- GMFJ Reference
£ Competitive p/h
40.00 per week
- Date Posted
- Start Date
Now Taking Applications
- Employment Type
Advanced Level 3
David R Electrical
Description of Opportunity
electrical contracting industry is part of the construction industry and
therefore electrician’s are generally responsible for the installation,
maintenance and repair of electrical services, both inside and outside
buildings and structures such as houses, hospitals, schools, factories and
electricians will have a broad range of similar technical knowledge and
practical skills to enable them to carry out their work safely and correctly.
Some of the
things that an electrician will be expected to do are:
Install, maintain and repair electrical services (e.g. lighting, sockets, fire
alarms, emergency lighting & heating controls)
Work indoors and outdoors and be prepared to sometimes work at height
Work with little or no supervision; relying on their own initiative
Be prepared to travel away from home
Develop good working relationships with people
Read both building and engineering drawings
Understand wiring and circuit diagrams
Select (within limits) materials and equipment
Inspect and test electrical installations
Diagnose and rectify faults on a range of circuits and equipment
As you can
see, the job of the electrician is varied and interesting and can offer a
challenging career. Consequently, the training programme that you will be
following as a JTL apprentice has been designed to help you by meeting and
delivering training to these standards and expectations.
For more information about this vacancy please contact JTL on 0800 085 2308 (Ref ID: 127790)
Knowledge and skills are important and the training is demandingKey personal attributes include:· good practical skills to work with hand and power tools· the ability to follow technical drawings and instructions· a methodical approach to work· an ability to pay close attention to detail· a commitment to keep up to date with industry developments· the ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team· good communication skills· the ability to work at height· normal colour vision· a thorough understanding of safety rules and regulations
All candidates must complete the JTL BKSB Assessment
The training involved requires commitment.
The JTL electrical installation apprenticeship is an Advanced Apprenticeship at Level 3 lasting approximately four years. As a JTL apprentice you'll be in full time employment with a local company receiving a good wage from day one. You'll spend time learning your trade by gaining hands-on-experience working on-site with your employer, as well as attending a JTL approved college or training centre to learn the theoretical knowledge you will need.For the Advanced Apprenticeship, the framework reflects a higher level of competence and knowledge, for electricians, the competence and knowledge elements are combined in a qualification called the ‘Level 3 Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems & Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment)’ This structure is reflected in the new electrical framework as follows, with ELTOC1 being the industry specific requirement:A Diploma at Level 3 (the competence part)A knowledge based element at Level 3Transferable Skills at Level 2Employee Rights and ResponsibilitiesPersonal Learning & Thinking SkillsAny industry specific requirement
2,000 people a year begin a course delivered by JTL, getting qualifications, real life job experience and realising their potential.
- Willingness to learn·
- Good practical aptitude
- · Capable of meeting the physical demands of the work
The advertised Apprentice wage will increase
yearly or upon completion of progressive stages.
After initially qualifying, you could go on
to supervisory roles, senior management positions or even running your own business.