Apprentice Energy & Carbon Reduction Assistant

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Location
Rhondda Cynon Taf Council Ty Trevithick Abercynon Mountain Ash CF45 4UQ Tel : 07779657310 Email : maria.e.jones@rctcbc.gov.uk Website : https://www.rctcbc.gov.uk/EN/Resident/Resident.aspx
Salary
National minimum wage
Posted
02 May 2021
Closes
12 May 2021
Ref
1173
Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Undisclosed
About the apprenticeship

Duties

Under the guidance and supervision of suitably trained staff, the apprentice will develop skills and abilities in, and assist the various departments with:

Attending and taking part in regular team meetings and regular reviews with line manage etc.

Assisting with delivering Net Zero to meet the Council's goal of becoming a Carbon Neutral organisation by 2030.

Assisting energy officer's conduction surveys and site investigations to evaluate energy wastage, potential carbon emission reduction measures and energy conservation projects for schools and corporate buildings for approval under the Council's Carbon Reduction Programme.

Supporting the Energy Project work undertaken by the team and helping to understand and analyse further opportunities for Wind, Solar and other technologies.

Assisting the Corporate Energy Manager to produce energy consumption reports for the Council and assisting in preparing data for the Carbon Reporting Frameworks.

Encouraging workplace energy efficiency and sustainable practices through staff awareness campaigns.

Keeping abreast of products and design, attending seminars and training (CPD) events as appropriate pertaining to building engineering services and energy efficiency/carbon emissions reduction opportunities.

Additional information

Find out what some of our past and present apprentices have to say about their apprenticeship placement with RCT Council.
https://www.rctcbc.gov.uk/EN/Resident/JobsandTraining/ApprenticeshipandGraduateScheme/ApprenticeshipsScheme/ApprenticeshipCaseStudies/ApprenticeshipCaseStudies.aspx

Requirements

Skills

Successful applicants will be capable, well organised, eager to learn and will show an interest

Qualifications

5 GCSE's at A-C grade including Maths (B grade), English and a Science based subject or equivalent

Language

Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
Bridgend College

Qualification:
Construction and the Built Environment (with appropriate NVQs)

About the employer

Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) Council is the third-largest local authority in Wales with a population of over 240,000 and is based within the heart of the South Wales Valleys.
Rhondda Cynon Taf Council Ty Trevithick
Abercynon
Mountain Ash
CF45 4UQ

Tel: 07779657310

Email: maria.e.jones@rctcbc.gov.uk

Website: https://www.rctcbc.gov.uk/EN/Resident/Resident.aspx

Disability confident

Yes

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

Depending on government guidelines in place at the time, interviews will be conducted either remotely or in person. Following the government's latest social distancing measures, we are working to keep disruption of recruitment to a minimum. If you are invited to a remote interview it will be using ‘Teams' which you'll access via a link in an email invitation.

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