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Apprentice Lift and Escalator Engineer

Reference number: SW-006420
  • Salary: £13,052.00 first year
  • Job Type: Apprenticeships
  • Employer: OTIS
  • Location: Southwark

Apprentice Engineer Installation

OTIS LIMITED

About the employer

Here at Otis, we are proud to stand as global leaders in the vertical transportation industry, moving millions of people each day safely to their destinations. From the launch of Elisha Otis’ very first safety elevator over 150 years ago, we have continued to innovate and pave the way for our customers to thrive in a taller, faster, smarter world.

As an Apprentice Engineer, you will be fully supported in undertaking a range of on-the-job and classroom based learning to become a Qualified Lift and Escalator Engineer. Otis will provide you with a solid foundation for a rewarding and lasting career.

What will the apprentice be doing?

– Opportunity to become a Qualified Lift Engineer- NVQ3 Qualification

– Excellent salary and many other benefits

– Apprentice events and awards ceremonies

– The opportunity to work as part of world’s leading lift & escalator manufacturer, with high profile, prestigious customers

– A culture which encourages collaboration, empowerment, diversity and imagination

 

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  • Annual wage

    Year One £13,052 Year Two £17,403 Year Three £23,930

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday; Times to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will be required to complete Off the job training:

•At local Further Education College – Day Release
•Performing Engineering Operations (PEO) Skills Units x 3, practical and hand skills
•BTEC Technical Certificate Electrical/ Electronic Skills
•Industry specific Distance Learning Modules

• Residential Block Release. Primarily via block attendance at Otis Leicester technical training centre

On the job training:

•In the workplace with experienced Otis engineers

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As an Apprentice Engineer, you will be fully supported in undertaking a range of on-the-job and classroom based learning to become a Qualified Lift and Escalator Engineer. Otis will provide you with a solid foundation for a rewarding and lasting career. We believe that everyone working here has the potential to progress and you will be supported by our big commitment to your ongoing training and further development. Once you have qualified, you will be able to apply for a variety of roles within Otis.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent STEM (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential

OTIS LIMITED

https://www.otis.com/en/uk/

Address

The Shard

32 London Bridge Street

SE1 9SG

Date posted: 28/09/2021

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