Severn Waste Services and Mercia Waste Management

Vacancy Details

Engineering Apprentice

Job Description: We are looking to recruit an engineering apprentice to join the existing team at one of the UK’s newest EfW facilities.

Under supervision the successful candidate will gain direct experience and learn skills to become part of a multi-disciplined team that is capable of performing a wide range of engineering activities.

To apply please contact Will York - Maintenance Manager

or the following link on the government apprenticeship site

Apprenticeship summary

Working week: Monday - Friday 7.00am - 3.30pm (30 minute unpaid lunch break)

Locations: EnviRecover EfW, Oak Drive, Hartlebury Trading Estate, Hartlebury, Kidderminster, DY104JD

Total hours per week: 40.00

Expected duration: 3 years

Apprenticeship level: Advanced Level 3 (A level)


Under supervision:

• Learn about the company and sites safety policies and procedures

• Learn regular operational checks, routines and procedures

• Conduct scheduled planned preventative maintenance

• Repair equipment that has broken down

• Assist with regulatory and statutory inspections on plant and apparatus

• Working to health and safety, environmental and other standards as they apply to the business

• Learn about the control of spares for plant areas

• Learn how to use engineering drawings, manuals and instructions

• Learn how to operate a variety of equipment including forklifts, cranes, MEWP, tooling and workshop machinery

• Gain exposure to safe working practices in an environment that includes: hot works, working at height, LOLER, PUWER, confined spaces, COSHH etc

• Develop competence under the sites Safety Rules

Desired skills

• Good communication skills

• Good organisational skills

• Drive and flexibility to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team

• Reliable, with a desire to learn and a proactive attitude

Contact Email:

Severn Waste Services
The Marina, Kings Road, Evesham
Worcestershire WR11 3XZ

Tel: 01386 443376
Fax: 01386 446757

Mercia Waste Management
The Marina, Kings Road, Evesham
Worcestershire WR11 3XZ

Tel: 01386 443376
Fax: 01386 446757

© Copyright 2020.