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Electric – Powering the Future                     

Start Your Career with an Electrical Apprenticeship

Fuel your ambition and build your future career with an electrical engineering apprenticeship.

At Gilks we are passionate about harnessing the next generation of skilled engineers. Through our continued investment in our apprenticeship schemes we provide you with the relevant knowledge and practical hands-on experience, to prepare you for a thriving career in the future power of electric. 

Once completing your apprenticeship and qualifying as an electrician, you will have the skills and knowledge to forge ahead with a career path in electrical engineering. You will have a variety of opportunities to progress, which include electrical installations on-site, becoming a supervisor, or moving across as an trainee estimator or into contract management. 

We support continuous development, and those with the passion to succeed can progress within the business.   

Be an Apprentice with Gilks

Gilks, as electrical and mechanical engineers, work in a variety of industries, including public sector, care homes, education, health, commercial, military and manufacturing.

Our team of specialist engineers are involved with an array of on-site projects from the initial design to installation of energy efficient lighting systems and mechanical services


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