Electrical Engineering Operative Apprentice QUALITY INDUSTRIES LTD

Apprentice required to work in our busy vehicle fitting department performing all elements of vehicle conversions within a workshop environment. You will develop your mechanical and electrical fitting skills to install floors, linings, wiring looms, storage and ancillary products (beacons, jack plugs, alarms etc). No prior experience needed.

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Closing date: 24 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Age 18-20 £17,888 Age 21 plus £23, 795

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday, 8:30am - 4:30pm and Friday, 8:30am - 1:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Oct 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000245320

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Typical day to day duties will include:

  • Understanding of electrical schematics and wiring diagrams (240V, 24V, 12V)
  • Soldering, crimping, looms routing
  • Manufacturing looms and sub-assemblies
  • Fitting electrical components (beacons, alarms, jack plugs, heaters, batteries, invertors etc)
  • Fault finding
  • Electrical testing

The training you will be getting

  • This is a level 2 Engineering Operative Apprenticeship qualification (Electrical) delivered over a period of 12 months.
  • The apprentice will be required to attend a one week induction at the training centre, In-Comm Training Services in Telford TF3 3AJ as part of the training followed by weekly day release.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Initially, we expect apprentices to be employed as a electrical fitter and, for the right candidate, they will have the opportunity for further study and progression within the team
  • For suitable and successful candidates, the roles will be varied and the company is committed to investing in training and mentoring with the aim of, on completion of the apprentice scheme, being employed in permanent positions.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Manual dexterity, Planning and organising, Interested in engineering, Willingness to learn, Positive attitude, Adaptable

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

Things to consider

The applicant must be willing to learn and interested in developing their knowledge and understanding of the manufacturing industry. No prior experience is needed for this role just the desire to learn and progress.

About the employer

Quality Industries Limited (QI Vans) are a leading commercial vehicle conversion company based in Telford and are currently looking to recruit apprentices as part of our strategic growth plan. We design, manufacture and fit-out vehicles.

Employer

QUALITY INDUSTRIES LTD

Address

UNIT C

STAFFORD PARK 18

TELFORD

TF3 3BN

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Training

Training provider

IN-COMM TRAINING AND BUSINESS SERVICES 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

Contact

Sue Fisher or Alex Jones

01922 457686

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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


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