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Network Rail Level 3 Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme - September 2020



14th February 2020

Working week
40 hours, over 7 days. Shift work is included. Total hours per week: 40.00. Total hours per week: 40.00
Expected duration
3 years


In the first phase of the apprenticeship programme you'll be one of 200 apprentices living and learning at Westwood, our world-class training facility.  You'll take on academic study at the same time as working and complete a series of work-based learning assignments and reports. Following that, you’ll join an experienced engineering team at a depot close to home.

Depending on the path you choose, once out in the field you could be:

  • Track - Inspecting, maintaining and repairing the track network to keep the railway safe and efficient
  • Off-track - Inspecting, maintaining and renewing level crossings and fencing. Managing trackside vegetation
  • Overhead Lines – Inspecting and maintaining overhead power lines; working with high voltage systems, at height
  • Signalling – working on signalling failures & designing signalling schemes
  • Telecoms – supporting a wide range of telecommunications systems & developing new telecoms technology
  • Distribution & Plant – keeping power flowing through the electrified rails safely & efficiently. Investigating loss of power to substations

There's lots to take in and a lot of responsibility to take on, but by the end of the scheme, you'll be set up for a great future and career at Network Rail.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 30/04/2020


Competitive salary


This job is located in Norwich, Ipswich

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