Aberdeen Apprenticeships and School Leaver Jobs

As the capital of Europe's oil-and-gas industry, the city has become a global technology and support centre for many offshore engineering and service companies as well as the core service provider for the UK’s North Sea oil rigs and energy exploration businesses. In total some 40,000 jobs within Aberdeen are directly dependent on oil and gas (which is a third of total employment within the city).

The main apprenticeship recruitment opportunities for school leavers are therefore to be found in oil and gas engineering specialties, offshore drilling and oil rig maintenance.

The rest of the local economy is mostly built around servicing the high-income professionals of oil workers, engineers and executives who work for companies like Royal Dutch Shell, BP, Petrofac, Tullow Oil, Premier Oil and others. This means there are apprenticeship and trainee opportunities in financial and accounting companies, IT support, hospitality and customer services, construction and retail sectors.

Aberdeen unemployment is low at around 4% (Aberdeenshire at 3%) and so generally there is a high level of employment opportunity.

Other apprentice vacancies in the local economy can be found within: Food and drink (with firms making whisky, baked goods, canned goods and seafood), tourism, and there is a considerable amount of university employment and research activity plus mainstream healthcare service jobs.

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Job specification: Job DescriptionAt Motion Software, we are looking for an enthusiastic Support tester Apprentice to join our innovative Aberdeen based Kinetic product team. Working with us, you'll help…

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Job specification: Key Responsibilities: Your Software Apprenticeship will support your learning and development in the following but an interest/understanding would be an advantage : Microsoft .net, c#…

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Job specification: Key Responsibilities: First point of contact for telephone enquiriesResponding to customer emailsLasing with the team and managing schedulesSupporting the existing team with administration…

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A great opportunity to learn different aspects of IT repair and support technologies. Apply now! You will be working for...Adynamic and innovative technology solutions provider that prides itself on the…

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Employer Description: Established in 1976, This IT comapny provides innovative software and IT hardware solutions to companies across Scotland, ranging from small businesses to multinationals with global…

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This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting and vibrant environment. Here, you get to earn and learn. Apply now! You will be working for?A successful and established Letting and Estate Agent based…

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Employer Description: An award winning, Ofsted outstanding apprenticeship from QA - 94% go onto full-time jobs.This business is an international research centre based in Scotland. The work we do is right…

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Records Management Apprentice opportunity working in Aberdeen city centre. Core practice areas include corporate finance;commercial;banking;exploration and production;planning;dispute resolution;health,…

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Employer DescriptionThis is a large enterprise environment of approximately 3000 users. Working as part of a Major international Oil and Gas company, you will be on the frontline for all UK users and will…

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Job specification: Job DescriptionAn Aberdeen based IT &Telecoms organisation. We provide complete communications solutions to companies in the Northeast of Scotland and have built our business of…

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Aberdeen &Grampian Chamber of Commerce is North-east Scotland's leading member-focused, business organisation representing more than 1,250 businesses with almost 125,000 employees covering all industry…

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Apprentice Systems Technician opportunity available in Aberdeen city center for an enthusiastic person seeking to develop a career within IT. This opportunity is with a company providing bespoke IT solutions,…

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Technical Administrator &PA Apprentice is a new role within an established IT support company.To support the growth of the business, a new position is available to an enthusiastic, organised and ambitious…

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Technical Administrator &PA Apprentice is a new role within an established IT support company.To support the growth of the business, a new position is available to an enthusiastic, organised and ambitious…

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Job specification: Job DescriptionAn exciting opportunity for a software apprentice to join an engineering organisation that provides engineering data solutions that enable clients to manage their engineering…

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An exciting opportunity for and Apprentice Account Manager in Aberdeen.Working within the company's head office, you will join an established team to develop your skills and knowledge within Office Products.The…

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With pubs, bars and restaurants across the UK, Mitchells & Butlers has apprenticeships as tasty as the food we serve. Every moment is a chance to prove yourself with plenty of room for progression.…

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With pubs, bars and restaurants across the UK, Mitchells & Butlers has apprenticeships as tasty as the food we serve. Every moment is a chance to prove yourself with plenty of room for progression.…

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With pubs, bars and restaurants across the UK, Mitchells & Butlers has apprenticeships as tasty as the food we serve. Every moment is a chance to prove yourself with plenty of room for progression.…

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