Apprentice Engineering Fitter - Advanced (Level 3)

Employer:

GEL ENGINEERING LIMITED

Training Provider:

MILTON KEYNES COLLEGE

Annual wage £16,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday - Variable
duration: 48 months
start: 7 September 2020
ENFIELD
Advanced (Level 3)
Engineering fitter (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
31 May 2020 (application closing date)
Are you interested in starting an exciting career in the field of Engineering? GEL Engineering Ltd are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual with a can-do attitude to join their team based on a project at Luton Airport. Apply today!

Responsibilities

Role and responsibilities: 

  • Fitting / replacing pipe work, valves, pumps, walkways & hand railing and steel structures
  • Decommissioning and stripping out plant rooms, boilers, pipework, heat exchangers and other mechanical mechanisms
  • Within the water and wastewater industry installing penstocks, open mesh walkways, biogas pipework, storage tanks and scraper systems
  • On site fabrication of metal parts and features, grinding and welding e.g. steel plates and frames for isolations
  • Test mechanical systems, equipment, apparatus using testing devices such as vibration sensors and infra-red cameras, to ensure compatibility and safety of systems.
  • Inspect mechanical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and the need for repair
  • To provide client mechanical support in the form of mechanical activities such as installation, repair, service requirements
  • Assemble, install, test and maintain mechanical equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures, using hand tools, test equipment and power tools
  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance on pumping systems equipment.
  • To work on a variety of sites
  • To support Electricians on mechanical aspect of the work
  • To help improve mechanical assets through innovations
  • Complete works as directed by site supervisors and project managers
  • Complete Point of Work Risk Assessments
  • Ensure clear understanding of RAMS

Future Prospects

  • Once completed there may be an opportunity to progress with Gel Engineering, dependent upon business needs

Reality Check

Please note: 

  • Due to the hours of work the candidate must be over the age of 18
  • Head Office is based in Enfield however, the initial project will be based in Luton Airport 

Employer Benefits:

  • Discretional Christmas bonus
  • Company social outings including GELfest Summer party and Christmas party
  • Work place training to suit the needs of the business and the apprentice

Things to consider:

  • Salary offered between £16k and £19k per annum
  • Although you will be working on a project based at Luton Airport, the company has projects all over the UK. In the future you will be expected to work in various locations.  Accommodation will be provided together with food allowance
  • Assist other areas of the department to deliver growth

Skills Required

  • Willing to learn
  • Ability to work on own initiative, be self-motivated and work part of a team
  • Work to high standard
  • Excellent communication
  • Good problem-solving capabilities

Qualities Required

  • Hard working and conscientious
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Reliable
  • Punctual

Qualifications Required

  • English and maths GCSE Grade C 4/5 or above (or equivalent)

Training Provided

Please note: 

  • Due to the hours of work the candidate must be over the age of 18
  • Head Office is based in Enfield however, the initial project will be based in Luton Airport 

Employer Benefits:

  • Discretional Christmas bonus
  • Company social outings including GELfest Summer party and Christmas party
  • Workplace training to suit the needs of the business and the apprentice

Things to consider:

  • Salary offered between £16k and £19k per annum
  • Although you will be working on a project based at Luton Airport, the company has projects all over the UK. In the future you will be expected to work in various locations.  Accommodation will be provided together with food allowance
  • Assist other areas of the department to deliver growth
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