Apprentice Land Based Service Engineer

  • Croydon
  • London Borough of Croydon
  • 35-40 hours per week

THE COMPANY

Croydon is on the cusp of an unprecedented period of growth and revitalisation. The next five years will see over £3bn investment in the Borough, which will transform Croydon into a world class destination. Across the Borough, up to 9,500 new homes will be built, whilst a major public realm improvement programme and innovative high streets investment schemes will revitalise our vibrant local centres. The aim is simple – to create a series of places where people want to be. This is your opportunity to be at the heart of this exciting time, developing and delivering projects which will transform the borough.

THE ROLE

This is a busy and fast paced frontline team where your ability to be flexible and prioritise will be a welcomed asset. We maintain all power tools and machinery for the Grounds maintenance fleet.

 

You will be working towards a L2 Land-based Service Engineer qualification

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Keeping the workshop  and tools clean and tidy
  • Day-to day support of the workshop foreman
  • Maintaining the cleansing of vehicles and machinery
  • Basic servicing inclusive of oil changes and filters
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Damage repairs and safety checks.
  • Contributing to the preparation and delivery of any project work appropriate to the team and service
  • Minor administrative duties to support the workshop foreman  

THE CANDIDATE

Education and Skills

  • 5 A-C GCSEs, including English and Maths
  • Eager to learn and enthusiastic
  • Good IT skills
  • Uses their initiative
  • Confident in communicating with a variety of people both verbally and in writing
  • Good organisation and time management skills 

OTHER INFORMATION

As well as becoming qualified in your chosen area, you will receive a London Living Wage salary of £19,750 per annum, which is one of the best apprenticeship salaries in London! 

 

For further information, please apply below and a member of the time will be in touch! 

 

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