Apprentice Maintenance Engineering Technician tarmac/TP/111/5160 TARMAC TRADING LIMITED

Are you looking to start your career as an Apprentice? Come and join us as an Apprentice Fitter at Tarmac, based at our Hints Quarry close to Tamworth in Staffordshire. You will get experience in various tasks that will help develop your skills, qualify and allow you to progress within the business!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    Salary included above is for the 1st 12 months whilst on programme. After month 12, this salary increases. If you are aged 21 or over on your first anniversary, your salary will increase in line with national minimum wage.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000220287

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties may include: ​

  • General maintenance ​
  • Managing breakdowns on site and finding faults ​
  • Adding new systems on site for better productivity ​
  • Running mechanical tests​
  • Health and safety checks which include risk assessments and fire alarm tests​
  • Maintaining a clean and safe working environment and ensuring safety comes before anything else
  • Taking pride in all work completed and being determined to succeed!

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 qualification in Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician
  • The training will be a block release
  • Apprentice must be able to travel to Loughborough for College

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • After successful completion of apprenticeship, you will be given the opportunity to move into a full time position as a Fitter
  • Future progression opportunities in Tarmac are widely available with experience and include roles such as: Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade C or above (Level 4 or above)) Desired

Things to consider

This role involves working outside in all seasons of the calendar. It is a physical role with travel. Minimum age is 17 as a driving license is required.

About the employer

With 150 years of experience and heritage to our name, we’re a national network of local businesses, combining the knowledge and expertise of two of the construction industry’s most iconic brands: Tarmac, pioneers and inventors of the modern road, and Blue Circle, the company that patented Portland Cement. We employ around 7,000 people across a network of more than 400 sites across the UK. Tarmac is part of CRH, the world's leading building materials business.

Employer

TARMAC TRADING LIMITED

Address

Lichfield Service Centre

Hints

Tamworth

B78 3DH

Contact

Darren Page

darren.page@tarmac.com

07483 939300

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Training

Training provider

LOUGHBOROUGH COLLEGE

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

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations 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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024