Apprentice Electrical Fitter

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 00000566-1
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Pyroban Limited
  • Location: Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex
  • Apprentice Pay: £14,755
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing, Mining / Oil / Gas
  • Apprenticeship Type: Advanced Apprenticeship
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Do you have an interest in making things and understanding how things work?  Do you want to earn whilst you learn?

If so, Pyroban Limited is looking for Apprentice Electrical Fitters to join our experienced Production team.

As an Apprentice Electrical Fitter, you will produce forklift truck conversions and oil and gas packages and will have the opportunity to learn a variety of skills including:

  • Undertaking wiring modifications to wiring diagram
  • Light fabrication to make mounting brackets inside enclosures and for ancillaries
  • Populating enclosures to wiring standards, and wiring the electrical system to wiring diagram and engineering instruction
  • Selecting appropriate cables and components for on-job manufactured parts
  • Undertaking bench skills including crimping, soldering and cable-routing
  • Reading and interpreting engineering instructions (drawings, wiring diagrams and photographs)
  • Spray painting of components
  • Mechanical assembly
  • The safe use of hand tools
  • Safe working practices within a production environment.

By joining Pyroban, you will have the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification and become fully qualified.  We offer excellent career and personal development opportunities along with a starting salary of £14,755 which will increase in regular increments as you work your way through your apprenticeship.

You will need GCSE Maths and English (minimum grade C/4), a desire to learn and attend college to complete an apprenticeship, basic IT skills and a proactive, enthusiastic, and flexible attitude.

Experience of bicycle, moped, motorbike, car or engine maintenance or equivalent would be beneficial but not essential.

Pyroban Limited is a worldwide company offering explosion protection solutions for the materials handling and oil and gas industries including fully engineered conversions, EX-proof products and EX components.  For 50 years, we have been at the forefront of our industry developing solutions to help us achieve our one clear purpose of keeping people safe in hazardous areas.