Apprentice Service Technician Level 3 VANDERLANDE INDUSTRIES UNITED KINGDOM LIMITED

Working on our Baggage Systems at London Heathrow Airport on our four-year apprenticeship pathway, the Apprentice will work towards performing maintenance duties to ensure productivity and output, equipment availability, health & safety compliance, quality, Maximo reporting and team working is optimised in accordance with agreed timescales.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £19,000.00

    Increase to approx. £25,000 in second year with six month pay reviews.

  • Working week

    Shift work. May be between the following times: 6:00-18:00, 18:00-6:00 (18+ only).

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000226621

  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

As an Apprentice you will work towards being accountable for the following:

  • To be proficient in all aspects of the operation and maintenance procedures.
  • Electrical fault-finding and fault-rectification skills, including the replacement and configuration of field devices (motor controllers, sensors, scanners etc).
  • To repair and maintain all equipment through a proactive approach of planned preventative maintenance with a "right first time" approach and to seek permanent solutions through a culture of continuous improvement.  Ensure rapid response to breakdown situations and effective corrective maintenance regimes.
  • To enter all work carried out and parts used into Maximo.

To be conversant and capable of working in all areas:

  • Baggage Conveyors.
  • ULD Systems.
  • Automatic storage cranes.
  • Individual Carrier Systems.
  • Robotic baggage handling machinery.
  • Manual handling aids.

The training you will be getting

Apprentices will work towards completing a NVQ Foundation, BTEC L3 in Advance Manufacturing and Engineering, and NVQ L3 in Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (Mechatronics Maintenance Technician). This program is accredited via End Point Assessment by iMechE (EngTech).

Onsite training opportunities both online and in training rooms.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The Apprentice Service Technician will work towards being be able to perform maintenance duties to ensure productivity and output, equipment availability, health & safety compliance, quality, Maximo reporting and team working is optimised in accordance with agreed timescales.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

They will need a clear criminal record to be able to gain an airside pass. Prepared to work shifts.

About the employer

As one of the global market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, and service of automated material handling systems and related services, Vanderlande has an excellent reputation in the market for reliable project and service delivery, innovation, customer focus, and strong market awareness. Key markets include Airports, Warehousing, and Parcel solutions.

Employer

VANDERLANDE INDUSTRIES UNITED KINGDOM LIMITED

Address

3 Mondial Way, Harlington

Hayes

UB3 5AR

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Training

Training provider

HRUC

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

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: 30 Apr 2024