Apprentice Service Engineer in networx | Recruitment Software & Services at Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom

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This listing is about networx Recruitment Software Services in Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

As an Apprentice Engineer at our Dumfries depot you will work alongside our experienced Engineers whilst attending college and earning a salary. Our apprenticeship programme will provide you with the experience, training and support needed to become a fully qualified Service Engineer.

Who are we?

The Scot JCB Group is made up of Scot JCB, Scot Agri, SPS and SIA.

Scot JCB has been supplying and servicing JCB machinery throughout Scotland and the North of England for over 60 years. We sold our first machine in 1956 and have grown into a highly specialised machinery distribution company operating through a network of 17 depots from Fraserburgh in the Northeast of Scotland to Carnforth in Lancashire. Scot JCB is the largest JCB distributor in the UK and we pride ourselves on providing our customers with world class service.

The Apprenticeship Involves

  • Attending Inchinnan college on block release and completing course work as required
  • Supporting engineers in the workshop and out on site
  • Carrying out PDI’s on new machines
  • Carrying out repairs to second-hand machines
  • Building up experience over 4 years to work towards working from your own van
  • Adhering to company policies and procedures

You’ll Learn How To

  • Repair and maintain machines on customers sites as required with manufacturers specification
  • Carry out inspections and repairs of machines at our depot as required
  • Identify any deficiency or defect likely to affect the safe working of a machine, and raise this with your supervisor
  • Complete job cards and time sheets
  • Order parts for the jobs you are working on
  • Build relationships with your supervisor and other engineers

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Genuine interest in machinery and hands on work
  • Overall good grades from school or relevant college course
  • The ability to work well with others and be confident enough to ask engineers questions
  • Good interpersonal skills and a good understanding of the importance of excellent customer service
  • Good computer skills
  • A positive and can-do attitude
  • A flexible approach to learning and work

In Return You Will Receive

  • Use of laptop or tablet
  • 29 days annual leave per year
  • Overtime rates
  • Healthcare cash plan (company paid)
  • Life assurance of three times your basic salary
  • Access to our employee assistance programme
  • Work uniform and PPE provided
  • JCB and in-house training

Successful applicants will commence their apprenticeship in Summer 2022.

Company: networx | Recruitment Software & Services

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Job Location: Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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