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Trainee Electrical Technician

Litherland, Merseyside
3 Aug 2022
Trainee Electrical Technician

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Crawley depot - Field based role + FULL TRAINING provided
Project locations: East Sussex, West Sussex, Kent, Medway, Wiltshire, Southampton, South Essex
Full-time, Permanent
This is an outstanding opportunity! Are you looking for that first step in your career where a full, structured training programme is offered, you work with a Team of supportive colleagues, and you can see the career pathway opportunities in front of you?
As a Trainee Electrical Technician, a typical day will involve working closely with one of our experienced Team to maintain, install and test a range of electrical equipment. Training isn't in a classroom, it is a mix of on the job' learning, progressing towards an NVQ in Electrical Installations and Sector based certifications such as ECS - all while getting paid full time!
The progression from a Trainee will depend on what you enjoy about the job - but typically our Trainees progress into Installers, Engineers - and then on to Supervisors and Managers.
What do you need to apply?
Motivation and willingness to learn!
An interest and/or some exposure to anything electrical - whether that's tinkering with computers, you've had some work experience, or a college course
Ability to problem solve - ultimately the job requires thinking outside the box, following fault finding instructions and
The role does come with a vehicle, so a drivers license is ideal - or if you're almost there and expecting to complete your test within the first 6 months
Excellent employee benefits:
Company Van
Uncapped overtime options
33 days holiday (including public holidays) plus the option to buy or sell 5 days of annual leave every year
Company (matched %) Pension scheme
Life insurance
Ongoing training and career progression opportunities
And more!
Telent is a technology partner to some of the biggest names in the Rail, Traffic and Highways sectors - we help to keep the UK moving. Telent have been delivering intelligent transport solutions for over 30 years, and we are continually growing with over 2,900+ employees and 500+ field-based Engineers across the UK.
*** If you are currently in a builder / cabling / fibre engineering / electrician mate / electrical maintenance / Traffic Management / Traffic Management Operative position, then this role may also be for you!
Telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.
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  • Job Reference: 676109650-2
  • Date Posted: 3 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Telent
  • Location: Litherland, Merseyside
  • Salary: On Application