South West Fire and Security Apprentice Engineer DAY2DAY FIRE AND SECURITY LTD

ITS Fire & Security Specialists bring to our customers a pledge that our Professional and Personal Service are second to none. We care and will respond positively to ensure your satisfaction in your dealings with us. Our business is built upon this trust and we strive to improve upon our already impressive achievements in this field.

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

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Closing date: 19 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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 - Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    21 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000233644

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

You will need excellent communication skills and the ability to work within a team meeting tight deadlines.

Initially working with an experienced engineer learning how to install, maintain, service and fault find Intruder Alarms, CCTV & Alarms, Fire Alarms and Access Control.

You should be committed to developing new skills and gaining knowledge of the industry.

The ideal candidate will need to be willing to learn, good communicator and listener. Able to follow instructions.

Driving License required as traveling to customer sites is essential. This role is based in and around the South West and candidates must be happy to travel as/when required.

Employer website: https://itsfire.co.uk/

The training you will be getting

Skills for Security will deliver the Level 3 apprenticeship.

You will be required to complete all training tasks allocated during your block release weeks at the training centre and gathering any site evidence needed to supplement your studies.

You will be required to complete an annual assessment at the training centre and take part in any additional training courses that the company require you to complete.

On-the-job Training

Training by our engineers both on site, and on occasion in the office, on a daily basis.

Training to meet the standards of the company as well as the requirements of British Standards.

Functional Skills (if required).

Manufacturer specific training for the equipment we use.

Burglar alarms.

CCTV alarms.

Security Lighting.

Access Control.

Door entry.

Smart Homes.

Key Holding.

Fire Alarms.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship a full time position may be offered.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Driving License Required This role is based in and around the South West and candidates must be happy to travel as/when required.

About the employer

ITS Fire provide a wide range of fire alarms and detection solutions to businesses and commercial concerns. We also offer a wide range of Quality Fire Fighting Equipment and Emergency Lighting Systems together with Alarm Servicing, Monitoring and related fire protection services. Properly controlled, fire is essential to mankind but – when out of control – FIRE KILLS. We can help you ensure that your staff and premises are well protected and that your company fulfills its legal responsibilities by complying with the latest fire safety regulations.

Employer

DAY2DAY FIRE AND SECURITY LTD

Address

North Star Avenue

Swindon

SN2 1DY

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Training

Training provider

SKILLS FOR SECURITY LIMITED

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

Fire emergency and security systems 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: 19 Jun 2024