Apprentice Service Engineer

Level: 2


Employer: VP PLC - MEP Hire


Location: 2000 Fifth Street

MEP Hire, part of the VP Plc group of companies are looking to recruit Apprentice Fitters at a number of depot locations around the UK. These vacancies offer fantastic career progression for the right candidates. Under guidance, carry out maintenance, service, repairs and modifications to company assets as directed.

Duration: 36 Months

Expected start date: 01/09/2024

Hours per week: 40 hours

Wage: 15000 (Annually)

Job role includes

  • Under guidance, carry out maintenance, service, repairs and modifications to company assets as directed
  • Under guidance, assist in keeping the branch/depot backlog of un-serviced equipment
  • Assist with ensuring that spares are requested in order to facilitate the speedy repair of equipment
  • Ensuring that equipment is presented in line with company procedures and specified quality standards
  • Recording repair data by completing all paperwork required, or updating computer managed records

About employer

When you join our apprenticeship programme you join a business that genuinely has your back and works with you to achieve your career aspirations beyond the apprenticeship. We give you #Skillsforlife in a working environment that is positive, nurturing and encouraging. We want you to succeed!

  • weighting: Essential
  • qualificationType: GCSE or equivalent
  • subject: 2 other subjects
  • grade: 2-9/E-A*

You will be studying towards your Land-based Service Engineer Level 2 (year 1 and 2) apprenticeship standard

  • Year 1: Begin with foundational tasks such as machinery inspections, guided by your line manager. You'll spend 16 weeks at Myerscough College in the north-west of England for block release sessions, with travel and accommodation expenses covered.
  • Year 2: Expand your skills by diagnosing faults and performing repairs and maintenance on plant machinery. Another 10-week stint at college awaits, requiring temporary relocation.
  • Year 3: Take on increased responsibilities, including advising on machinery repairs for customers and diagnosing complex faults. Again, you'll spend 10 weeks at college, away from home.

    On successful completion and qualification a permanent position is guaranteed. Upon successful completeion you will then go on to Level 3 (year 3) apprenticeship standard.

  • Team working
  • Any relevant work experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Interest in the job role

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Duration: 18 months

Expected start date: 28/3/2022

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 146.25 (weekly)

Job role includes

  • Explore what an apprenticeship is and how they work.
  • Understand what it means to be an apprentice.
  • Discover different apprenticeship types, get application hints and tips, and apply for vacancies.

About employer

Employer description

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills