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Apprentice Electrician Moonlight Design Ltd

An exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Electrician to join our small but very busy company who can add to our top-quality workforce. Ideal opportunity to become a qualified electrician who wants a career mainly working outside. Experience in the garden is important, we will consider those wanting the challenge of the outside environment.

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Closing date: 19 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £300.00

  • Working week

    Monday -Friday. Start time: 8am Finish time: 4pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001759212

  • Positions

    1 available

We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Electrician to join our small but very busy company who can add to our top-quality workforce.

We are looking for applicants who are very keen to become a qualified electrician and want to pursue a career mainly working outside. Whilst experience in the garden is important, we will consider candidates who want to take on the challenge of the outside environment.

Self-motivation and a get up and go attitude are very important. The new apprentice will join an existing team in delivering an exceptional standard of workmanship and will become a key member of a fast-growing company with a promising future.

Must be able to drive (A clean driving licence) and travel within London and the home counties with occasional overnight stays further away. Some late nights/long days.

Our ideal candidate should be able to undertake heavy physical work and have an affinity with plants.

Responsible to the technical director

Work involves:

  • Working out cable routes
  • Cable sizes
  • Working out LED Drivers
  • Digging trenches
  • Connecting junction boxes
  • Installing light fittings
  • Installing and programming remote controls
  • Liaising with the client
  • Submitting job reports

Possibility of a weeks trial (unpaid) to see what you can offer.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enjoys working within a team, but can be relied upon to work as an individual at all times
  • Excellent organisational skills and time management
  • Can work quickly, and accurately, with exceptional attention to detail
  • Keen to learn, develop skills, and progress within our company
  • Punctual, being on time is essential
  • Someone who takes pride in their work
  • Enthusiastic and motivated

Personal qualities

  • Likes gardens/gardening
  • Approachable, possessing an open and friendly personality
  • Keeps fit

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally 3 A-levels C and above and 5 GCSE (all 4/C above) including maths and English

Future prospects

  • Great prospects, running their own projects, overseeing projects, running teams into management

Things to consider

  • Office is in Chingford, London but location of work can be anywhere, usually in the South East
  • Must be able to drive (A clean driving licence) and travel within London and the home counties with occasional overnight stays further away.
  • Some late nights/long days
  • Most work is outdoors in all weathers all day, all year.
  • Need to be able to physically work - digging, getting your hands dirty
  • Some working at height.
  • No smoking or vaping permitted

Covid 19:

  • Please note, that due to COVID19 and social distancing measures, some initial interviews may be conducted by telephone or other remote means. Employers are required to take appropriate Health and Safety measures when employing a new apprentice. Each employer will advise applicants of which appropriate measures to follow.

About the employer

Moonlight Design work at some of the most prestigious properties in the UK. These exciting projects are for high profile individuals who expect the very best in quality of light fittings, installation and customer service.

We transform gardens, landscapes and properties with our lighting systems installing low voltage lighting, LEDs, RGBW colour changing lighting, remote controls, WiFi controls, DMX, mains lighting. We work with sophisticated lighting control systems such as Lutron, Crestron, Rako to name but a few.

Whilst our work is predominately in London and the Home Counties we travel throughout the UK.

Employer

Moonlight Design Ltd

Address

114A Station Road

London

E4 6AB

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Training

Training provider

HARLOW COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Harlow College

Contact

Kellie Tighe 07739467348 ktighe@harlow-college.ac.uk

The training will be a mix of practical learning and theory covering things like:

  • Health and Safety legislation
  • Environmental legislation
  • Practices and procedures for overseeing and organising the work environment
  • Cable termination
  • Inspection and testing
  • Fault finding
  • Electrical principles
  • Functional Skills

Candidates will be required to achieve the Level 3 Electrotechnical qualification, (Installation) or (Maintenance).

Apprenticeship standard

Installation electrician and maintenance electrician

Level 3 (A level)


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