Level 3 Domestic Service Engineer Apprentice (Tamworth based) Baxi Heating UK Limited

Would you like to become a heating engineer of the future? Baxi Heating is a leading provider of environmentally friendly and efficient heating solutions across a range of leading domestic and commercial brands. We have over 150 years of experience, pride ourselves on our values and strive for earning lifetime loyalty with our customers.

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

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Closing date: 29 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    We offer 1st year salary £10, 982.40 with the 2nd year salary based on national minimum wage for your age. 25 days holiday per annum plus UK bank holidays. We also offer a contributory pension and sick pay schemes, staff discounts and more.

    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

    Working week- Monday to Friday 8am-4pm College weeks- Monday to Friday 9am-5pm (there may be some expected travel to college on a Sunday dependent upon your location)

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227388

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Join us as we support the energy transition towards a zero-carbon economy!

This service engineer training apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to learn from experienced heating engineers in the field alongside studying for your Gas Engineering Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard at college.

As part of your apprenticeship, you will:

·       Complete the full range of gas and electrical related tasks associated with the repair, service, and maintenance of Baxi products. 

·       Attend in-house, college and engineer accompaniment training as and when required.  

·       Provide feedback by the completion of a logbook on a weekly basis, listing the main duties carried out.

·       Develop good working relationships with colleagues and support them when required  

Responsibilities 

·       To act as an ambassador for Baxi Heating UK at all times 

·       To comply with the Health and Safety Policy and procedures and draw to their manager’s attention any unsafe working practice/conditions

·       To comply with the Information Security Policy.

·       To comply with the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy at all times.

The training you will be getting

The successful apprentices will complete a Level 3 Gas engineering operative apprenticeship over 2 years and be expected to attend college on a block release basis (a minimum of 17 weeks residential training at James Watt College in Birmingham plus other locations in the first year) and complete all work required for the qualification below to agreed timescales:  

·       Level 3 Gas Engineering Standard

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship programme, embark on the next stage of our Career Development Pathway.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

• The apprenticeship requires you to travel throughout its duration – so ability to travel and stay away from home is essential. • Baxi will pay all travel and accommodation costs • Ideally you will have a driving license, but this is not essential.

About the employer

Baxi Heating is a leading provider of environmentally friendly and efficient heating solutions across a range of leading domestic and commercial brands. We have over 150 years of experience, pride ourselves on our values and strive for earning lifetime loyalty with our customers. Our established foothold in the heating manufacturing market with a well-respected product portfolio, committed and long-standing customers across both commercial and residential markets and an amazing army of people puts us in a position to lead the way for change, and make a lasting mark on the industry. Do you have a passion and appetite for evolution? Come and join us!

Employer

Baxi Heating UK Limited

Address

Tamworth

B77 1AB

Contact

Krystal Mckinnell

apprenticeship.enquiries@baxi.co.uk

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Training

Training provider

BIRMINGHAM METROPOLITAN 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

Gas engineering operative

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

We have 10 UK wide Apprentice Domestic service engineer positions available. Please click the link which will take you directly to Baxi's careers portal to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Mar 2024