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Trainee Electrician

Thank you for your interest in a career with us as a Trainee Electrician.

Our Traineeship is designed to prepare enthusiastic, customer focused individuals to become fully qualified members of the British Gas team. As a successful Trainee Electrician, you will carry out domestic electrical installations, repairs and rewires in customers' homes as well as diagnosing issues and defects and taking corrective action. If you join us, you will receive a rewarding benefits package including a van, all of your equipment, the latest hand held tablet technology, paid holiday, comprehensive pension and share save schemes as well as great career prospects.

During your Traineeship, in addition to the excellent technical training which includes vocational qualifications, you will have hands on field experience gained in your local area with a qualified mentor covering operational hours of work (which may include some Saturdays.)

You must hold a minimum of 3 GCSEs/Scottish Standard Grades or equivalent at grade C or above, ideally including Maths and Science. Your application should ideally show evidence of your practical hobbies and interests, including voluntary work. You must hold a full driving licence with 6 points or less for use within the UK. In return, we will start you on your fantastic career journey with British Gas Home Care.

This Traineeship is a self driven programme that requires highly motivated individuals to manage their own development throughout the duration of the training.

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