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At Anglian Water, we believe in doing the right thing for the environment and the planet. By joining us you will be helping us to create a sustainable future for decades to come. An apprenticeship with us is your chance to get a career for life. You’ll gain valuable work experience, achieve a fantastic qualification, all whilst getting paid for it! Water industry network technicians respond to incidents and monitor water or waste water networks, resolving issues or identifying action required.

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

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Closing date: 19 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Salary increases every 3 months at the discretion of line manager, subject to performance and successful completion of all segments of the training programme Fully Qualified Salary: Circa £32,000

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Our Water Recycling Network Apprentice’s respond to the wide range of issues that occur on our sewer network, including blockages, odours, flooding and pollution incidents
  • Our Water Recycling Technicians also look after planned maintenance to protect people’s homes and local watercourses
  • They are part of a team who are first responders to any incidents that may affect the environment

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

As a Water Recycling Technician Apprentice, you’ll train to become a fully qualified Water Recycling Technician within our Water Recycling team. As part of your apprenticeship, you will spend 24 months training and learning. This will be through a mixture of classroom study 1 week every month and the rest of the time there will be on-the-job training as you work towards a nationally recognised apprenticeship standard. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

All apprentices are guaranteed a full-time job in their specific field of expertise (subject to performance and behavioural reviews). 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 9-4) Essential

About the employer

There are more than 5,000 of us here at Anglian Water. All of us are passionate about putting water at the heart of a whole new way of living. We each play a part in supplying water and water recycling services to almost seven million domestic customers in the East of England and Hartlepool. We borrow water from the environment, clean it to the highest standards, store it safely, deliver it to millions of homes, and carefully manage it to ensure it never runs out.




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Water industry network technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Feb 2023