Apprentice Maintenance Technician
Viridor is a leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management company
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our fast-growing business
About us Content
We're bringing resources to life, supporting the growth of a circular economy that seeks to keep resources in use for as long as possible and to recover the energy from materials at the end of their service life. Whether those resources are collected by our vehicles from a local business or delivered into one of our Energy Recovery Facilities, we transform ‘waste’ into the materials and energy that society will need tomorrow. Servicing Local Authorities and commercial businesses we use our strategic expertise, combined with local knowledge and friendly services to offer all ‘waste’ producers an opportunity to join with us to give the world’s resources new life. As part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group plc we are committed to creating and delivering value for our customers and stakeholders whilst making a positive contribution to the development of our employees and the environment.
Why work for us
We employ over three thousand highly trained people to operate, support and manage our services and the facilities that transform waste. Offering apprenticeships, graduate recruitment and management training schemes to nurture skills, our investment in the future of our colleagues equips them to lead our business forward in the future. Above all we actively promote a culture of health, safety and well-being through our HomeSafe programme, focused on ensuring everyone gets home safely at the end of the day. We're always on the look-out for new talent to join our ranks and invite you to use the information on these pages to discover how you can help us to bring resources to life.
Carry out planned preventative maintenance Provide general maintenance of equipment Modify, test and inspect condition-based monitoring and fault finding with our systems. Help improve systems on our sites where required. Work on technology which monitors and controls all aspects of processes and their performance across the site. Carry out risk assessments and method statements to ensure activities are completed in a safe manner at all times At the end of the 1st year, you will have the opportunity to decide if you would like to continue your apprenticeship with either an Electrical or Mechanical bias
The Successful Applicant
We’re looking for someone who has an interest in engineering, a positive can- do attitude, a willingness to learn as well as a commitment to the Apprenticeship scheme. The ideal apprentice will be skilled in the Microsoft Office suite of applications, highly motivated with good organisation skills A minimum of five GCSES (with grades 5 or above), including Maths, English and Science, or predicted to achieve those grades in Summer 2020.
What's on Offer
A range of benefits