Apprentice Health, Safety & Environmental Technician – Level 3 – Manchester - 2023 BALFOUR BEATTY PLC

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Health & Safety Apprentice based in Manchester. The role will develop your skills in planning, reporting and inspections whilst supporting the Health and Safety Manager. You will work for a market leading company, gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop your full potential.

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

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Subject to experience

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5.00pm (TBC), 37.5 hours p/w (TBC)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    31 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assist the HSS Manager in providing the material for induction and training

  • Attend key project safety meetings with contractors. Assist in the production of minutes and reporting incidents in Horace

  • Interrogate project wide HSS performance and assist in producing project statistics for monthly reports

  • Assist in carrying out field / on-site inspections and subsequent reports including follow-up of corrective actions

  • Assist in developing innovative and effective digital solutions for HSS on site.

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

Working towards the Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard in Safety, Health and Environment Technician over 2 years. We will expect that you undertake day release at an external provider, however this will be confirmed nearer the time.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You will be considered for a higher level qualification or a permanent role (opportunity dependant). 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including Maths and English (Grade A* - C or 4 - 9) 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.




Hyde Rd

Mottram in Longdendale


SK14 6NG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Safety, health and environment technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2023