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Level 4 Gas Engineering Advanced Apprentice (Mechanical)



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Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Undertake installation, inspection, repair and emergency response activities on all assets on the National Transmission system
  • Deliver continuous improvements to maintain our assets, and create innovation for the future of Gas Transmission
  • Be a leader in working safely to ensure the protection of yourself and others, making sure everyone goes home safely at the end of the day
  • Support the development and commissioning of new assets onto the gas transmission system, considering future technologies such as hydrogen
  • Contribute to National Grid’s emergency and safety procedures to support in being a world leader in safety
  • Ensure that the high-pressure pipeline system is protected and reliable, making sure the gas is flowing to everyone in the UK
  • Oversee and inspect work activities undertaken by contractors and working party members to provide assurance that technical and safety compliance standards are being followed


  • GCSE maths, English Language and a Science GCSE at a 4/C and above plus one of the below:
    • 2 additional GCSE's at a 4/C and above
    • BTEC equivalent in a STEM subject
  • You must 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 after joining the programme.