We are looking for an apprentice Engineer to join our team at Allied Bakeries Belfast. Ideally you will already be in the 3rd or 4th year of your apprenticeship. We wish to have dual skilled engineers and therefore electrical background is preferable with mechanical training provided.
This is a Monday to Friday role, 37.5 hours per week during your apprenticeship and you would be given day release to attend college one day a week during term time. Allied Bakeries employs over 300 people here at Belfast and the produces a wide range of Bakery products in a factory that runs 24/7.
About the programme
You'll learn how our plant operates and to fix, maintain and review all of our factory machinery and get trained by senior colleagues. On top of your on-the-job experience you'll work towards an Engineering Apprenticeship Standard that is recognised across the industry and will help you build your career here.
Who we're looking for
If you’re interested in how things work, have a logical way of working and want to learn and develop in a hands-on role, this scheme is for you. You don't need to be an expert engineer before you join, as we will support you all the way.
What you do need is an interest in Engineering and a strong work ethic. We're looking for people who can work well as part of a team and are driven to find the answers to problems. On top of that you'll need to be a strong communicator and have five GCSEs (or equivalent) including Maths, English and Science at grade C or higher.
On completion of your apprenticeship you would move to shift based engineer role.
We offer a highly competitive salary and reward package. Salary will depend on how far you are through your apprenticeship. For year 3 it is £23,000 and year 4 is £27,500. On successful completion of your apprenticeship you will move to £37,000.
Job reference: NID-BBX-03261
Location: Belfast - Bakery
Closing date: 20/12/2019
Job start date: Not specified
Employment type: Apprentice Permanent
Department: Not Specified
Employer: Allied Bakeries
Hours per week: 37.5