Power engineer

Power engineer

Develop and apply new technologies to improve safety, reliability and cost-effectiveness within the energy sector

The UK’s energy sector is integral to the economy, delivering a fundamental service to the population. As a power engineer, you’ll help develop and lead in aspects of innovation, asset management, plant operations and plant maintenance, focusing on the most complex and fundamental engineering challenges within the energy sector. You’ll learn how to solve problems in new ways, and work on innovations that will influence the future of the sector. You’ll work with a range of experts to develop and apply new technologies, as well as improve safety, reliability and cost effectiveness methods for the sector. This master’s degree apprenticeship includes academic learning, combined with workplace learning and training. You’ll demonstrate competence in all core knowledge, skills and behaviours and further knowledge in one option, from power transmission and distribution, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or control and instrumentation.

 

Duration: 60 months

Relevant school subjects: Science, maths

Entry requirements: Three A-levels in maths and physics or chemistry, and one other subject, and one GCSE in English, or equivalent qualifications or relevant experience

Achievement upon completion: Level 7 (Degree)—equivalent to a master’s degree

Potential salary upon completion: £35,000 per annum

Find out more: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk