Careers - Apprentice Electrician

Position: Apprentice Electrician (General) Permanent, Full Time PAYE
Posting End Date:  10/05/2024
Location:  Herefordshire and Worcestershire
Salary (£):  Competitive Salary



As an Apprentice Electrician for Goodridge Electrical Contractors, you will carry out first and second fix,  testing and inspection and also maintenance at a variety of locations. Working in Schools, Hospitals, Factories as well as domestic and commercial works. Because we cover a wide area and service clients with specialist demands, you’ll need to be flexible with your working hours, comfortable working either alone or as a team and occasionally working away from home. You will attend college 1 day a week in years 1 to 3 with year 4 being all onsite. We use JTL as our training provider and you will be required to attend college in Worcester.


  • Work in an organised and efficient manner

  • Comply with all auditable systems and procedures, in a timely and professional manner, in order to maintain company certification and accreditation

  • Maximise individual and team performance through self-development, knowledge sharing, flexibility and a positive approach to work in order to deliver operational excellence

  • Work safely at all times whilst delivering excellent levels of housekeeping in order to sustain a safe working environment

  • Remain focussed on quality and value in the eyes of our customers in order to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction


We are looking for apprentices who are willing to learn, demonstrate dedication to complete their apprenticeship, and role model our values and behaviours.

Some of our minimum requirements:

  • Driving licence

  • Essential: Maths & English A-C/4-9 or equivalent

  • An eagerness to learn and develop in an engineering role

  • Excellent timekeeping, punctuality, and organisational skills

We are committed to nurturing talent and developing expertise through providing vocational and professional apprenticeships. Apprenticeships offer exciting opportunities for colleagues to gain the right skills and knowledge to build their careers and gain a nationally recognised qualification.

Regardless of your background we have opportunities for you to reach your full potential, and we want to get, grow, and keep great people at every level. We believe in hiring for attitude and training for skills, so if you have the drive and passion to achieve results, we want to hear from you.


It’s not just a job you’ll get here, you’ll get a career too. We have a range of benefits that reward and recognise great work and award-winning training to ensure you reach your potential. And we’ll also help you play your part in looking after the environment and the community in which we live.  Here’s some of our favourites:


  • Paid Training

  • Bupa Health Cover

  • Uniform & PPE

  • Power Tools

  • 29 Days Holiday

  • £30,000 Life Insurance

  • £25,000 personal accident

  • £12,500 Death Benefit (if travelling to work)

  • £25,000 Accidental Death Benefit (at work)

  • Team Fun Days

  • Team Family Fun Days



We are a diverse, inclusive and ambitious family run company with a focus on building a successful future. We have an open, friendly and respectful working culture where employees are supported through their career, which includes carrying out bi-annual reviews for all staff members, to ensure we keep up to date with individual personal goals. As our employee well-being is paramount to our company, we offer a career with room for your private life. Goodridge Electrical Contractors Ltd is growing rapidly and we have room for you. But more than that we offer a career with room for both your professional ambitions and your family ambitions. In a work environment where everyone knows the value of a healthy work-life-balance, you can shape your career to match your current state of life.


Please email your CV to: [email protected]