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Trainee Mechanical Engineer (Technical) HNC Central Scotland - 2020

Trainee Mechanical Engineer (Technical) HNC Central Scotland

Qualifications needed: 2 Highers including Maths and Science Grade B

Closing Date applications are open until 29th May 2020, however we reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before this date.


About Balfour Beatty and what we do:

Do you want to work for a worldwide, market leading Company? A company that has delivered some of the most iconic projects, globally over the last 100 years, with market leading capabilities across the construction, services and rail sectors? Then we have an amazing opportunity for you.


Take a look at what we do at:

Balfour Beatty is the UKs largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change peoples lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and youll find our mark in all kinds of infrastructure like schools and hospitals, major roads, rail and power networks. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever changing business.


About the role:

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as an Mechanical Engineer. This role with give you the opportunity to work for a market leading company, whilst gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop to your full potential throughout the apprenticeship.


You will be enrolled onto a Building Services Engineering HNC (SCQF Level 7). Upon completion you will have the opportunity for further development and qualification. The qualification entitles the learner to apply for membership of professional bodies, such as such as CIBSE, who are registered with The Engineering Council, for the designated title of 'Engineering Technician' (Eng.Tech.).

What you'll be doing


Your responsibilities as an Trainee Mechanical Engineer:

As an Trainee Mechanical Engineering, you would work within a team on our projects to assist with the manufacture, installation and testing of mechanical equipment in buildings or industrial plants.

Who we're looking for


You should have one of the following:

  • Higher Maths and Science at Grade B or above
  • An HNC or NC in a related discipline, e.g. NC in Building Services.
  • SVQ2/3 Heating and Ventilation
  • NC of Foundation Apprenticeship in Mechanical or Engineering Systems
  • Other qualifications and levels of experience within the Building Services Engineering sector.

You should also have:

  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Have the ambition and motivation to work within the engineering and construction industry


Salary & Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees and training will be covered.

For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and whats involved in the scheme click here and you can also view the profiles of some of our current apprentices across the Group.

Should you require any additional support with your application, please contact

Closing Date applications are open until 27th April 2020, however we reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before this date.

Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible as CVs will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunities employer, is a Disability Confident level 2 Employer and a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Balfour Beatty is a leading member of The 5% Club, which is now in operation in over 200 companies.

Trainee Mechanical Engineer (Technical) HNC Central Scotland - 2020

Apprenticeships, Higher Apprenticeship

Published on 1 Jun 2020