Trainee Rigger Slinger

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1167067388-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2023
  • Apprentice Employer: CDM Recruitment
  • Location: North
  • Apprentice Pay: £21,500 to £27,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Engineering, Health and Safety
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Our client, a leading offshore company specializing in Logistics / Oil and Gas and Renewables is currently seeking motivated individuals to join their team as Trainee Rigger / Slingers. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with a practical or plant background to kickstart a rewarding career in the offshore industry. This would also suit someone with site or field based experience as a labourer etc.


  • Assist in the safe and efficient movement of equipment and materials on a quayside facility
  • Learn and apply proper rigging and slinging techniques.
  • Collaborate with the rigging team to ensure all operations comply with safety standards.
  • Operate equipment under supervision and follow established procedures.
  • Participate in training programs to enhance skills and knowledge.


  • Practical or plant background preferred.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is advantageous but not mandatory.
  • Strong commitment to safety protocols.
  • Ability to work well in a team and follow instructions.
  • Physical fitness and ability to work in challenging environments.
  • FLT / plant experience advantageous


  • Full training provided for successful candidates.
  • Opportunity to obtain relevant certifications.
  • Permanent position with competitive salary
  • Overtime opportunities available.