Apprentice Electrical Engineer CONSTANT POWER SOLUTIONS LTD

We are looking for an apprentice to join our electrical team. In this role you will be helping to support the day to day activities of the electrical team, to develop an understanding of electrical wiring tasks and be able to perform all requires tasks under limited supervision once trained and to help prepare finished products for dispatch.

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Closing date: 22 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    Uniform provided, 20 days annual leave, length of service incentive, company pension, in-house training, career development opportunities, Ping Pong Friday’s

    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 (08:30 – 17:00) – 30 minute unpaid lunch

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    26 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000157409

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

·         Supporting the Electrical team with assembling of the controller boxes for the generators

·         Develop an understanding of electrical wiring tasks and able to perform these to your best.

·         Prepare products for dispatch

·         Continuing our coloured coded electrical system

·         Helping to complete Factory Acceptance Tests on generators.

·         Helping to equip work vans for the electrical team to go out to sites.

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

 
Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Level 3.

Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.

What will I study?
This apprenticeship will give you the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work as a Engineering Fitter and will include the following:

Comply with and work within health and safety requirements and company policies and procedures at all times
Interpreting and following drawings/diagrams and/or specifications for required component or assembly
Planning work activity, including resources, equipment and tooling
Producing individual components, for example keys, pipework, threading, wiring looms, interfacing parts, motors, wiring cables
Re-furbishing components
Assembling components to produce equipment, machine or system - in full or part
Quality checking and adjusting components or assembly against required specification; for example testing and calibrating
You will also work towards the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Diploma and produce a portfolio of evidence on which the End-Point Assessment (EPA) professional discussion will be based.

Method of delivery:
A flexible model of delivery is available based on the employer’s needs and can include an optional Level 2 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.

How will I be assessed?
Successful achievement of the End-Point Assessment will lead to final certification of the apprenticeship. The assessment, with an independent assessor, will comprise of 3 elements:

Project: report including evidence and questioning
Multiple-choice test
Professional discussion supported by portfolio of evidence

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Prospect to be on a permanent role with the company, learn to complete servicing jobs, commissioning and the possibility of becoming a team leader.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 2 other subjects (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 5/C or above (higher)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent science or technical subject (Grade 4/C or above) Essential

Things to consider

Must be able to reliably commute to Selby. After you submit your application, please look out for an email from businesspartnerships@yorkcollege.ac.uk. You must reply, otherwise your application will not be considered

About the employer

We are a generator manufacture who specialise in creating bespoke generators. We provide all maintenance services for generators and commission and install the sets ourselves. We currently have 22 employees with us and we were established in 2013.

Employer

CONSTANT POWER SOLUTIONS LTD

Address

Unit C4

Selby

YO8 4AA

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Training

Training provider

YORK COLLEGE

Contact

Apprenticeships

apprenticeships@yorkcollege.ac.uk

01904 770368

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)


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