Advanced Engineering Technician Apprentice Liquefied Natural Gas - Advanced (Level 3)

National Grid (Employer)

National Grid (Training Provider)

Annual wage £18,326.00
37.0 hours per week 5 days Shifts TBC
36 months (duration)
28 September 2021(start date)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
15 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you looking for an apprenticeship that will challenge and develop your technical skills whilst giving you unapparelled exposure to National Grids critical operations? Our operational apprentice is an exciting role based in Grain LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas).

Responsibilities

Are you looking for an apprenticeship that will challenge and develop your technical skills whilst giving you unapparelled exposure to National Grids critical operations? Our operational apprentice is an exciting role based in Grain LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) where you will be exposed to three of our operational departments to gain the knowledge and experience to become one of our LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) technicians, with the end game to be either working with our Permit team or eventually working within one of our six shift teams. 

The life of an Advanced Apprentice is varied and fast-paced; no two days are the same. On a day to day basis you could expect to be involved with

  • To learn how to provide process engineering support to the terminal shift operations team, to ensure accurate and consistent operations and to use engineering technical knowledge and data analysis to improve and enhance the terminal operations
  • Assisting in the monitoring, analysis, and reporting of site operational data; investigate plant performance issues and opportunities to enable improvement and innovation in the operation of the terminal

We're proud to offer a competitive salary of £18,326.

The closing date will be Sunday 15th March 2021, we advise all candidates to apply as early as possible to ensure you obtain the place you want in the application process. 

Future Prospects

An Advanced Apprenticeship is your first step to an exciting career with National Grid. After you have completed and passed your apprenticeship you will take up your position in your first post role. And, just because you’ve graduated your apprenticeship, doesn’t mean the learning will stop, you will have the opportunity to continue putting into practice your training, and working towards further technical certificates and qualifications.

Reality Check

If you want to start a career whilst furthering your education but can't choose between a practical or theoretical pathway, why not combine them?

On our Advanced Apprenticeship Programme, you'll do just that, with a blend of formal studying and practical application, you’ll develop the skills and sharpen the knowledge that’ll set you up to lead us into the future. 

There's never been a more exciting time to join the energy sector. It's a transformational era as we work to come up with solutions that will enable us to cut carbon emissions and tackle climate change.

Skills Required

We need problem solvers and creative thinkers.

Qualities Required

We need people with passion to help us deliver a clean, green energy system for the future.

Qualifications Required

To apply for this role, you’ll need to have a Grade C or above/4-9 GCSE in English Language, maths and a Science GCSE or equivalent qualifications. 

You will also need to hold a valid full UK car driving licence or be willing to learn to drive and agree to secure a valid full UK car driving licence within 12 months of joining the programme. 

Please note, to be eligible for this role, you must have already achieved your qualifications before applying.

Training Provided

Engineering Technician Level 3 - Technical Support Technician pathway.

Power network level 3.

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