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Multi-Skilled Engineering Apprentice
Location: Langport
Salary: £11.90 per hour
Categories: Apprentice, Engineering

Join ABP as a Multi-skilled Engineering Apprentice and embark on a structured 4 -year program to become a qualified Maintenance Engineer with an OAL Level 3 qualification in Food & Drink Engineering Maintenance.

This programme will support your development in both Electrical and Mechanical engineering, meaning you`ll complete the programme as a Multi-Skilled Engineer. Under the guidance of the Site Engineering Manager, you'll spend dedicated blocks of learning at a national apprenticeship provider`s state-of-the-art facility within the Midlands, gaining hands-on experience and academic learning. You`ll then return to the site to apply your knowledge, working closely with the on-site engineering team and a dedicated mentor.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Your main responsibilities involve maintaining machinery and equipment specific to meat processing. This includes conducting planned and predictive maintenance to ensure optimal production levels, responding to breakdowns promptly, and identifying faults in meat processing equipment. You actively contribute to machinery changeovers and set-ups, manufacturing and repairing component parts, and supporting continuous improvement projects. Decommissioning and commissioning meat processing equipment, as well as participating in technical performance reviews, are integral aspects of your duties. Your role emphasises adherence to food safety regulations, health and safety standards, and environmental considerations within the unique context of meat processing.

Throughout your Engineering apprenticeship, you will be working with innovative technology that`s shaping the meat industry and helping ABP be recognised as market leaders in our field.

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About the Company

Apply today with your current CV and a covering letter and join us on this journey and shape your future with ABP UK!

What do you need?

Personal Attributes:
- Keen interest in practical, hands-on activities.
- Drive and determination to excel in a challenging apprenticeship.
- Strong teamwork and communication skills
- Friendly, positive, and hardworking approach.
- Problem-solving approach and adaptability.
- Enthusiasm for technology and customer support.
- Reliability and flexibility, including working various shifts.
- Punctuality and consistent attendance are a crucial requirement for this role.

Knowledge/Skills/Qualifications:
- Completion of GCSE, A-Level or T-Level studies, preferably with an Engineering bias.
- A minimum of GCSE in English (Grade 4/C) and Maths (Grade 5/B) or above.
- Must be over 18 years of age by September 2024.
- Basic knowledge or interest in Engineering; whether from school/college or outside of education.
- Keen to learn and develop in the Engineering Field

Please note: The location of the training facility in Coventry in the West Midlands where you will go on a 20-week block release from September to January in Year 1, followed by three additional shorter blocks in Year 2 and Year 3. Accommodation is provided at no cost.

Join us and you'll get

This apprenticeship offers a gateway to a rewarding engineering career at ABP. Upon completion, you'll be equipped with extensive experience and qualifications, opening doors to various roles within the engineering field. With over 18 sites across the UK and Northern Ireland, opportunities may arise for development and grown within the business.

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