Locations:Location Independent Worker, United Kingdom
Believe there's more than one way to secure a successful future?
So do we. We think our outstanding apprenticeship programme is the best alternative to university for ambitious students, with an eye on the engineering world. Especially as you'll gain professional qualifications and the reputation that comes with working for a prestigious engineering brand like Siemens.
This is a rare opportunity to earn money while showing your potential to a global innovator. Siemens Building Technologies is a leading supplier and trendsetter in supplying products and solutions in the fire, security and energy management industries. We have an exciting opportunity for motivated and ambitious individuals to join our Field Service Apprenticeship Scheme for the fire and security part of the business, commencing September 2019. The Apprenticeship's will either be based in our Frimley, Manchester or London Branches.
For the first 10 months of your apprenticeship, you will be required to be based full time at college and then from July 2019 onwards, you will be on a day release to college and in the business the remaining 4 days. Upon completion of your apprenticeship you will have gained a BTEC Level 3 in electrical/ electronic engineering and there is feasible progression for you to also have started your HNC in electrical/ electronic engineering.The position will involve dedicated training on your journey to becoming a skilled Customer Service Engineer in the Building Technologies industry, with excellent electrical diagnostic knowledge.
You'll havefour GCSEs at Grade C or above (or equivalent), which must include Maths, English Language and Science.
You'll have excellent attention to detail as the role requires the diagnosis and repair of complex mechanical and electrical problems.
You must be able to work independently, safely and responsibly; and you're looking to develop your ability to drive and lead change
You'll always have an eye on tomorrow, with us; you'll be laying the groundwork for exciting innovations influencing the future of Building Technologies
You'll have a good level of computer literacy
A self-disciplined approach to your studies will be required as well as to your timekeeping and attendance in the workplace.
You enjoy collaborating with others to find innovative solutions
You'll provide vital technical service support to our customers working very closely with the office technical escalation staff, sales and support teams
You'll be expected to balance technical and personal skills and therefore you need to have a ‘can do attitude'
Joining our field based engineering team and will be ultimately responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of our fire and security systems.
You'll be expected to travel and will work at a variety of sites throughout the UK
How do I apply?
We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role. Please note the deadline for applications for this role will beMonday 18th March2019.
What else do I need to know?
Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.
If you are successful in your application you will receive a new contract detailing the standard terms, conditions and benefits associated with this role. Please note that this may impact any existing entitlements to legacy terms.
Job ID: 91511
Organization: Building Technologies
Experience Level: not defined
Job Type: Full-time
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