Smurfit Kappa Level 3 Electrical Maintenance Apprentice

  • Company: Smurfit Kappa SSK
  • Location: Birmingham, B7 5RE
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £239.74 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00435
  • Application Deadline Date: 15/08/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Year 1 Mon- Thurs 8am-4.30pm Fri 8am-12.30pm

Brief Description

An excellent opportunity for a Electrical Maintenance Apprentice to work for an established manufacturing company based in Birmingham

Qualifications Required


5 GCSE’s at grade C or above (or equivalent), to include:
Maths, English and Science

Personal Qualities


Team player, self-motivated, trustworthy, honest, punctual and conscientious with good attention to detail.

Skills Required

Good problem solving methodology with a practical hands-on approach.

Future Prospects

To become a fully qualified Electrical Maintenance Engineer to HNC standard with potential to progress further in the business within the Engineering department and other departments if desired.

Vacancy Detail

We are seeking to employ and train 1 apprentice.

This apprenticeship will teach you electrical core skill principles. You will initially spend your first year off-the-job training at Make UK training centre for 5 days. The second year you will be based at Make UK for one day, and on-the-job training at the company for 4 days to get hands on experience with members of our highly skilled Engineering Department.

You will be trained in a wide variety of areas such as:
• Health and Safety
• Fork Lift Truck
• Confined space
• Working at height
• Overhead crane

What you could be involved in:
• Motor changes
• Working on PLC’s
• Working with AC/DC Drives
• Electrical fault finding
• Specific improvement projects (conception through to completion)
o Pneumatic maintenance
o Installation work
o LEAN philosophy and improvements

Other Information

The role may involve working at heights and/or working in confined spaces (full training will be given).

You will receive generous yearly salary reviews

This apprenticeship has expired