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

Our Apprenticeships

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

  • Workflow Administrator

     £17,772 -  £26,317

    Closing date: 26/08/2019

      Scottish Water is looking to recruit a full time Workflow Administrator within the Customer Response and Streetworks team. This is an excellent...

  • Treatment Operator

     £17,772 -  £26,317

    Closing date: 22/08/2019

     Scottish Water is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our Water Team in the Lanarkshire South area. This vacancy is...

  • Waste Water Senior Operative

     £21,324 -  £  £32,149

    Closing date: 25/08/2019

     An exciting position has arisen within Scottish Water to join the Wastewater Operations Team to have frontline involvement in operating wastewater...

  • Field Automation Specialist

     £27,373 -  £39,343

    Closing date: 24/08/2019

     Scottish Water is recruiting a Field Automation Specialist in the Highland area on a permanent basis. If you are focused on delivering excellent customer...

  • E&M Multi Skilled Mechanical Craftperson

     £21,324 -  £  £32,149

    Closing date: 29/08/2019

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

  • E&M Multi Skilled Electrical Craftperson

     £21,324 -  £  £32,149

    Closing date: 31/08/2019

      Scottish Water are recruiting an experienced & qualified Multi-skilled Electrical craftperson based in the Ayrshire area. About the Role Working as...