Mechanical Engineering Maintenance Apprentice

Location: Doncaster

Business: SARIA Ltd

Salary: Competitive Apprentice Pay plus Benefits

Business:         Originally founded as Prosper De Mulder Limited in 1926; SARIA’s UK operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain.  The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country. 

The Position 

Applications are invited for a Mechanical Engineering Maintenance Apprentice at our Doncaster Site. This is a full time apprenticeship (with study leave). As a Mechanical Engineering Maintenance Apprentice you will train to become a fully qualified Mechanical Engineer working as part of the Maintenance Team. 

Your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company’s requirements but will include: 

  • Dismantling components and equipment.
  • Diagnose faults on equipment.
  • Checking components for serviceability during overall activities.
  • Repairing and modifying mechanical assemblies.
  • Assembling mechanical components.
  • Checking that completed assemblies comply with specifications. 

You will be required to undertake additional company training in other disciplines to further develop and complement a full skill set needed for the role. 

You will join a structured Advanced Apprenticeship programme where you will train to become a fully qualified Mechanical Engineer. 

The Person 

  • Minimum grade C in GCSE Maths, English, Science and another technical subject, or equivalent.
  • Consideration will be given to candidates who have completed basic training prior to application.
  • An enthusiastic individual with a flexible approach to their work.
  • A keen desire to progress personally and to build a long-term future in an Engineering role.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail with good literacy and numeracy skills.
  • An inquisitive and questioning mind and a desire to learn from others.
  • A genuine interest in manufacturing.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Have a high regard for safety, quality and compliance.
  • Good problem solving skills with a methodical approach to tasks.
  • Excellent communication skills. 

Salary: Competitive Apprentice Pay plus Benefits.  

Please apply in writing with your CV to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or e mail recruitment@saria.co.uk

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s being received.

Closing Date - 25th August 2019


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