Fairline - Engineering Apprentice

  • Company: Fairline Yachts Limited
  • Location: Oundle, PE8 4HN
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £13,728.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-13264
  • Application Deadline Date: 12/05/2024
  • Start Date: 03/09/2024
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Working Week: Monday to Thursday 7:00am to 4:00pm. Friday 7:00am to 1:00pm

Brief Description

Do you have an inquisitive mind and thrive on problem solving? Do you enjoy spending time fixing things? Would you like to help to build a luxury product for an established global brand? If your answer is yes, this is an opportunity you will not want to miss! Fairline Yachts are looking for apprentices to join their engineering team in Oundle.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or 01536 413508

Personal Qualities

Excellent time keeping
Desire to learn and be part of a team
Good worth ethic
Reliable and trustworthy

Skills Required

Good communication skills
Problem solving skills
Timekeeping skills

Training to be Provided

- Level 2 Engineering Operative - Mechanical Manufacturing Pathway
- Functional Skills in English or maths if required

Future Prospects

Potential of a full time position on successful completion of the apprenticeship. Potential to progress to a Level 3 Engineering Apprenticeship

Vacancy Detail

Set sail on your career working for a luxury global brand!

Based in Oundle, Fairline Yachts are a leading manufacturer in creating high quality, luxury Yachts. With a vast range of yachts already in production, including the award winning Squadron 58 and brand new Targa 40 ranges being launched in the last six months, it is an exciting time to come aboard and join Fairline to kickstart your career in a specialist trade.

During your apprenticeship you will be supported by a dedicated Apprentice Master and their highly experienced engineering teams to build your skills and knowledge in both mechanical and electrical engineering, to effectively support the team to install a variety of mechanical and electrical systems including (but not limited to); stabiliser systems, sea-fire installations, domestic plumbing systems, 240-volt domestic systems and cabin lighting wiring circuits.

Through working within a specialist boat building environment, you will gain valuable, engineering experience to help kick start your engineering career.

College day-release will be one day a week at Tresham College in Corby.

Due to the nature of the business and the hazards involved, the employer have an occupational requirement that all new staff including apprentices must be 18 years old or over on starting.

Other Information

*Please note applicants must be over 18 years of age due to site restrictions*

There will be yearly salary reviews with potential for a level 3 progression.

Generous holiday package
Sick pay
Onsite parking
Overtime at competitive rates after initial training period
Pension and Salary sacrifice
Death in Service
Career development

Selected candidates will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre at the employers Oundle site.

This apprenticeship has expired