Apprentice Smart Energy Expert – Edinburgh And The Borders

Job description

Salary £13,750 rising to £20,600 when fully qualified and competent (plus London weighting up to c.£2k in specific areas.)

Welcome to the British Gas Jobs website and thank you for your interest in a career with us as an Apprentice Smart Energy Expert.

We seek to recruit enthusiastic, customer focused Apprentices to help our customers understand and transform how they use their energy in the future. The successful Apprentices 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 apprenticeship, in addition to the excellent technical training which includes the City & Guilds Level 2 QCF Diploma in Smart Metering Dual Fuel, you will have hands on field experience gained in your local area with a qualified mentor covering operational hours of work (which include 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 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 Smart Metering

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

Once you have submitted your application you should hear from a member of our team within 5 working days. If you have not heard within this time or you have any queries please contact us at

Please note there is no age limit on British Gas apprenticeships