Apprentice Electrician

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    €25000 - €30000

Apprentice Field Service Engineer apprenticeship, electrical, engineering, entry level, electrician

Your new company

One of Ireland’s leading importers and distributors of packaging machinery and packaging materials we pride ourselves on offering innovative solutions to meet our customer’s demands in todays ever increasingly challenging environment. Formed over 25 years ago the company has grown steadily every year to be one Ireland’s leading distributors of packaging machinery and materials. Given the background as fruit & vegetable distributors, initially the business was concentrated on the fresh produce industry. However, the Company’s product offering is such that they now serve a diverse range of industries from, manufacturing, engineering, pharmaceutical, printing, meat, fish and poultry packers. They have now built up long term relationships with leading UK, European and Far Eastern suppliers of both machinery and packaging materials which means they are confident of satisfying all their clients packing requirements.

Your new role

This is a field based role, working in a fast paced environment with a senior electrician engineer learning directly on the job and getting hands on exposure in the manufacturing industry. Your day to day duties will consist of servicing and repairing machinery, the installation of new machinery, providing technical support, providing nationwide coverage, completing job sheets and more. You will be expected to respond to ad hoc call outs if required but the general working hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

What you'll need to succeed

  • 1-2 years experience in a similar industry or job title.
  • Trade qualification is not required but if you are in the process of obtaining your trade certs this role will facilitate for you to complete your apprenticeship.
  • Knowledge of pneumatic and electrical / PLC systems is advantageous.
  • Self motivated and willing to learn using a hands on approach.
  • Good problem solver
  • have strong interpersonal skills

What you'll get in return

The opportunity to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment working closely with senior engineers on a daily basis whilst facilitating to complete your apprenticeship.
You will be paid an above market rate.
Sociable working hours from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.
Overtime options Continuous professional development program options.
Company van (after successful duration of training),and expenses.

What you need to do now

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