Engineering Apprentice / Mechanical / Electrical / Welding

Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, Scotland
08 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
Daniela Brazza
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Engineering Apprentice

Location: Motherwell, Scotland

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Closing Date: Friday 22nd September 2017

Our Client pioneered the large scale commercial production of biodiesel in the UK and is the UK's leading waste-to-energy biodiesel producer. The company is owned by John Swire and Sons Green Investments, part of the John Swire and Sons Company, a major international group with over 136,000 employees worldwide, who have provided investment to facilitate significant growth and development.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

They are currently looking to recruit for Engineering Apprentices based at the Motherwell site. You'll be learning all aspects of the work of either a Mechanical, Electrical or Welder Engineer. Observe, learn and understand a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction and supervision of skilled technical staff. Maintain good housekeeping within the stores/ workshop/ container areas and across all site. Ensure all plant equipment is kept in good condition, inspected and stored correctly.

Qualifications / Knowledge & Experience:


  • Standard Grades English and Maths
  • Willing to work towards a national recognised Electrical Engineering qualification on a day release basis

Specific Knowledge, Experience & Skills

  • Technical aptitude
  • Good practical ability and manual dexterity
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with tasks without supervision
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy

This job description is a summary of the main duties of the role but is not exhaustive. It may be reviewed and updated regularly in discussion with the post holder.

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Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of; Engineering Apprentice, Electrical Engineer Apprentice, Mechanical Engineer Apprentice, Welding Apprentice, Electrical Engineering Trainee, Engineering Graduate may also be considered for this role.

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