Engineering Apprentice

12 Apr 2018
16 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our People Are Our Greatest Resource
Engineering Apprentice - Beddington Energy Recovery Facility (ERF)
Salary - £10,658

At Viridor, we're one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies and part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy and are at the forefront of the UK's green economy.

The Role

As our Engineering Apprentice, we'll help you to become qualified enabling you to carry out planned preventative maintenance, general maintenance of equipment, modifying and testing and inspecting, condition-based monitoring and fault finding with our systems. You'll be helping to maintain and improve systems on our sites where required and working on technology which monitors and controls all aspects of processes and their performance across the site.

Health and safety is front and centre of everything we do at Viridor, therefore part of the Engineering Apprentice role will also be to carry out risk assessment and method statements to ensure activities are completed in a safe manner at all times whilst also achieving efficient operation of the Beddington ERF where targets are achieved safely, economically and within environmental limits of the plant.

The Ideal Engineering Apprentice:

With a positive can-do attitude, a willingness to learn and demonstrable commitment to the Apprenticeship Scheme, we will provide full support and training to become a highly skilled Technician/Engineer who will maintain the state of the art electro/mechanical systems utilised in our world leading Energy Recovery Facilities.

We're looking for someone who has an interest in engineering, a minimum of five GCSE's (Grade C/5 or above) including Maths, English and Science. The successful person will also demonstrate a good standard of Microsoft Office, have strong problem solving, team working and organisational skills, able to work to deadlines and is highly self-motivated.

The Engineering Apprentice position will require response to plant and equipment breakdowns both during normal working hours and outside of normal working hours as appropriate.

This is an exciting opportunity to join and be a part of our fast-growing business.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY! You will be redirected to the company website to register and complete your application for the role of Engineering Apprentice.

Closing date is 8th July 2018

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