Maintenance Engineer Apprentice

Employer
Confidential
Location
Eastleigh
Salary
11400.00 - 11400.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
15 Dec 2021

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Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Engineering & Aerospace
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Engineering Maintenance Engineer Apprentice for our client. As a maintenance engineer you will be interested in taking things apart to find out how they work. This role will involve carrying out planned, unplanned and preventative maintenance on plant /equipment.

You will learn how to remove components assess their condition then replace/repair them, returning plant and equipment to an operational condition. You will also learn how to diagnose and determine the cause of faults in plant and equipment. Maintenance engineers also position, assemble, install and dismantle plant equipment.

As a maintenance engineer apprentice this programme forms part of your companies succession planning for the future. The company will support your personal and professional development. You will be trained, supported and monitored throughout the process

Throughout the duration of the maintenance engineer apprenticeship you will be required to attend PETA's Havant training centre for off-the-job training. This will start as 12 months of day release when you will complete your foundation skills training.

Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
Working efficiently and effectively in an engineering environment
Using and communicating technical information
Producing components using hand fitting techniques
Producing components using hand fitting techniques
Maintaining electrical equipment/systemsYou will then pass through the foundation Gateway to complete your skills development training in years 2 - 4 with your employer. Your Level 3 development programme will include:

Level 3 Advanced Engineering (Development Competence) delivered in the workplace by your PETA Job Coach, and day release for 24 months to complete a Level 3 Btec technical certificate.

Overall duration 45 months

As a maintenance engineer apprentice, you will learn how to work safely.
You will be learning how to locate and rectify faults on plant and equipment. This will include inspecting and maintaining plant and equipment.
As a maintenance engineer apprentice you will also learn how to read, understand and interpret information, technical specifications and supporting documentation
This job will mean preparing work areas and reinstating those areas after the completion of the work-related activities
As a maintenance engineer apprentice you will learn how to assess and test the performance and condition of plant and equipment
Upon completion of work you will communicate, handover and confirm that the appropriate process has been completed
As a maintenance engineer apprentice you will develop communication skills enabling you to provide information to internal and external stakeholdersEssential Skills

3 GCSE's at grade C or above (or equivalents) in Maths and English are essential.
Your motivation and drive are the assets that will be best appreciated.
You will possess good communication skills with the ability to communicate with peers and management
You will need to be open minded and willing to develop your knowledge and skills to support your future developmentDesirable Skills

You will have a good level of dexterity and hand skills
Demonstrate a real interest in maintaining mechanical and electrical items is desirable
You will have good hand to eye co-ordination
Your methodical and logical approach to problem solving will enable you to perform to make a positive contribution to all aspects of the job
You need to be able to learn through instruction and experienceAbout Company

Our client have over 100 years' experience manufacturing in the UK. In the UK they have more than 1100 employees which includes graduates, students, apprentices, engineering and production employees. They believe you get the best performance from people who are treated well. So, they take this approach all the way from the hiring process to promotion, developing all their employees holistically. Sharing knowledge is the key to developing close-knit teams and encouraging innovation. Our client have a number of training programs and development schemes to empower all of their people with the knowledge and skills they need to thrive.

Once you have applied for this apprenticeship, you will receive an email with an application form on that you will need to complete. Please keep an eye on your inbox (and spam / junk folder) for this email and complete the form as soon as possible.

We look forward to receiving your application

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