Electrician

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382374256-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Veolia
  • Location: City, Birmingham
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Energy and Utilities, Engineering, Health and Safety, Human Resources, Project Management, Social care
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Salary - Competitive plus bonus and Veolia benefits

Location - Tyseley, Birmingham B11 2BA

Hours - 40 per week Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4pm

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources and help it become a better place for everyone.

As an Electrical Technician you'll be pushing for innovative solutions to create a more sustainable future for all. We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment, and contribute to our inclusive culture.

This is a state-of-the-art Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) just to the east of Birmingham City Centre, which takes 350,000 tonnes of Birmingham's waste each year and converts it into electricity.

What we can offer you;

  • 25 days of annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Refer an Engineer to us once you've joined and earn 1000
  • Access to our company pension scheme
  • Free physiotherapy service
  • Discounts on everything from groceries to well known retailers
  • Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential



What you'll be doing;

  • Perform and document maintenance, installation, fault diagnosis, and repair of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic control systems
  • Inspect, repair and maintain all types of LV electrical plant, apparatus, control gear, pumps, fans, conveyors, overhead hoist cranes and valves
  • Maintain files, logs and drawings for all electro-mechanical equipment using the Computerised Maintenance Management System
  • Understand piping and instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID's), wiring diagrams, panel drawings, pneumatic/hydraulic diagrams and mechanical engineering drawings
  • Liaise with and oversee suppliers/contractors carrying out Electro-mechanical tasks/projects to ensure compliance with company procedures and safe working systems
  • To propose and develop modifications and improvements to plant /apparatus as appropriate



What we're looking for;

  • Apprentice trained or equivalent qualification in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of all aspects of maintenance techniques associated with Electro-mechanical systems
  • Able to work a rota that includes some weekend working and overtime to give overall maintenance cover 365 days per, days and nights if required



What's next?

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. We are committed to ensuring that all job applicants and members of staff are treated equally, without discrimination because of sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

We therefore welcome and encourage all candidates who meet the minimum requirements to apply.