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Aftermarket Sales and Service Apprentice Engineer SCHENCK PROCESS UK LIMITED

The predominate focus of the role will be within our Aftermarket Team located in Stroud Gloucestershire. This will be split into two parts, hands on service work at customer sites and engineering support within the office.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 17 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,700.00

  • Working week

    8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am – 4pm Friday. 30 minutes for lunch The role will involve travel, staying away from home and work outside of these hours. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    10 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001759018

  • Positions

    1 available

Aftermarket Sales duties: 

  • Provide tele-sales support to customers including written quotations
  • Provide technical support to customers and colleagues
  • Expedite key quotations through the various IT systems as required
  • Maintain and update outstanding live quotations through the business systems
  • Attend site for measuring and support sales visits. 
  • Produce engineering drawings and Bills of Materials
  • Liaise directly with suppliers where necessary to obtain prices
  • Maintain all records of Spares Quotations, Sales Orders and Invoices from supplier to customer
  • Enter spares sales orders and sales prices of components on the CRM system
  • Administer sales initiatives as directed by the Aftermarket Technical Sales Manager

Aftermarket Service duties: 

  • Carry out service and maintenance work and complete detailed reports on findings
  • Carry out the fitting of spares/service inspection visits in accordance with the Schenck work procedures
  • Carry out investigations and trouble shooting as requested and provide written reports
  • Carry out installation work as requested
  • Carry out test and commissioning of equipment with relevant documentation completed
  • Work in safe manner at all times and comply with Health & Safety policies

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Understanding the importance of complying with statutory health and safety regulations
  • Good IT and literacy
  • Experience of undertaking a hands-on engineering project would be desirable

Personal qualities

  • Confident and team-player
  • A keen interest in engineering
  • Must be 18 and hold a full driving licence by July 2021 in order to attend customer sites

Desired qualifications

  • Five GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade A*- C (9-4) or above, which must include maths, English and a science subject, together with a real interest in technical matters
  • A engineering qualification would be desirable

Future prospects

  • Permanent position upon completion of apprenticeship contingent on successful performance within the role in either the Site Service team or within the office environment in either Sales or Engineer. Support for further study would be available such as HNC/HND

Things to consider

  • This programme is a great opportunity, however, will require a lot of hard work and dedication. Learners will be expected to work 2 or 3 qualifications at the same time and also contribute towards the Aftermarket team from the second year onwards including balancing learning with travel away from home to customer sites
  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

As part of a global business we engineer and supply dense phase pneumatic conveyors and Redler mechanical chain conveyors, as well a FIBC bulk bag equipment, industrial weighing equipment, material feeders, industrial screens and automation controls. In addition to our range of bulk material handling systems, we also offer maintenance and remote support services, through expert engineers.

Employer

SCHENCK PROCESS UK LIMITED

Address

Unit 102

Stonehouse Park

Sperry Way

Stonehouse

GL10 3UT

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Training

Training provider

GLOUCESTERSHIRE ENGINEERING TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gloucestershire Engineering Training Limited

  • Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Schenck Process UK Ltd are very proud to be working with Gloucestershire Engineering Training as our apprentice training provider of choice for our apprenticeship development programmes.
Providing engineering companies across the county with the highest quality training in mechanical and electrical engineering, GET lead the way in quality of delivery, structure and disciplined learning, with a network of support for learners and employers that is second to none within the county.

During your apprenticeship you will complete an NVQ3, Technical Certificate, End Point Assessment, Functional skills in maths, English and ICT (If applicable).

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Dec 2021