Trainee Engineering Apprentice

@Advanced Access Platforms Ltd
  • 1 Kimpton Road, Sutton, Sutton, SM3 9DA, United Kingdom View on Map
  • Post Date : February 28, 2023
  • Apply Before : March 28, 2023
  • Salary: £11,000.00 - £11,000.00 / Annually
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Job Detail

  • Number of Positions Available: 4
  • Working Hours 8.30am – 5.30pm (hour for lunch)
  • Working Week: Monday – Friday
  • Working Location 1 Kimpton Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM3 9QL
  • Minimum Entry Requirements GCSE Maths & English grade 4/C or Functional Skills Level 2
  • Personal Qualities: Willingness to Learn and good communicator
  • Things to Consider:
    This is a practical, hands-on job. Driving license would be good but not essential.

Job Description

Job Title: Trainee Engineering Apprentice 

Employer: Advanced Access Platforms Ltd.

Apprenticeship Standard: Maintenance Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 

Location: 1 Kimpton Road, Sutton, SM3 9OL

Vacancy Description:

We are looking for the next generation of qualified engineers. You will be learning all aspects of mechanical, electrical & hydraulic knowledge to gain a good understanding of powered access plant. The aim is to get you to become a fully qualified CAPS engineer.


Desired Skills:

  • comply with industry health, safety and environmental working practices and regulations
  • locate, and rectify faults on plant and equipment
  • communicate with and provide information to stakeholders in line with personal role and responsibilities
  • read, understand and interpret information and work in compliance with technical specifications and supporting documentation
  • prepare work areas to undertake work related activities and reinstate those areas after the completion of the work related activities
  • inspect and maintain appropriate plant and equipment to meet operational requirements
  • assess and test the performance and condition of plant and equipment
  • communicate, handover and confirm that the appropriate engineering process has been completed to specification


Personal Qualities:

  • Health & Safety – follows health & safety policies and procedures and be prepared to challenge unsafe behaviour using appropriate techniques to ensure the protection of people and property when working alone and/or with appropriate supervision
  • Quality focused – ensures that work achieves quality standard both occupationally and personally
  • Working with others – works well with people from different disciplines, backgrounds and expertise to accomplish an activity safely and on time
  • Interpersonal skills – gets along well with others and takes into account their needs and concerns
  • Critical reasoning – uses resources, techniques and obtained facts to develop sound solutions while recognising and defining problems
  • Sustainability and ethical behaviour – behaves ethically and undertakes work in a way that contributes to sustainable development
  • Risk awareness – demonstrates high concentration, the desire to reduce risks, ability to be compliant and awareness of change, through regular monitoring and checking of information


Prospects:                               A career in as an engineer/service.