NORTHERN Gas Networks (NGN) has begun its search for new apprentices to join the company in 2017.

The utilities provider is looking to recruit in Bradford, Leeds, the North and East Riding, the Pennines, and Cumbria. Specialist areas include gas engineering and corporate areas such as HR, information systems, and quantity surveying.

Alex Willans, from NGN, said: “Looking for new talent allows the gas industry to continue to thrive, we are able to pass on a wealth of history and experience and look forward to finding potential leaders of the future.”

To apply before April 30 for a September start, visit