Apprenticeships and careers in engineering construction

The ECITB works to attract, recruit and train the workforce required by the engineering construction industry. This workforce underpins the delivery, maintenance and decommissioning of the UK’s critical infrastructure. It operates across the oil and gas, nuclear and renewables sectors, as well as major process industries, such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals, food processing, water and waste treatment.

Our research shows that engineering construction companies will need to recruit staff for an extra 33,000 jobs by 2026. Whether you are a young person just embarking on a career from school or university or already in employment in a field transferrable skills, there are opportunities to build a successful and rewarding career in engineering construction.