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Apprentice Engineer - Peel Ports Group Limited - King George V Dock

Employer Peel Ports Group Limited

Area King George V Dock

Employment Type Full Time

Reference Number PPG-936

Position Description

Applicants are invited to apply for the above vacancy within the Greenock and KGV Maintenance Department, based within the Clydeport cluster.

Role Purpose: To undertake the Mechanical Modern Apprenticeship Programme progressing to full Engineering status upon completion. To work within a team to carry out planned preventative maintenance and reactive maintenance efficiently, effectively and in a safe manner.

This role will include the following responsibilities:

-Assist in carrying out hands-on maintenance work on mechanical and electrical plant, machinery and equipment
-Complete planned and reactive maintenance work in an effective and safe manner
-Operate plant and machinery as required
-Work to Peel Safe System of Work for all activities when on site
-Deliver a safe personal working culture
-Complete the workload as stipulated by the Mechanical Team Leader
-Attend to unplanned failures in a timely manner to meet reliability targets
-Complete job cards and input data on the Q4 computerised maintenance system to identify work activity and delays
-Report parts and materials deficits to the Mechanical Team Leader & Planner without delay
-Undertake SVQ Level 2 and 3 qualifications and an HNC/HND at college on a day release basis during the Apprenticeship
-Keeps records of all training/education/skills progress

Required Experience

Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:

-A minimum of 5 GCSE/O Level standard or equivalent at grade ‘C’ or above
-Must be willing to multi-skill in electrical and mechanical engineering
-A full, valid driving licence is essential
-Ability to work at heights
-Demonstrate commitment to maintaining Peel Health and Safety standards 365
-Be assertive and demonstrate a willingness to progress
-Understand permit to work systems and accident reporting

Salary and Benefits

In return you will receive:

-25 days holiday
-Award Winning Pension - Contributions matched up to 10%
-Life Assurance - 4x annual salary if in the pension scheme (2x if not)
-Critical illness
-Funded healthcare cash plan
-Flexible Benefits including Travel insurance, Cycle2Work scheme, Discounted retail vouchers, Gym membership, iPad purchase scheme

Employer Description

At Peel Ports we’re already one of the UK’s leading port and logistics companies. However, we’re hungry for more and our team needs people who share our taste for success.

With 12 settings across the UK and a huge menu of career paths, our business offers plentiful opportunities.
We’ve got an appetite for growth and transforming the supply chain to benefit our customers. Much of that depends on our unrivalled facilities and technology. But in our sector, it always boils down to having the right talent. So, if you’ve got something great to bring to the table, then a potential future with Peel Ports should give you food for thought