Level 3 Apprenticeship - Highways Electrical Maintenance (Carlisle)

Carlisle, Cumbria
National Apprenticeship Wage
06 Jun 2022
26 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full time

Apprenticeship Duration: 42 months

Do you want to pursue a career in Electrical Maintenance and Installation?  Do you want to achieve a nationally recognised qualification and benefit from on the job work experience?  Then a Highways Electrical Maintenance and Installation Operatives Apprenticeship with Cumbria County Council could be for you!

Cumbria County Council has the fourth largest highways network in England and maintains approximately 45,000 street lights and 3,500 illuminated signs.

As a Highways Electrical Maintenance and Installation Operative you will be expected to effectively assist with a range of duties connected with the delivery of the Road Lighting Service.

Supporting the area based operations teams with the delivery of street lighting improvement and maintenance works, undertaking routine maintenance activities in accordance with service procedures, periodic electrical inspection and testing, structural inspections and improvements to given timescale.

For more information on our Highways Directorate visit:


Essential Criteria

Please note that your application will be assessed against the Qualifications; Skills and Personal Qualities and Behaviours listed in the Apprenticeship Description.  In your application form you must therefore clearly demonstrate:

  1. That you meet all qualification requirements, and
  2. That you have or would develop, the skills, personal qualities and behaviours required of the role and provide examples where possible.

Applicants will be contacted directly by the Training Provider Gen 2 and must successfully complete the assessment and check to be considered for the next stage.

Cumbria County Council will share some of the details you have included in your application form i.e. name; date of birth; home address; email address; telephone/mobile number and qualifications with its commissioned apprenticeship training providers for the purpose of the recruitment, training and management of the apprenticeship programme.  Please ensure before you apply that you will be able to attend the next stages of the recruitment process.

If you have any questions or you would like an informal discussion regarding the opportunity please email the apprentice team at apprentice@cumbria.gov.uk or phone on 01228 221400.

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.