Power Technician

BT Cardigan ATE, Finch Square, Cardigan, SA43 1BS
£16,422 per year
01 May 2021
07 May 2021
Start Date
About the apprenticeship


Do you enjoy being busy, have the energy and flexibility to deal with a wide variety of different circumstances? If the answer is yes, then you might just be one of our future Apprentice Power Technicians.

Apprentice Power Technicians are part of our amazing Engineering Services team. They're the ones that maintain power to our critical equipment within our telephone exchanges and radio sites across the UK, as well as our data centres - basically the ones that allow us to keep doing what we do best. You'll learn maintain and resolve problems with all the power based kit we need to keep these going.

You'll get to grips with a wide variety of equipment, learning how to maintain power supply and air conditioning for our critical apparatus, making sure things work properly for our customers. You'll gain specialised skills so you can fix and maintain engines that keep our network equipment going in the event of a power failure, as well as working on the safety systems that protect our network. It's an important role, vital to the functioning our network.

From day one you'll join a team of experienced engineers who will support and teach you the skills you need to support our internal power network. We'll teach you the ins and outs of the systems that run our large network, and how to operate them safely and effectively, as well as basic engineering concepts and principles.

Additional information

In order to apply for this role, you'll also need a full driving license with no more than six points. You will also need to be able to identify a range of colours.



Bold Decision Maker
Customer Champion
Inspiring Communicator
Solution Focused
Collaborative Partner
Change Agent
Commercial Thinker


You'll need to achieve a minimum of five GCSEs at grades 4-9 (C or above) including English and Maths. Equivalent qualifications are accepted.


Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
Apprenticeship Learning Solutions Ltd

Engineering Manufacture Framework Level 3

About the employer

BT Cardigan ATE,
Finch Square,
SA43 1BS

Disability confident


Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

You'll need to apply online, and then complete online testing, a video interview, and an assessment centre. Please note the company site and application process is in English.