Apprentice Engineer

17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a Apprentice Engineer to be based in London.

Working hours: 8.00am - 17.00pm

Job Purpose:

The scope of the tasks will be dependent upon technical / job specification specialisation.
You will be reasonably expected to attend and complete relevant NVQ / Training as
depicted by your Line Manager. Whilst on site you will be expected to carry out any
reasonable labourer task request. You will work towards having the knowledge and
building the skills needed to carry out your trade specific tasks. You will gain knowledge
and awareness of resource management, customer service, communication skills, health
and safety and quality. The need for a sensible, flexible and customer focussed attitude is

Main Duties:

To learn the skills needed to carry out planned preventative maintenance and the fault
diagnosis and repair on a variety of mechanical / electrical plant and equipment including:
Electrical building tests
Electrical / Mechanical plant and equipment fault finding
Refrigeration and air conditioning maintenance and fault finding
Steam and has heating and ventilation equipment
Industrial boilers and associated pumps and controls
Domestic hot water and water distribution systems
Steam distribution systems
Compressed air systems
Condition monitoring and thermography
General plumbing

Person Specification:

Studying (or have qualifications) in Maths, English and a Science or craft based
subject to a minimum grade C
Articulate, numerate and IT literate
Reasonable understanding of FM and Building Services Engineering
Be able to demonstrate the ability to identify health and safety and environmental issues
Have good communication skills
Be resilient under pressure and be able to converse confidently with staff, suppliers and customers at all levels