Apprentice (Process Controller) - Fleetwood

  • Job Reference: UU00584-295713
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  • Employer: United Utilities
  • Location: Fleetwood, Lancashire
  • Salary: £18,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Apprenticeship
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Apprentice Process Controller (Waste Water)

Are you ready to live your future? Life as a United Utilities apprentice is full of benefits.

With a range of award-winning roles on offer, you’re bound to find your future career. We see our apprentices are well looked after, with a generous salary, 26 days leave excluding bank holidays, 10 driving lessons to help to get you on the road and many more benefits.

Want to be part of building a greener, healthier and stronger North West? Come and join us! We’ll provide you with industry leading skills and the experience you’ll need to succeed in your career.

Start living your future, today

As an apprentice process controller you'll play a vital role in ensuring our customers' water is taken care of by learning how to operate and control our wastewater treatment works.

What makes us different?

  • Secure your future – every apprentice is guaranteed a permanent position at the end of their scheme*
  • It’s a springboard to your career – we provide you with structured training, a dedicated mentor and quality placements to help you shape your career
  • Inspire the next generation – you’ll have the opportunity to represent United Utilities at key events across the region to engage with young people to bring careers in the water industry to life

A bit more about the role

No two days are ever the same as an apprentice process controller.

During your 36 month programme, you’ll learn how to make our wastewater treatment processes run smoothly by learning how to operate our systems and the equipment we use to treat our wastewater, to make sure it complies with strict compliance regulations. You’ll be involved in fault investigation and problem solving too so there’s lots to learn.

This can be a bit of a messy job dealing with the things our customers flush down the loo so you’ll need to be prepared to get your hands dirty.

Successful apprentices will achieve Water Industry Treatment Process Technician, Level: 3 endorsed by the Institute for Apprenticeships