Coopervision Manufacturing Limited

Maintenance Engineer Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Coopervision Manufacturing Limited (Employer)

Peta Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,677.00
40.0 hours per week Mon-Fri 8.30 am - 4.30 pm
45 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
31 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

PETA Ltd are looking for an exceptional Maintenance Apprentice for our client CooperVision. Are you interested in taking things apart & finding out how they work? You will learn how to carry out planned, unplanned & preventative electrical/mechanical maintenance in an industrial environment. You will be trained, supported & monitored throughout.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Joining the Coopervision 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
  • Learn how to arrange for investigations by external contractors when required
  • Become competent ordering replacement parts
  • Learn how to record all changes made to equipment and plant
  • Become competent performing a range of routine buildings and facilities maintenance
  • Communicate, handover and confirm that the repair or preventative process has been completed using our tracking system

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

Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship you will be paid and day released to PETA’s Havant training center 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 workbased qualifcation delivered in the workplace by PETA, and day release for 24 months to complete a level 3 Btec technical certificate.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, there is hope to offer a full time role to the right candidate.

Reality Check

Benefits: -25 days holiday plus bank holidays (3 days to be taken at Christmas) -Free parking on site -Company sick pay -Health cash plan - Health Shield -Employee Assistance Programme -Onsite restroom with kitchen facilities -Health Shield -Contact Lens Scheme -Discounted Gym Membership -Cycle to Work Scheme-up to £1,000 through the government approved scheme -Eye Test voucher -Employee Stock Purchase Plan -Personal pension scheme

Skills Required

Communication skills, Logical, Team working, Motivation & Drive, Positive Attitude, Hand to eye co-ordination, Good level of hand tool skills

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade C/4 or equivalent/above) Essential
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