Vacancy ID: 9174

Apprenticeship Route:

Foundation Apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering (Level 2). Find out more about this route here.

Sector:

Engineering

Hours:

Full-time, 31 to 40 hours per week

Pay:

Apprenticeship rate entitlement for first year of the apprenticeship, National Minimum Wage rate entitlement thereafter. Find out more about rates of pay here.

Daily Duties:

Duties will include learning the skills and methods needed to complete your electrical apprenticeship. You will have involvement with commercial and domestic electrical works from installation to maintenance whilst shadowing a qualified member of the company. You will have a responsibility to adhere to and uphold health & safety obligations at all times. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:

  • NVQ Diploma in Engineering Maintenance and Installation
  • VRQ Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Essential Skills in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy

Personal Qualities:

  • Must be able drive with access to own transport.
  • Be punctual, reliable and trustworthy.
  • Must have a passion for the industry and desire to qualify.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team.
  • Must be prepared to travel to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a week for mandatory off-the-job training.

Interview Arrangements:

XR Training recruits apprentices on behalf of employers. We aim to make our recruitment process as smooth as possible for both potential apprentices and employers, acting as the facilitator for both parties.

Our Business Development team reviews applications received every day, and checks them against employer’s needs. Suitable applications are forwarded to employers for their review, at which point they are under consideration for interview. All interviews will occur at the employer’s premises, however you may be invited to an informal interview at the training centre. This would be to ensure suitability for the apprenticeship programme. If you are selected for interview, a member of our Business Development team will contact you by telephone with details.

To apply for this job please visit www.xrwales.co.uk.