Title: Electrical / Mechanical Apprentice
Location: Gillingham, Kent
Salary: From £4.83 per hour (stage 1) + benefits
Duration: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Shift: 45hours per shift, 5days on and 3days off, 7.30am to 5pm
Holiday: 25days annual leave

About us
MEMS Power Generation are a specialist temporary power solutions provider in operation 24/7, supplying disaster recovery solutions for our diverse range of customers including small businesses through to blue chip multinational organisations and utility companies. With a fleet of over 500 generators and 35 years’ experience, we are the supplier of choice in the UK power rental market.

About the role
Role summary includes learning and developing your skill, knowledge and experience regarding all aspects of Power Generation.

Key responsibilities:
– Working with engineers to gain a solid foundation of engineering skills
– Repairs and upgrades on fuel storage tanks, changeover panels, switchgear, control systems and alternator rewinds and much more
– Learning within your area of specialism (mechanical / electrical)
– Receive on the job and off the job training
– Maintain H&S; Quality and Environmental Standards as per the relevant Regulations and Manuals

It is a requirement of the role that you attend college classes as outlined by the learning provider and participate in ongoing assessments both theory and practical.

About you
You will have a Maths, English and Science / ICT grade C or above; excellent communication skills; enjoy working within engineering; display a good work ethos and be physically fit (lifting and carrying copper wire etc.).

It is preferred that you have a full clean driver licence (travel is a requirement), however proof of working towards your licence is accepted.

This is an exciting opportunity for a learner who is looking to complete his / her engineering apprenticeship and to work for a progressive company at the forefront of power generation.

Working outside normal hours is be a requirement for which overtime will be paid at the prevailing rate.

We aim to employ motivated people to continue to represent MEMS as an employer of choice whilst delivering an exceptional service to our customers. If you believe you have the attributes to join our team, please do so by emailing us you’re CV to careers@mems.com. We look forward to hearing from you…

Please note that all employees complete our screening process which includes a criminal check.