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Road Construction Plant Apprentice A T Plant Services Ltd

To provide a reliable and fast service to companies operating in the road construction plant industry.

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Closing date: 31 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £197.21

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 17:00 and Saturday, 08:00 to 12:00.

    Total hours per week: 41.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001814540

  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties will include:

  • Your job would fall into one of two areas – preventative (servicing) maintenance and emergency maintenance (breakdowns)

In preventative maintenance, your duties would include:

  • Making scheduled checks on machinery and parts
  • Finding and fixing faults, and recalibrating instruments
  • Oiling and cleaning machinery and parts
  • Carrying out scheduled overhaul and replacing parts that have reached the end of their working life

Emergency maintenance tasks would include:

  • Responding immediately to machinery breakdowns
  • Fixing faults on site or arranging for replacement equipment to be installed

You will mainly be placed in the company’s workshops but potentially, given the nature of the business, some site work may be required.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Must be able to demonstrate a mechanical aptitude & problem-solving ability
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Desired qualifications

Good maths & English skills are beneficial but not a necessity for the right individual.

Future prospects

To become a fully qualified plant engineer.


About the employer

Sales, Service and Hire for Plant Machinery

Employer

A T Plant Services Ltd

Address

12

Adlington Court

Warrington

WA3 6PL

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Training

Training provider

REASEHEATH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reaseheath College

Level 3 Land-Based Service Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, Construction Plant Route which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths & English
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Reaseheath Training will be the apprenticeship provider for this apprenticeship. The employer will give guidance and support throughout the standard of your apprenticeship.

Off-the-job training must make up at least 20% of the apprentice’s contracted hours, over the total duration of the apprentice’s planned training period. Reaseheath Training also offer optional extra industry qualifications at additional cost.

Apprenticeship standard

Land-based service engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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