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Trainee Smart Metering Expert

British Gas is leading an exciting revolution with the roll out of smart meters which will transform how customers understand and use their energy.

We seek to recruit enthusiastic, customer focused Trainees to help our customers understand and transform how they use their energy in the future. The successful Trainees will carry out meter installations, maintenance and repairs and associated meter work.

You will be required to work in customers’ homes, including outdoors dependant on where the meter is situated. In return 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, we'll also support you to successfully complete the new Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installer Trailblazer Apprenticeship. You will have hands on field experience gained in your local area with a qualified mentor covering operational hours of work (which includes some Saturdays.)

You must hold a minimum of 4 GCSEs / Scottish Standard Grades or equivalent at grade C or above, including English, Maths and preferably Science as well as a practical subject such as Technology / Food Technology or Electronics. Your application should ideally show evidence of your practical hobbies and interests, including voluntary work. You must hold a full manual 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 Energy Efficiency Consumer Services.

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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