Installation Electrical & Installation Apprenticeship WEST AND WEST LIMITED

Would you like to be responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems? This JTL delivered apprenticeship will teach you to become a competent Electrician.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    For a first year apprentice, the starting hourly rate is £6.40 when at college and £6.40 when at work. The holiday entitlement is 24 days per annum (pro rata) 37.5

  • Working week

    37.5 hours a week. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    19 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000238642

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

The electrical contracting industry is part of the construction industry and therefore electricians are generally responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical services, both inside and outside buildings and structures such as . Leisure centres . Swimming pool complexes . Commercial offices, new build and refurbishments . Schools and colleges . Warehouses . Equestrian facilities . Waste facilities . Art galleries . Hotels . New build bespoke residential developments However, all electricians will have a broad range of similar technical knowledge and practical skills to enable them to carry out their work safely and correctly. Some of the things that an electrician will be expected to do are: . Install, maintain and repair electrical services (e.g. lighting, sockets, fire alarms, emergency lighting & heating controls). . Work indoors and outdoors and be prepared to sometimes work at height. . Work with little or no supervision; relying on their own initiative. . Be prepared to travel away from home. . Develop good working relationships with people. . Read both building and engineering drawings. . Understand wiring and circuit diagrams. . Select (within limits) materials and equipment. . Inspect and test electrical installations. . Diagnose and rectify faults on a range of circuits and equipment . Write reports. As you can see, the job of the electrician is varied and interesting and can offer a challenging career. Consequently, the training programme that you will be following as a JTL apprentice has been designed to help you by meeting and delivering training to these standards and expectations.

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Diploma in Electrotechnical Services. Dedicated training at a college or training centre. Day/Block release depends on college selected. On-site, work-based assessments. AM2s assessment of competence. Functional skills if required for Level 2 English and Level 2 maths. Apprenticeship starts from sign up date.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

After initially qualifying, you could go on to supervisory roles, senior management positions or even running your own business. The qualities we are looking for are applicants who:- . Have a 100% commitment . Are accountable for own words and actions . Work to the best of own ability and take pride in own work . Continuously work in the best interests of every client . Treat everyone with respect . Recognise and value the strengths each person brings to the team


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, IT skills, Logical, Non judgemental, Number skills, Organisation skills, Patience, Physical fitness, Presentation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

You must register and create an account on our website www.jtltraining.com to be eligible for any of our vacancies. JTL is changing the entry requirements for all its apprenticeship courses. These changes come into effect on 1st August 2024. Please click the link below for more information. https://jtltraining.com/changes-to-entry-requirements/

About the employer

West and West Limited is a progressive, multi-award winning, expanding electrical installation and contracting family run company and are seeking enthusiastic apprentices to join our team.We have a range of clients and carry out work in various sectors.

Employer

WEST AND WEST LIMITED

Address

Unit 14 Oddington Grange Farm

Weston-on-the-Green

Bicester

OX25 3QW

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Training

Training provider

JTL

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

Installation and maintenance electrician

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


Before you apply

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