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Apprentice Service Engineer SUMMIT PLATFORMS LTD

As a Summit Platforms IPAF approved Service Engineer Apprentice, you will take part in our 3 year apprenticeship programme, learning to repair and work on powered access. Throughout your apprenticeship, you spend time in your designated depot being trained by our knowledgeable and experienced engineers along with completing time at college.

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Closing date: 12 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00 - £262.40

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. 16/17yrs 8.30am until 5.00pm, above 18 yrs 8.00am until 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001746094

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include: 

  • Assisting the service engineers on machine inspection and maintenance
  • General housekeeping
  • Routine servicing
  • Fault finding
  • Any other duties as necessary

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills 
  • Problem solving skills 
  • Practical skills

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking/Good work ethic
  • Positive attitude
  • Initiative 
  • Mechanically minded 

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English grade 4/C or above or equivalent

Future prospects

To progress within the business and become a fully qualified Service Engineer.  


About the employer

Welcome to Summit Platforms – a powered access rental company dedicated to providing the highest levels of customer service. Through our national depot network and supported by our recognised rental partners, Summit Platforms supply safe, reliable, quality powered access equipment across the UK.

Our goal is to ensure our customers are confident that every time they hire an access platform the correct machine for the application will arrive on time. Summit Platform's experienced and locally based staff will assist you with all your requirements, from surveying the job to training your staff.
Our founding ambition is to be easy to do business with and to make your powered access hire as straightforward as possible.

Employer

SUMMIT PLATFORMS LTD

Address

Harbour Yard

Hamilton Road

Portsmouth

PO6 4QE

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Training

Training provider

NORTH WARWICKSHIRE AND HINCKLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College

Contact

Aysha Beeson 07971120400 aysha.beeson@nwslc.ac.uk

  • Lift Truck and Powered Access Engineering Technician level 3
  • 2 week block release to North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College - Harrowbrook campus 

Apprenticeship standard

Lift truck and powered access engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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