Position:
Apprentice Gas Engineer
Employment Type:
Apprenticeship
Salary:
From £577 per month
Location:
Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 7UG
Closing Date:

Engineering is a great career path, often well paid, you will be expected to design and build! Use your creativity to progress within this role and watch your career flourish!

Job Role:

  • To assist fully trained gas engineers on day to day activities of annual gas servicing, installing domestic heating systems, boilers, responsive repairs and maintenance
  • Use authorised plant and equipment provided with due care and attention and as supervised
  • Carry out basic trade instructions, read and interpret drawings as required
  • To work effectively as part of a team
  • To accurately complete documents for all work undertaken
  • To complete the Level 3 Gas Engineer Apprenticeship qualification by attending college as necessary, completing coursework and examinations as requested
  • Undertake Health and Safety and other training as required
  • Undertake minor maintenance and repair works as required
  • Work as part of a team and use materials and equipment safely
  • Build and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, customers and managers to ensure effectiveness and efficiency within the business
  • Be aware of risk assessments and method statements relating to own area of work and to work in a safe manner taking into account other people’s health and wellbeing
  • Take part in the apprentice review process and complete any training required
  • Follow Health and Safety policy and procedures including the wearing of personal protective equipment when necessary
  • Your duties may vary from time to time within the broad remit of your role.

Working week:

Monday to Friday

39 hours per week

What is a Gas Engineer? 

Gas Engineers install, service, maintain and repair gas appliances.

About The Employer: 

Established in 1994, Phoenix Gas Services is based in Newcastle-under-Lyme near Stoke-on-Trent. They pride themselves on being a well-reputed local family run company, delivering high-quality boiler care and service across Staffordshire and Cheshire

Skills Required:

  • Good time keeping and ability to work to a schedule
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other staff, general public, external agencies

Personal Qualities: 

  • Ability to work outdoors and in all weather conditions
  • Must be able to attend apprenticeship training days (be able to travel to college/ training provider location)
  • Good team player
  • Good time management
  • High level of self-discipline and motivation
  • Must be able to deliver a polite, courteous, professional service to all customers and members of the public

Applying English & Maths In This Role: 

Gas Engineering may require Maths skills.

Qualifications Required: 

  • An understanding of Health & Safety at work in relation to the tasks to be undertaken
  • 3-5 GCSE’s at grades 9-4 (A-C) (or equivalent) preferably English, Maths and a Science and/or relevant experience

Qualifications Gained:

Apprenticeship in Gas Engineering Level 3 Standard

Future Prospects: 

Engineers create and build, these are such vital skills in the industry and can lead you onto big career prospects! Engineers can be expected to be paid a good wage which often goes up with experience.

 

Matching you to the right employer

All applicants will need to successfully complete a work trial before starting an apprenticeship programme. This ensures applicants and employers are a perfect match.

Salary information

Please note the salary for this role is £3.70 per hour for all ages.