Water Utility Apprenticeship
Apprentice opportunities are available in the Water & Waste Water Production Line function within the Customer Services Delivery (CSD). The Water Production Line is responsible for the treatment and distribution of potable water supplying the customer with the water they need. The Waste Water Production Line is responsible for the provision of a high quality wastewater service, which contributes to the protection of the natural environment and complies with all regulatory and quality standards.
We currently have opportunities for self-motivated and enthusiastic Apprentices at locations across Northern Ireland, who are interested in making a difference to the Northern Ireland water industry and building a career with NI Water.
NI Water offer a competitive salary and benefits package from day one, an opportunity to learn alongside brilliant people, an opportunity to earn as you learn via day release and an opportunity to get a Level 2 & 3 qualification in Water and Waste Water Operations.
M&E Services is a support Function which operates within the Customer Services Delivery Directorate maintaining assets for both Water and Wastewater treatment and distribution teams. The Mechanical & Electrical (M&E) Services function is responsible for ensuring the ongoing reliability of over 100,000 items of Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation and Safety related equipment for NI Water’s Production Lines.
We currently have opportunities at various locations across Northern Ireland for self-motivated and enthusiastic Apprentices, who are interested in making a difference to the Northern Ireland water industry. This four year programme is designed to provide you with real life on the job experience, to help you develop new skills and gain the knowledge needed to enable you to build a successful career n NI Water. As a Mechanical Engineering Craft Apprentice you will work alongside the Craft Fitter to ensure equipment availability is optimised and that NI Water is able to comply with its regulatory and statutory obligations.
NI Water offer a competitive salary and benefits package from day one, an opportunity to learn alongside brilliant people, an opportunity to earn as you learn via day release and an opportunity to get a City & Guilds NVQ Level 2 and 3 (or Equivalent) industry recognised qualification.
Here at NI Water we are investing heavily in our entry-level strategy by attracting, developing and retaining top talent to build upon our already established Apprentice Academy and support succession planning.
As part of UK National Apprenticeship Week we featured a series of insights into our apprentice and entry-level roles, starting with an introduction to our new class of 2022 water and wastewater apprentices, as well as, our first group of higher-level apprentices and graduates in Asset Delivery.
Here's our latest water and wastewater apprentices who joined us recently and are currently completing their induction and on boarding with the Learning & Development Team.
Video 1: Meet our new water and wastewater apprentices
Video 2: Hear from Dan Gallop
Video 3: Hear from William Gillen
Video 4: Hear from Andy Bell
Video 5: Hear from Oliver Ferris