Apprenticeships

It is well known that an apprenticeship is a great way to kick start your career, and with QinetiQ the opportunities are endless. With over 35 locations across the UK, it is an extremely exciting time to join us.

Boasting more prospects and facilities than ever before, we are excited to recruit the most talented and enthusiastic young people to become key parts of our business. Our past apprentices are proof of our schemes' success, with many going on to become senior technical experts, leading or advising on ground-breaking projects across Air, Land and Maritime. This is illustrative of the level of training and support that our apprentices receive, and of the exciting places that our schemes can take you!

Our apprenticeship opportunities encompass both Science and Technology and business disciplines, with vacancies including Aeronautical Avionics Maintenance Engineering, Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering, Business administration, Project Management, Facilities Management, and many more.

By embarking on an apprenticeship with QinetiQ, you will be exposed to second-to-none training, along with access to cutting edge facilities. You will receive continuous support and guidance in developing your skills in a rapidly growing business. We are proud of the friendly and supportive atmosphere at our sites, as well as the fun social side of our apprenticeships.

Role Purpose

The 4 year Motor Vehicle Modern Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Electrical and Mechanical Modern Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (air conditioning, electrical & mechanical services, and heating & ventilation systems) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (painting, plumbing, carpentry, small building tasks and basic electrical & mechanical tasks) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within disposals, environmental and health and safety management.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (air conditioning, electrical & mechanical services, and heating & ventilation systems) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

The role provides administrative support to the Finance Support Services Department, working as part of the transactional administration team and reporting to the team lead.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Marine/Boat Building Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Electrotechnical Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Explore all available apprentice opportunities at QinetiQ: enter 'apprentice' in the keyword search box on our Search & Apply page.

"Based at MOD Boscombe Down near Salisbury in Wiltshire, the QinetiQ Apprentice Training School (QATS) provides a brilliant way to start your career in engineering. You won't find a more exciting range of courses, facilities and opportunities anywhere else". For information on opportunities, please visit www.besomebody.qinetiq.com.

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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The 5% Club

The 5% Club is focused on creating momentum behind the recruitment of apprentices and graduates into the workforce.

As a founding member of The 5% Club QinetiQ has pledged to support the achievement of 5% of a company's overall UK headcount being on a formalised apprentice, sponsored student and/or graduate programme.

The 5% Club website
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