Electrical Engineer Apprentice

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Apprenticeship summary

An exciting opportunity to join the Engineering Team of a World renowned and Market Leading tissue paper production company. As part of a highly skilled and committed team you will provide technical support to ensure quality products are produced.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

  • To ensure commissioning and set up to the company requirements and to maintain machinery and equipment including preventive maintenance, commissioning and set-up to the company requirements
  • To carry out scheduled preventive maintenance
  • Repair of machinery and equipment on a regular basis to enable continual production
  • Troubleshooting machinery and equipment
  • To provide maintenance with proposal order to purchase necessary equipment following procedure
  • Compliance with Health and Safety requirements at all times
  • To maintain the company maintenance register in order to allow corrective actions on faults

Key Result Areas:

  • Maintenance schedules to target and timing plans
  • Installation to target and schedules
  • Complete weekly, monthly and six monthly schedules
  • Implement corrective actions and improvements to targets
  • Timely completion to standards
  • Timely completion and compliance
  • Utilities maintenance to schedules
  • System implementation and availability of parts within lead times
  • Timely and accurate completion to schedules

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Practical approach
  • Problem solving
  • Self-starter
  • Good communicator
  • Listening
  • Team-player
  • Customer service
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Computer literacy

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Passion for engineering

About the employer

Sofidel Uk Ltd

Sofidel Group was founded in 1966 and is now one of the world leaders in the tissue paper production market for hygienic and domestic use: toilet paper, napkins, kitchen paper, handkerchiefs and tissues) Its best known brand, available in several countries, is Regina, which stands alongside other prestigious brands. From its headquarters in Porcari (Lucca), Sofidel coordinates the activities of 17 companies throughout Europe and the United States, which produce more than one million tonnes of paper each year and provide more than 5500 people with employment. The Groups daily business includes the creation of value based on a profound sense of respect for the world we live in. Because for Sofidel corporate social responsibility is an essential tool for promoting long-lasting and respectful development of environmental equilibrium and people's needs, today and in the future.

Apprenticeship Framework:Engineering Manufacture(Craft and Technician)
Weekly Wage: £198.75
Working Week: Mon-Fri 9am – 5.30pm
Apprenticeship duration: 3 years
Possible start date: 05-11-2018
Level: Advanced

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