As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2019, our industry partner British Steel have talked about how apprenticeships can help young individuals to gain direct access into their dream engineering career.
What are your thoughts on apprenticeships?
Apprenticeships are a great way for young people to learn skills about engineering whilst getting the benefits of working as well. They are a good way for young people to get into engineering careers as they give them a good grounding.
By working closely and partnering with the ENL UTC all year round, we are helping to generate the engineers of the future by equipping them with all of the industry skills and knowledge they need for the next stage in their lives.
Does British Steel offer an apprenticeship scheme?
British Steel offer exciting apprenticeship opportunities in both Electrical and Mechanical engineering, with applications now open for Sept 2019 start! By visiting our website (link below) you can discover further information and potential future prospects to kick start your career in engineering.
What do you look for in future applicants?
We definitely look for people who are keen and enthusiastic, have a passion for engineering and want to learn! We can teach the skills but they definitely need to have that initial drive and willingness to learn.
If you’re interested in working for an exciting company as a Electrical or Mechanical Engineer, follow the link below to find out more.