Self Funded Trainee Smart Meter Installer

Recruiter
Runrec Metering Recruitment
Location
Huddersfield
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Self Funded Trainee Smart Meter Installers required in your area.

Are you seeking an opportunity to train to become a fully qualified Dual Fuel (Gas and Electric) Smart Meter Installer in 14 weeks with a guaranteed job interview with one of the UK's specialist smart metering employers, where you can earn over £28,000 per year?

These Courses are Part Funded so you only have to pay 75% of the Total Course Fee

Course Fee is £5,850 (including VAT) instead of £8,000

Qualifications that you will obtain

Logic Approved Level 2 Diploma in Smart Metering
EUSR Registration

These positions will offer you the chance to receive the highest standard of smart meter training with an employment opportunity, subject to you passing the course examinations.

The Training Opportunity

Reservations are now being taken for new courses for candidates from any background to undertake a detailed training course to become a fully qualified Dual Fuel Meter Installer.

All of these courses are self funded but with a 25% contribution to the total course cost reducing the course fee to one of the lowest EUSR Accredited Smart Meter Courses currently available.

Course Fees have to be paid in full prior to the start of the course (Finance is available if required and subject to status).

The Training

Training will be to the highest standard available and this is a mix of both classroom and field based mentored installations (with the end employer).

Classroom Training takes place at an established and approved training centre in Runcorn (near Liverpool) for 7 weeks. At the Runcorn Training Centre you will receive intense training on smart metering installations to enable the smooth progression from trainee into employment.

The field based mentored installations will take place for a period of up to 6 weeks.

At the end of mentoring you will need to sit final examinations and if successful, you will be guaranteed a permanent job interview with the employer where you have completed your one to one mentoring.

The Employment Opportunity

Subject to applicants successfully passing employment vetting and your final metering examinations, these positions will provide you with a guaranteed and permanent job interview and if successful employment as a smart meter installer.

Permanent Employment for Successful Candidates

Starting salary of £23,000 (first 6 months) rising to £26,000 after 6 months and £28,000 after 12 months

Plus the following benefits:

20 days paid annual leave plus 8 Statutory (Bank) Holidays
Company Bonus Schemes
Company Van
Fuel Card
Tools and Uniform
Company Phone/Computer

The Application Process

CV to be sent to Runrec Training via the contact details shown.
Applicants that meet the initial selection criteria will be sent the full application pack, which includes:

Full details of the Employment Opportunity
Full details of the Training Provider
Application and Vetting Form
Course Costs

Applicant Minimum Requirements

To be considered for these training courses you must meet the following criteria:

Be able to pay for the full cost of the course, prior to starting training (£5,850 including VAT)

Have a Full UK Driving License with less than 7 penalty points

Have a legal right to work in the United Kingdom

Be aware that you will not be paid during the classroom or mentored installation phase of the training course (14 weeks in total)

Who are Runrec Training

Runrec Training is part of the Runrec Recruitment Group and we provide specialist consultancy and support services to the UK Metering Industry.

We will help your transistion from Trainee into Permanent Employment and ensure that you receive the right training required to become a valuable asset to the UK smart meter rollout

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