Job Title : Electrical Apprentice
Employer : Volt Electrical Partners Ltd
Location : Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 0DQ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Building Services
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01708
Vacancy Short Description : A fantastic opportunity to begin a career as an apprentice electrician undertaking the new Installation Electrician L3 Apprenticeship Standard.
Qualifications Required : Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and Maths at grades 9- 4 for an Advanced Apprenticeship.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, may be offered an appointment to come into college (Ipswich or Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus) and sit an online assessment to confirm program suitability.
Vacancy Full Description : • Install, maintain & design a wide variety of high quality electrical systems. From domestic and commercial electrical installation, to fully integrated smart homes, renewable energies, car chargers, CCTV & WIFI networks.
• We are looking for an electrical apprentice to assist with the day-to-day electrical work within the company.
• The role will be varied & you will be required to assist the engineers on site with 1st & 2nd fix electrics & testing.
• You will also be involved with a large variety of other electrical systems such as smart homes, wifi networks & cctv.
• We are looking for an individual to be forward thinking and proactive. The role will test your technical skills and hopefully teach many new ones. We are a professional team and aim to create an enjoyable atmosphere on site.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
Salary : £ 166.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 16/04/2021
Possible Start Date : 10/05/2021
Personal Qualities : Motivated, Forward thinking, enthusiastic, willing to learn, sense of humour essential.
Skills Required : Proficient with hand tools & small power tools (drill, impact driver etc.)
Able to carry out work to instruction
Knowledge of domestic wiring systems, zones and routes.
Knowledge of the various components used within first and second fixing.
As stated, all experience considered as training will be given.
Future Prospects : We are looking for an individual to grow within the company.
If the candidate shows willing and invests time and effort in us, we will do the same for them
After completing the apprenticeship, there will be a position available to work as an electrician within the company.
We will look to send you on various courses to compliment the variety of work we produce (on completion of apprenticeship). Such as:
- Smart home
- Lighting control & automation
- Multi Room audio & cinema sound systems
- Electric Vehicle charging
- Wifi Networks
- Renewable energies
There is also potential for a company vehicle & generous tool allowance in the future.
Training to be Provided : This occupational route will work on the installation, testing, commissioning and maintenance of low-voltage electrical and electronic devices and appliances. In addition, Installation Electricians must understand and apply the principles of planning and selection for the installation of electro technical equipment and systems in buildings, structures and the environment. The apprentice will complete an End point Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.
Other Information : Please bear in mind the physical nature of this role.
You will be on your feet for most of the day.
Although most of the time it is 8-4 some days can be longer, with a 07:30 start or a 5 o'clock finish, depending on the job.
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