Degree Apprentice Fire Safety Engineer- Level 6 - Derby - 2023 BALFOUR BEATTY PLC

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Fire Safety Engineer Apprentice. This role will give you the opportunity to study for a degree on a part-time basis whilst learning about the different aspects of Fire Safety from experienced professionals.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Fire Safety Engineer Apprentice you would identify risks and design safeguards to aid the prevention, control and mitigation of the effects of fire.

Some other parts of the role may include:

  • Fire Alarm Installation & Maintenance
  • Fire Extinguisher Installation & Maintenance
  • Fire Risk Assessments
  • Fire Door inspections

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Balfour Beatty offers a comprehensive training programme for the Fire Safety Engineer (degree) Apprenticeship. This will give the opportunity of completing industry recognised degree on a part time basis whilst learning to more important aspects of Fire Safety
  • You will attend university on a block release basis to develop your knowledge. You will provide effective, efficient, confidential and comprehensive support to our business

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, we will look to explore further opportunities within Balfour Beatty and further development of you and your career

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
A Level or equivalent any related (Grade - 3 A levels) Essential

About the employer

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




West Service Road



DE21 7BG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Fire safety engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2023