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Apprentice - Plumber - Renewables ECO ENERG SOLUTIONS (RENEWABLES) LIMITED

We are looking for a suitable candidate whom would train as a Heating Engineer within the Renewable Energy Sector. The right candidate will be offered the ability to grow within our Business and develop their skills and experience across all technologies

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Closing date: 26 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    We would review the applicants experience and qualifications in setting the wage scale.

    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 to Friday 4Ohrs a week generally, 07:00hrs till 16:00hrs based at Barnard Castle and working within the NE of England. You need to have reliable transport to enable you to get and from our Unit at Barnard Castle.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be working within a small team, interacting with customers within their homes or businesses.

You will be helping customers move away from Fossil Fuels to Renewable Energy Technologies, helping them save money and transition towards a greener world.

You will be given day release, one day a week to attend college and develop your technical skills. 


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The qualifications you will gain will be Heating and Plumbing, this will lead up to a Level 3 Plumbing and Domestic Heating Qualification

You will attend a College either at Durham or/at Darlington (location to be  advised depending on the candidate)

You will attend College one day a week and the remainder will be working within our team..

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to grow their experience within other technologies and within our business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5 or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 5 or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4 or Above) Desired

Things to consider

Must be physically and mentally fit, the role includes heavy lifting, sometime working in confined spaces and interacting with customers, so the ability to communicate well , problem solve with great technical skills is paramount

About the employer

We are a Renewable Energy Solutions Company, where we design, install, commission and service renewable technologies







DL12 8UJ



01833 637916

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Plumbing and domestic heating technician

Level 3 (A level)

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