Mining Mechanical Apprentice and Mining Electrical Apprentice, Big Pit National Coal Museum

Contract: 37 hours per week. Permanent.
Salary: Grade B (£17,161.57–£19,295.98). This will increase to Grade C (£19,169.56–£23,602.38) when training is completed.
Closing date: 25 February 2019 (by 5pm)
Interview date: 6 March 2019

These two Apprenticeship posts are being developed to ensure that Bit Pit have the technical skills to maintain access to the historical workings.  This is an exciting opportunity to develop engineering knowledge and skills in a mining environment.

How to apply

Type the forms on-screen and send to our e-mail address (we suggest you also save a copy to your hard drive)


Please note, we will need you to submit the Vetting and Equality Monitoring Forms before we can process your application.

Print-out and complete by hand then return to:

The HR Dept, Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales,
Cathays Park,
CF10 3NP.


Please use the section of the application form headed 'post applied for' to state clearly whether you want to be considered for full-time or part-time jobs (or both).

Please do not send us your CV - we will only consider completed application forms.

Unfortunately, due to the number of applications we expect in respect of this post it will not be possible to write personally to each unsuccessful applicant. However, interviews are normally arranged within three weeks of the closing date. Please be aware that the cost of sending the completed application form and any attachments will be more than the price of a single first class stamp.

Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales is an equal opportunities employer. Applications are welcome from all sections of the community.

For details of current vacancies across the UK's national museums, galleries, libraries and archives go to the National Museum Directors' Conference jobs website.