Engineering Apprenticeship (Mechanical / Electrical)

James Jones, Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway

Job id:
329661062
Published:
05-05-2017
Expires:
02-06-2017
Job type:
Full-time
Job sector:
Engineering and Science
Job id:
329661062
Published:
05-05-2017
Job type:
Full-time
Expires:
02-06-2017

James Jones & Sons Ltd
 
Engineering Apprenticeship (Mechanical / Electrical) Stevens Croft, Lockerbie
 
James Jones & Sons Ltd is one of the UKs largest and most progressive timber companies with core activities in sawmilling, I-Joist and pallet manufacture. We operate five sawmills throughout Scotland; an engineered wood manufacturing plant in the north of Scotland and have pallet and packaging operations at eight sites across the UK. We produce high quality, British grown sawn timber for the construction, pallet, packaging, fencing and agricultural sectors; market-leading JJI-Joists for the housebuilding and construction markets and pallets and packaging for blue chip domestic and exporting businesses.
 
We are seeking to appoint an apprentice within our engineering department at Stevens Croft, Lockerbie. The role would cover both electrical and mechanical skills.
 
The Role:
 
The successful candidate will initially work within the Engineering Department demonstrating the skills and aptitude needed, before attending college on a one day per week release basis from October 2017. You will undertake a structured course with a local college (Advanced Apprenticeship / Level 3 Diploma / SVQ2), the choice of course will be tailored to your skills and experience.
 
You will gain skills and knowledge through work experience and college learning, and in turn provide an engineering service to the site. Through work experience and job shadowing you will gain operational knowledge of the relevant plant machinery. Working closely with our engineers you will learn how to repair and maintain a range of onsite plant equipment, promoting a safe and reliable standard to support the site and meet customers demands, goals and objectives.
 
Application and recruitment process

To apply for this job, please click on the apply button down below.
 
Applicants will be required to have a CV and Covering letter when applying.
 
Closing Date: Friday 2nd June 2017.

Assessment - If your application is shortlisted you will be required to attend an
assessment testing your maths and mechanical aptitude.
 
Interview and site tour - If you are selected you will be invited to attend an interview,
have a site tour and have the opportunity to talk to our engineers.

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