we can all make a real difference together.

We have an inclusive and collaborative work environment where we respect people’s differences. 

Our people receive excellent training and support to enable them to realise their full potential.  

We’re committed to engaging, enabling and energising our people by creating opportunities for all, supporting wellbeing and rewarding high performance.

Scottish Water Apprentices

Why Scottish Water?

An apprenticeship with us is your ticket to the rewarding career you have always wanted. We have a broad range of apprenticeship programmes which suit different aspirations and interests. Our programmes offer you excellent development, challenging and rewarding work and the opportunity to launch a bright career at Scottish Water.

Our apprenticeship schemes are a real alternative to University when leaving school. Not only will you gain qualifications - you will also get hands-on work experience and learn from professional and experienced colleagues.

We’ll help you reach your full potential by giving you first class training and mentoring. We'll invest in your development and you'll earn nationally recognised qualifications.

We will offer you tailored learning and development and the opportunity to take ownership of your career direction. You will find Scottish Water an inclusive and collaborative work environment where we respect and value people’s differences and you feel able to share your ideas and be yourself. 

Modern Apprentice

Modern Apprentice 2019 - Alex

Meet our apprentices - Nicola

Meet our apprentice - Nicole Bell

Graduate Programmes

Our graduate programmes are designed to build on your strengths and talents and develop the skills you’ll need to make a fantastic start to your career.

We provide graduates with opportunities to realise their full potential and utilise their talent to make a positive difference to our business.

Graduate Programme

Graduates Programme

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Latest Opportunities

  • Waste Water Treatment Operative

     £17,383 -  £25,550

    Closing date: 30/07/2019

      geographical area. Oban and North Argyll area. To support our continued success we are seeking an Operator, to operate and maintain our waste water...

  • Digital Graduate (Cyber Security) - Development Programme

     £25,500

    Closing date: 27/07/2019

     Digitally enabling Scottish Water now and in the future! As a Graduate in Scottish Water you €™ll be contributing to the success and continued growth of...

  • Scottish Water 2020 Graduate Programme Pre-Registraton

     £25,500

    Closing date: 17/08/2019

     Working at Scottish Wate r Scottish Water is one of the UKs leading water companies, the quality of drinking water and satisfaction with the service we...

  • Development Enablement - Scottish Water Graduate Programme

     £25,500

    Closing date: 27/07/2019

     Enabling Scottish Water to enable and develop you. As a Graduate in Scottish Water you €™ll be contributing to the success and continued growth of one of...

  • Program Manager

     £40,722 -  £53,267

    Closing date: 30/07/2019

     This is a Scottish Water Services Grampian Role Scottish Water Services (Grampian) Ltd is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual...

  • Sludge Treatment Team Leader

     £31,029 -  £43,569

    Closing date: 24/07/2019

     This is a Scottish Water Services Grampian Role Scottish Water Services (Grampian) Ltd is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual...

  • E&M Multi-skilled Mechanical Craftsperson

     £21,324 -  £  £32,149

    Closing date: 01/08/2019

     Scottish Water is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our Electrical/Mechanical Team in the Lanarkshire area working...

  • E&M Multi-skilled Mechanical Craftsperson

     £21,324 -  £  £32,149

    Closing date: 04/08/2019

     Scottish Water is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our Electrical/Mechanical Team in the Oban/Argyll area working...