Career Opportunities

Trainee Gas EngineerWe work with clients and local schemes for our employment needs. Each year we aim to employ a number of trainees and develop them to our high standards.

Becoming a Watret trainee will give hands on experience, a salary and the opportunity to gain qualifications while you work. Successful applicants must be self-driven, highly motivated and be able to manage their own development throughout the programme.

Our Trainee Programme is designed to train you to become a fully qualified member of our team. During your training you will receive excellent technical skills which will result in the Initial Gas Qualification (Domestic).  Following this you will complete a portfolio of work and finally take part in a 5-day assessment, culminating in being awarded Core Domestic Gas Safety certification.

You must be 18 years old or more, hold NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) in plumbing and heating and be eligible to work in the UK to take up a paid training opportunity with us. You must also hold a minimum of 4 GCSEs or equivalent at grade C or above, including English and Maths. If you do not already hold a full driving licence for use within the UK, you must be working towards one at the time you submit your application.


Gas Safe Qualified Domestic / Commercial Gas EngineerTo be considered you will need to have up-to-date ACS qualifications suitable for domestic / commercial gas works. You must have a minimum of four years’ experience and be fully conversant with different types of gas boilers.

Added to this you should be able to demonstrate good customer service as well as have a flexible and positive approach, excellent communication skills and be of smart appearance.  A current clean driving licence is essential.

Please email to register your interest along with your CV