Trainee Earthing Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1383757595-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Populus
  • Location: East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Cyber Security, Engineering, Project Management, Telecommunications
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Earthing Engineer

Hourly rate - 11.70

Location - Based out of Nottingham with UK wide travel (vehicle provided)

Overnight stays paid at 40/night expenses + accomodation booked for you in advance

This is a fantastic opportunity for Trainee Earthing Engineers to join a successful security company who specialise in Security / Access Control Systems to some of the largest Utility companies across the UK as part of the National Grid Technology Framework. You will be fully trained from scratch - all we ask is for you enthusiasm and hard work.

What you will be training to do as an Trainee Earthing Engineer

  • Installation and testing of Earthing systems to LV/HV/GIS sub stations, power generating stations, CNI, waste to power plants, wind farms, Solar parks, telecommunications, Data Centres, water industry and MOD infrastructures.
  • Liaising with the client on site and dealing with design issues with the architects and project managers etc.
  • To ensure that works that fall within our scope are carried out in a safe, diligent, professional and timely manner
  • Generators/Current Transformers/Voltage Transformers/Super Gird Transformers/Shunt Reactors.
  • Continuity/Slope/Electrode/Resistivity/Fall of Potential Testing
  • Use of Earthing test Meters and Micro Ohm Meters
  • Silfos Oxy/Propane Brazing and Exothermic Welding
  • Completion of precise Engineering Reports and recording of site data.
  • Ordering of components and equipment where required
  • Responsibility for Van Stock / Replenishment and Stock Taking
  • Competency in problem solving and an ability to make diligent recommendations
  • Demonstration to Clients and End Users of completed systems or individual work(s)
  • Provide training to other Engineers and Company Staff where required
  • Arranging PAT / CAT and Meter Calibrations for company issued equipment
  • Completion of Asset Tagging and Registration of Information.

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