Vacancy ID: 9232

Apprenticeship Route:

Foundation Apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering (level 2). Please see here for more information about this course.


Electrical Engineering.


Full-time, 31-40 hours per week


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 servicing and installation to eventual inspection and testing within the commercial, domestic and industrial sectors. You will have a responsibility to adhere to and uphold health and safety obligations at all times, being aware of potential risks and acting in a sensible manner. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Engineering Maintenance and Installation
  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Essential Communication Skills
  • Essential Application of Number Skills
  • Essential Digital Literacy Skills

About you:

  • Keen to pursue a career in the industry
  • Punctual, reliable and have good time-management skills
  • Ability to drive desirable but not essential
  • Applicants 18+ will be prioritised as per the employer’s wishes
  • Be aware at all times of health & safety obligations and work in a safe and sensible manner
  • Must be able to travel to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a month 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.

Please allow 2 working days for your application to be submitted to the employer, before receiving a confirmation email. 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 and if you are selected for interview, a member of our Business Development team will contact you by telephone with details.

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