Electrical Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)



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Annual wage £11,052.00
39.0 hours per week 0730 to 1630 Monday to Thursday, with 30 minutes for lunch each day and 0730 to 1230 on Friday. If under 18 - 0800 to 1630 Monday to Thursday, with 30 minutes for lunch each day and 0730 to 1230 on Friday.
duration: 4 years
start: 14 September 2020
YO32 9PT
Advanced (Level 3)
Installation electrician / maintenance electrician (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
18 May 2020 (application closing date)
We have a fantastic opportunity to join our team in York as an Electrical Apprentice and learn how to refurbish and fit out the complete range of Portakabin buildings to the highest possible standards, specialising in the area of electrical work.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will learn to:

  • Understand and apply electrical principles associated with the design, build, installation and maintenance of electrical equipment and systems.
  • Ensure all buildings are tested to the required standards, including the completion of appropriate documentation/certification.
  • Conduct fault finding and undertake rectifications of existing systems
  • Work effectively as part of a team to ensure timescales for completing work are achieved and quality standards reached.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

As an apprentice with Portakabin you will attend JTL Training on a block release basis in order to gain a Level 3 Electrotechnical (Installation) qualification.

You will also carry out a structured in-house development programme to attain the relevant skills, knowledge and behaviours required to achieve your apprenticeship. 

Throughout the duration of your apprenticeship you will be appointed a workplace mentor to support you with your learning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are a number of options you can take as the next steps in your career with us including a permanent position, and progression within the business.

Reality Check

We require a minimum of 3 GCSE’s Grades 9-4 (A*-C), including Maths and English or equivalent

Skills Required

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 (A*-C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 (A*-C)) Essential
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