Apprentice Engineer, Service & Repair - Chester/Stok/ N Wales OTIS LIMITED

Our Apprenticeship Scheme is designed to take promising, talented and motivated people through structured learning programs to become qualified Otis Service Engineers. You will be working with highly experienced & qualified Engineers to undertake such maintenance, repair or servicing work as required by your Supervising Engineer or Line Manager.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,709.33

    Year One £15,709,33 Year Two £20,945,78 Year Three £28,800,44

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday; shifts to be confirmed (TBC).

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    3 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000264012

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • You will be working with highly experienced and qualified Engineers to undertake such installation, maintenance, repair or servicing work as required by your Supervising Engineer or Line Manager
  • Working at a wide range of locations within your designated area, you will learn about our varied customer base, which includes factories, offices, stores and public buildings
  • The primary role of the Apprentice Engineer is to qualify as an NVQ Level 3 Engineer

The training you will be getting

  • Lift and Escalator Electromechanic Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Opportunity to become a Qualified Lift Engineer- NVQ3 Qualification
  • The apprentice will achieve a Level 3 QCF NVQ Diploma in Engineering Maintenance following an appropriate pathway in Lift or Escalator Servicing or Repair; or a Level 3 QCF NVQ Diploma in Installation and Commissioning, following an appropriate pathway in lifts, or escalators.
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required 

Off the job training

  • At local Further Education College - Day Release
  • Performing Engineering Operations (PEO) Skills Units x 3, practical and hand skills
  • BTEC Technical Certificate Electrical/ Electronic Skills
  • Industry-specific Distance Learning Modules
  • Residential Block Release. Primarily via block attendance at Otis Leicester Technical Training Centre

On the job training

  • In the workplace with experienced Otis engineers

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Otis will provide you with a solid foundation for a rewarding and lasting career. We believe that everyone working here has the potential to progress and you will be supported by our big commitment to your ongoing training and further development
  • Once you have qualified, you will be able to apply for a variety of roles within Otis

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness, Driving Licence/Provisional, Access to a Computer

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please note: If you struggle to access the vacancy on out website, Email your CV direct to the contact on this advert

About the employer

At Otis, we are proud to be world leaders in the vertical transportation industry, moving millions of people each day safely to their destinations. From the launch of Elisha Otis’ very first safety elevator over 150 years ago, we have continued to innovate and pave the way for our customers to thrive in a taller, faster, smarter world.

Employer

OTIS LIMITED

Address

Unit 1E

Wavertree Boulevard South

L7 9PF

Contact

Andy Poulton

andrew.poulton@otis.com

07920581622

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Training

Training provider

L.I.T.S. 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

Lift and escalator electromechanic

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 Jul 2024