Posted: 6th January 2021
Salary: £13,905 per annum , increasing dependent upon performance, plus fantastic benefits, and support!
Duration: 2 year programme
Hours: Full time
Qualification gained: Level 3 Water Process Technician Apprentice ship (Wastewater : Treatment Technician)
Fancy working for the UKs largest water company?
Here at Anglian Water, we’re much more than water and poo! We’re a company with over 5,000 employees and we serve over 6 million customers across the East of England. To continue delivering a high service to those customers, we are looking for the next generation of passionate people ready to launch their career and fulfil their potential .
What exactly is a Water Recycling Treatment Apprentice?
A Water Recycling Treatment Apprentice is all about how we treat poo and recycle it so it’s safe to go back into the environment .
You earn while you learn on this bespoke 2-year scheme. Throughout the first year, you’ll spend one week in four at a specialist training facility located in Peterborough. Here, you’ll meet a group of like-minded apprentices and build your knowledge on wastewater treatment .
When not attending training , you ’ll spend most of your time with a mentor where you’ll be on the job learning and building your knowledge . Day to day, you’ll be able to get i nvolved with our fascinating Water Recycling processes which includes screening, settlement and biological treatment . You will be working on Water Recycling sites across Lowestoft.
What do you need to be an Anglian Water Apprentice?
In terms of qualifications, you’ll need 5 GCSEs ( or equivalent ) at Grade A*-C or 9-4, including Maths and English . However, beyond your qualifications you’ll also possess :
- An enthusiastic nature
- A willingness to learn
- A passion for hands on work
- A commitment to gaining your qualification through a combination of study based and on the job learning
- Team spirit
- An appreciation of compliance to Health & Safety
As well as the above, you’ll ideally have a full UK driving license ( or be working towards gaining on e from your 17 th Birthday ) along with living approximately 30 -40 minutes from the area.
What’s in it for you?
- Fully paid accommodation close to the training centre
- Access tools , uniform and PPE
- 23 days annual leave – rising with length of service
- Competitive pension scheme – Anglian Water double-matches your contributions up to 6%
- Personal private health care
Plus , you’ll gain a nationally recognised apprenticeship , valuable practical skills as well as consistent guidance and support from our experienced team. Find out more about th is apprenticeship by clicking here .
Closing date: Sunday 31 st Jan 2021
To apply head over to the company site or alternatively head over to indeed where you will also find more information about this role.
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