Job Title - Level 3 Mobile Multiskilled Technician Apprentice
Location - Veolia, Newcastle upon Tyne area
Hours - Full time, 43 hours per week
Closing Date - Monday 28th February 2021
Are you a passionate and enthusiastic individual looking to broaden their mind by joining the Veolia Mobile Multiskilled Technician Apprentice Programme?
At Veolia, we’re passionate about protecting the environment. All around the globe, Veolia is committed to delivering cutting-edge environmental solutions – and with our 175,000-strong team, we’re leading the way for ecological transformation. Our purpose is simple: to contribute to human progress by committing to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, helping us achieve a better and more sustainable future for all.
This is a great way to learn as you don’t have to choose between education and practical skills - the Apprenticeship will give you a blend of both.
Veolia is a versatile business where no two days are the same. One day, you'll be learning about the latest technologies and trends, and the next you'll be putting them into action. We will equip you with the relevant knowledge and technology, allowing you to make a difference by building a better, more sustainable future for our people and the planet.
During this 3-year programme, you will achieve a broad range of technical and professional experience, such as Level 3 BTEC, Level 3 NVQ and IOSH awareness. Training will consist of a combination of days at a local preferred partner Training Provider/College and on the job training at Veolia.
We will help you to develop your practical skills and knowledge required for you to succeed in this role as well as your future career. Throughout this programme, you will continue to develop your behaviours such as team working, problem-solving and customer focus. Veolia as a business is not only interested in what you accomplish, but the manner you do it in.
As well as gaining a broad range of technical and professional experience, you’ll also gain academic and vocational qualifications.
Carry out electrical and mechanical isolations and repairs when required using safe systems of work.
Carry out routine inspections and service plant and equipment in accordance with the planned preventative maintenance programme.
Carry out minor plant modifications including pump and pipeline installation and assist with the commissioning of new plant and machinery.
Assist with the maintenance of and updating of site risk assessments.
Accurately complete all necessary documentation in a timely manner including permit to work and the accurate recording of maintenance.
Ensure that any remedial actions required after a breakdown are carried out accordingly.
General stock control and ordering of spares as required using approved systems.
Performing any other duties reasonably requested by management.
What is required
To be eligible for our Level 3 Mobile Multiskilled Technician Apprentice you will need a passion for contemporary environmental issues, an interest in Engineering, awareness of Health and Safety and strong motivation for the role. You will also need to meet our entry criteria:
- 5 GCSE grade A*- C or grades 4 - 9 (or equivalent) including Maths, English and Science / Predicted grades.
Able to manage your time effectively and work as a part of the team.
Good problem-solving skills.
Good communication skills.
Please bear in mind that this role will require you to travel across the region, therefore you need a driving licence and must be flexible.
Veolia Rewards and Benefits
The option to join our attractive Veolia pension scheme.
Access to Veolia rewards, benefits and discounts.
Access to financial and mental health support.
25 days of annual leave and statutory bank holidays.
You will need to be eligible to work in the UK without restriction on beginning employment. Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Please note that if a high number of quality applications are received, this vacancy may close early. To avoid disappointment, please apply with plenty of time before the stated advert closing date.