Apprentice Workshop Engineer/Technician EUROMEC CONTRACTS LTD

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice Workshop Engineer / Technician. You will need to be passionate about engineering, keen to learn, be motivated to achieve success. As an Apprentice Workshop Engineer / Technician, you will learn how to service, repair and maintain a wide range of ground care and industrial machines.

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,520.00

    An enhanced salary of £13,520 is offered, which is above the Government Apprentice rate.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm with half an hour for lunch.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000211083

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Be trained to service, repair and maintain a wide range of groundcare and industrial machines
  • Working at becoming competent to carry out mechanical and electrical diagnostics
  • Learn administrative procedures and how to complete worksheets, timesheets etc
  • Attending all required training courses (internal and external)
  • Understand and adhere to all health and safety procedures
  • To build and maintain good relationships with customers, colleagues and managers
  • Completing your college work on time and to the expected standards
  • Working closely with us to achieve your qualifications

The training you will be getting

You will be trained in all aspects of service engineering within the company, getting hands-on with hydraulics, electrics and engines, putting your skills to the test daily to find the problem and fix it.

Work shadow a colleague and develop an understanding of workshop procedures through on the job training.

Attend manufacturers training and other training courses as appropriate.

  • Block release to SMB College Group, Brooksby Campus
  • On-the-job training
  • Off the job training
  • Apprentice will be working towards a Level 3 Land Based Service Engineering Technician

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

To become a fully competent Service Engineer, working towards becoming a Master Tech.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential

Things to consider

You must be willing to learn and have the ability to follow instructions. Have a keen interest in engineering through hobbies i.e. car/bike/tractor restoration, a driving licence is desirable for this role, but not essential. Be able to build good relationships with colleagues and customers. The ability to work as a team member and possess good interpersonal communication and literacy skills. To work with efficiency, accuracy and be able to meet deadlines. To be able to prioritise workload and work under own initiative. Have a high level of flexibility and dependability. In addition to financial remuneration, we offer our employees various social benefits including but not limited to: • Support with tooling • Full range of uniform • Full forklift driver licence training • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays

About the employer

Euromec Contracts Ltd supply and service a comprehensive range of groundcare equipment from leading manufacturers Iseki, Honda and Stiga as well as a wide range of industrial and municipal cleaning machines.

Employer

EUROMEC CONTRACTS LTD

Address

UNIT A1.WELLAND IND EST

VALLEY WAY

MARKET HARBOROUGH

LE16 7PS

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Training

Training provider

THE SMB GROUP

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Apprenticeship Department

apprenticeships@smbgroup.ac.uk

01530519001

Apprenticeship standard

Land-based service engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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