Kyle Pickering, former apprentice at Greater Gabbard and recipient of Humberside Engineering Training Association’s “Apprentice of the Year 2015”, said: “My experience of working at Greater Gabbard has been great. The training I received through-out my apprenticeship was fantastic, allowing me to attend a number of courses ranging from turbine maintenance to electrical engineering.
“I’ve been a full-time member of the team since September 2017 and now work as an Electrical Operations Engineer at the site.
“Since I was young I’ve been interested in offshore wind and it’s great to have the opportunity to develop my career in this growing industry and I’m really looking forward to seeing the opportunities the extension to the site brings.”
Offshore wind to provide more than 1/3 of the UK's electricity by 2030.
Workforce to be 25% women by 2030.
30 gigawatts of UK offshore wind by 2030.
£48 billion investment in UK infrastructure by 2030.
27,000 skilled jobs by 2030.
UK offshore wind career opportunities to increase threefold by 2030.
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