Launch Your Career
at H&MV Engineering.

Three Paths,
One Destination:
Shaping Your Success
in engineering

H&MV Engineering offers diverse early career programmes to equip you with the skills and knowledge to excel in the dynamic energy sector.  Whether you’re a recent school leaver eager to gain hands-on experience, a graduate seeking to launch your professional journey or someone who’s looking for a career change, we have a programme to help you achieve your career goals.
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H&MV Engineering offers diverse apprenticeship programmes across Ireland and the UK that combine classroom learning with on-the-job training. Our Electrical and Civil, Structural and Architectural (CSA) Apprenticeship programmes provide a structured pathway resulting in professional qualifications designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to excel in engineering.

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Through our programme, you can develop your expertise and become a future leader in the energy industry. This unique blend of theoretical knowledge, practical experience, and mentorship will prepare you for a successful career.

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Gain valuable industry experience through our internship opportunities. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from experienced professionals, contribute to real-world projects, and discover your potential in the energy sector.

Apprenticeship Programmes

Phase 1: Induction & Core Skills (Min. 12 weeks)
Introduction to H&MV Engineering, safety protocols, and essential electrical engineering knowledge.
Phases 2 to 7 (Alternating Phases):

On-the-Job training at H&MV Engineering: Gain practical experience across a range of sites and sectors under the supervision of experienced professionals.

Off-the-Job Phases: Progressively build theoretical knowledge through periods spent in college.

How it Works

This comprehensive four-year programme combines classroom learning with on-the-job training, equipping you with the skills and knowledge to become a qualified Electrician.

Final Qualification

Upon successful completion, you will be awarded a QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate and become a qualified Electrician.

Year 1

H&MV Studies: Introduction to H&MV Engineering, Onboarding & Foundation Skills, Health and Safety training, construction principles and essential civil engineering concepts.

College Studies (Full-time): Begin your civil engineering degree programme, focusing on core subjects such as mechanics, mathematics, surveying and computer-aided design

Year 2

H&MV Studies: Work based learning centred around the subjects been studied during the year and health and safety training.

College Studies: Continue with the core subjects and expand into Hydraulics, Civil Materials, Structurers and Environmental engineering.

Year 3

H&MV Studies: Work based learning with elements of project management, communication, presentation skills and completion of a project and presentation to senior management on the learnings of the apprenticeship programme.

College Studies: Studies continue and build on the previous subjects, expanding to include geotechnical and road engineering.

How it Works

This three-year programme is run in collaboration with ATU Sligo and offers a blend of classroom learning and practical experience. The apprentices attend online lectures one day a week, with an additional day each month spent on campus for labs and workshops. For the other 3-4 days per week, apprentices will work within our CSA team to gain practical experience by working on a wide range of CSA projects. 

There are three semesters each year (Semester 1: September – December, Semester 2: January – May and Semester 3. June – August) with lectures taking place for the first 2 semesters. The apprentices may also be offered opportunities to travel across H&MV’s range of international projects during their apprenticeship.

Final Qualification

Level 7 Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering by Apprenticeship, equipping you for a successful career in the construction industry. ATU is also currently developing a Level 8 and Level 9 apprenticeship course, which H&MV would support apprentices through upon completion of Level 7.

Year 1

Onboarding & Core Skills Training: Introduction to H&MV Engineering, safety protocols, and foundational electrical knowledge.

College Studies (Part-time): Begin working towards a relevant electrical qualification (e.g., Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation).

Year 2 - 3

On-the-job Training: Gain practical experience in various electrical disciplines under the supervision of qualified professionals.

Continued College Studies: Complete your chosen electrical qualification, further developing your theoretical knowledge.

*Please note that the pathway varies slightly across the UK depending on whether you’re based in England or Scotland, so please look at the job listings to confirm the full programme.

How it Works

This programme typically lasts three to four years and provides a structured pathway to becoming a qualified Electrician in the UK.

Final Qualification

Upon successful completion, you’ll achieve industry-recognised qualifications, such as the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation (Building and Electrotechnical Services), preparing you for a successful career as an electrician in the UK.

Year 1

Onboarding & Core Skills Training: Introduction to H&MV Engineering, health & safety protocols, and foundational civil engineering concepts.

The programme will include learning both on-site and at university. Our English apprentices will be in college one day a week, with the rest of the time spent on site and our Scottish apprentices will be at university one day a month, with the rest of the time spent on site. Both pathways will allow for study time to complete University work.

Year 2 - 4

Rotational Work Placements: Gain experience in various civil engineering disciplines through rotations on H&MV Engineering projects.

College Studies: Continue your studies towards your Civil Engineering qualification, deepening your theoretical knowledge.

Year 4.5 (Graduate Development)

Consolidation & Project Focus: Apply your learned skills to real-world projects with increased responsibility. Potential secondment opportunities may be available to broaden your experience.

*Please note that the pathway varies slightly across the UK depending on whether you’re based in England or Scotland, so please look at the job listings to confirm the full programme.

How it Works

This four-and-a-half-year programme combines practical training with university studies. Apprentices will have set KSB’s (Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviours), they have to achieve throughout the programme which they will gain on site and through a rotation programme working with Civil Mentors both on site and in design aspect of Civil Engineering.

Final Qualification

These advanced apprentices start at level 4 in UK and will leave the programme with a degree in Civil Engineering, opening doors to exciting opportunities in the UK construction industry.

Graduate Programmes


Stage 1: Search & Apply

H&MV Engineering’s offers graduate opportunities across all areas of the business, including (but not limited to) Electrical Engineering, Civil Estimating, Civil Site Engineering, Commissioning Engineering, BIM Engineering, HSE Advising, Quantity Surveying as well as IT, Finance and HR opportunities.

Stage 2: Demonstrate Your Skills
This stage is designed to better understand your skills and potential fit for the program.
Stage 3: Welcome to the Team!

Following the assessments and interviews, our selection committee will carefully review all candidate evaluations to determine the best fit for the programmes.

How it Works

Our Graduate Development Programme is a two-year structured program designed to equip you with the technical skills, practical experience, and industry knowledge you need to excel in your future career.

Who We're Looking For:
  • Recent graduates with a degree in a field related to your desired job role.
  • A strong academic background with a focus on relevant coursework (mention specific areas if applicable).
  • Eagerness to learn and a commitment to professional development.
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
Ready to Take the First Step?

If you’re a recent graduate with a passion to kickstart your career and a drive to succeed, we encourage you to apply for one of the roles available within our Graduate Development Programme!  Submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your motivations and career goals to be considered for this exciting opportunity.


Launching your career with H&MV Engineering is an investment in your future as a skilled professional in the energy or construction industry.

Structured Learning & Development

Our programmes combine classroom learning with on-the-job training, ensuring you acquire a solid theoretical foundation and practical skills relevant to your chosen field (Electrical or Civil).

Expert Mentorship & Support

Throughout your H&MV journey, you’ll benefit from the guidance and support of experienced professionals. You will have access to mentors who will support you and help with your development every step of the way.

Competitive Salary & Benefits

You’ll receive a competitive salary while you learn, making it easier to focus on your studies and practical training. We also offer benefits designed to support your well-being and professional development.

Contributing to a Sustainable Future

At H&MV Engineering, we’re committed to shaping a sustainable future for the energy sector. Our projects play a vital role in developing and maintaining essential infrastructure, and as an apprentice, you’ll be part of this positive change.

Clear Career Progression

Our programmes are designed to equip you with the skills and qualifications needed for a successful career in your chosen field. Upon completion, you’ll have the opportunity to pursue exciting career paths within H&MV Engineering or leverage your qualifications for diverse opportunities in the broader industry.

Join a Thriving & Collaborative Environment

We believe in fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment where innovation thrives. You’ll be able to work alongside experienced professionals, learn from their expertise, and contribute your unique talents to our team.