Apprenticeships - Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance

Mechanical Apprenticeships Available x 3 Electrical Apprenticeship Available x 1 As one of the largest employers in the Bridgnorth community, we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice for our long standing Apprenticeship Scheme. Since adopting the scheme across our business, we have to date recruited 25% of the maintenance-engineering apprentices and 54% of the electrical Apprentices. They have all gone on to enjoy a fulfilling career with Bridgnorth Aluminium. We are keen to continue our investment to the Scheme by committing to recruit enthusiastic, driven individuals who want to become the next qualified engineer from this exciting opportunity.

Mechanical Apprenticeships Available x 3

Electrical Apprenticeship Available x 1

 

As one of the largest employers in the Bridgnorth community, we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice for our long standing Apprenticeship Scheme. Since adopting the scheme across our business, we have to date recruited 25% of the maintenance-engineering apprentices and 54% of the electrical Apprentices. They have all gone on to enjoy a fulfilling career with Bridgnorth Aluminium. We are keen to continue our investment to the Scheme by committing to recruit enthusiastic, driven individuals who want to become the next qualified engineer from this exciting opportunity.

 

Purpose

The apprenticeship will follow a structured programme outlined in a Modern Apprenticeship Agreement and will take up to 4 years to complete.

·        During the first year, you will attend a local college to commence your basic course.  For subsequent years, you will attend college on a day release basis to complete the relevant qualifications while also gaining skills and experience onsite within the company.

·        On completion of your qualifications, you will be considered for a suitable position within the relevant department within the Company. (The Company cannot guarantee that a position will be available, as this will be subject to the requirements of the business at the time when you complete your apprenticeship.)

·        We are looking for applicants who have already achieved or should be expecting to achieve a minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grade 5 ( C ) or above, subjects preferred to aid with training include Math’s, English and a subject relevant to the apprenticeship. Manual dexterity, an interest in the technical side of repairing machinery. Good people and problem solving skills and teamwork ability are also an advantage.

 

What we Offer:

·        During the first year, the successful candidate will attend college on a full time basis and the hours will reflect the needs of the course, (normally 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday)

·        Apprentices are entitled to claim up to £5 per day on production of receipts against travel expenses incurred travelling to and from college during their first year

·        We will provide a competitive basic salary in line with the apprenticeship pay scale, along with other specific company benefits

 

Approximate Start date:  September 2021 (subject to college start dates)

 

If you feel you have the right qualifications and commitment for our Modern Apprenticeship roles, then please don’t hesitate to apply.  Unfortunately on this occasion we are not able to accept applications from candidates who require VISA sponsorship support to work in the UK.

 

1st Stage interviews will be conducted using video conference due to Covid19 and further progression will be adhered to using the UK Government and companies social distancing guidelines and procedures

 

 


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