Vacancy Details

Electrical Maintenance Apprentice - Engineering Maintenance

Ref: AMRC EM327

Valid Until:
08 Sep 2019


Location: Sheffield

Working Hours:
40 hours per week - 8am - 4:30pm

Engineering Maintenance


Vacancy Description   

You will complete a comprehensive 3 Year programme in Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance

The role

  • Carry out basic electrical isolations when required
  • Carry out routine inspections and service plant and equipment in accordance with planned preventative maintenance programme
  • Carry out minor plant modifications including pump and pipeline installation and assist with the commissioning of new plant and machinery.
  • Carry out all repairs and modifications in accordance with required standards.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping at all times.
  • Assist with the maintenance of and updating of site risk assessments.
  • Accurately complete all necessary documentation in a timely manner including shift reports and recording of maintenance carried out.
  • Ensure that any remedial actions required after breakdown are carried out accordingly.
  • Adhere to the maintenance program for all site equipment and machinery
  • Manufacturing, testing and packing the product line
  • Picking and packing of spare parts orders
  • Servicing and overhaul of equipment returned from customers sites. (There is also potential for servicing work to be carried out at customer’s sites in thefuture)
  • General stock control of all items necessary for the production area to operate efficiently
  • Ensuring all quality and production documents and records are maintained
  • Performing any other duties reasonably requested by management

Key skills and experience

  • Self-motivation
  • Good communication skills
  • Good problem solving ability
  • Relevant hobbies and work experience desirable
  • Willingness to undertake and complete an NVQ in Mechanical Engineering
  • A team player with a high level of self motivation and flexibility, who must be able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Good oral and written communication skills, with ability to interface with suppliers and key customers on both supply and technical issues.
  • Computer literacy

The person


  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Interested in subject matter of apprenticeship
  • Keen to work hard and achieve
  • Happy working in a team environment
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Must be willing to travel to college and make overnight stays if required

Criteria Requirments:

Qualifications Required   

  • The chosen candidate must have 5 GCSE's or equivalent at Grade C or grade 4-9 under the new education grade system effective from 2016/2017 above, Must include Maths and English.


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