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Date Added: Wed 25/01/2023

Mechanical/Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering Apprentice

Hilsea, PO3, UK
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Company: PETA LTD

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £13000/annum

PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Engineering Maintenance Apprentice for Solent Rewinds. As a Maintenance Engineer you will be interested in taking things apart to find out how they work. This role will involve carrying out planned, unplanned and preventative maintenance on range of electric motors and related plant and equipment. 
This Maintenance Engineer Apprenticeship programme forms part of Solent Rewinds succession planning for the future. You will be trained, supported and monitored throughout the process.
Training to be provided: 
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship you will be paid and day released to PETA's Havant training centre for off-the-job training.  You will learn how to work safely, work efficiently, use technical information, maintain mechanical and electrical equipment and use hand tools. Your Level 3 programme will include, a level 3 Engineering work-based qualification delivered in the workplace by PETA, and day release for 24 months to complete a level 3 BTEC technical certificate. Overall duration 45 months. 
About the role 
Joining the Solent Rewind team as a Maintenance Engineer Apprentice, your role will be focused on supporting the manufacturing processes on site. As part of your programme, you will learn how to:
Interpret technical information
Respond to requests for assistance
Become competent locating and rectifying faults on machinery
Identify the best solutions when making repairs
Arrange for investigations by external contractors when required
Become competent ordering replacement parts
Record all changes made to equipment and plant
Become competent performing a range of routine and preventative maintenance
 Communicate, handover and confirm that the repair or preventative process has been completed

Overtime available
Auto-enrolled into the company pension scheme after qualification period
20 days holiday plus bank holidays (3 days to be taken at Christmas)
Free parking on site
Onsite restroom with kitchen facilitiesInfo: 
Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00 (40 hours per week). 
Skills analysis:
To be considered for the role of Maintenance Engineer Apprentice, you will have a keen eye for detail and take pride in completing work to a high quality level. You will also require the following skills and qualifications:
2 GCSE's at grade C (4) or above, or equivalents in maths and English are essential
Enthusiastic team player
Self  motivated and driven
Excellent communication skills
Positive attitude
 Willingness to learnDesirable skills:

Good manual dexterity
Real interest in maintenance
Good co-ordination
Methodical and logical
Good problem-solving skills
Learn through instruction

About The Company
Solent Rewinds are a family run business based in the Portsmouth area. We are a small flexible team of experienced engineers that undertake customer led preventative and breakdown maintenance. We have a strong track record of training and developing people. We want you to be part of our future workforce
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