Apprentice Electrical Technician

Ref: AET-C-T-52299
City/Region: Cookstown
Salary: Competitive

Hours 7am to 4.30pm 4 days per week for on-site training and 1 day release to attend college

Closing date for applications:Friday 3rd September 2021

You will be trained in the installation and maintenance of industrial electrical systems, fault diagnosis of single and three phase electrical systems, maintenance, repair, installation and testing of electrical machinery in a wide range of industrial applications.

You will be offered the opportunity to follow a set development path to complete the appropriate electrical apprenticeship programme, supported by the delivery of underpinning knowledge at technical college.

Skills, qualifications and experience:

  • 4 GCSE at grade C or above, including maths,science, or technology and design
  • Have commenced, or be willing to commence an appropriate electrical qualification course e.g. National Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Safety conscious
  • IT literate
  • Self motivated, diligent, and methodical in your approach to work

Proactive health and safety is a prerequisite to employment at Karro Foods. All roles have a responsibility to demonstrate commitment to the companies' health and safety goals, and as such it forms an essential component of all job descriptions, at all levels.

Benefits include:

  • 30 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Free life Assurance
  • Pay above national apprentice rate (Increases every year of apprenticeship)
  • Annual tools and clothing allowance

At Karro we are dedicated to rewarding and enriching the careers of the people who work for us. If you are hardworking, willing to get involved and respond well to a challenging and fast-moving environment, then you will find Karro to be a well-matched employer who will support you at every turn and reward your dedication with support, development and long-term career prospects.

About Karro:

Karro is a leading producer of both fresh and cooked pork products with c. 4,000 employees over 13 sites across the UK and Ireland. The business supplies to retail, foodservice and manufacturing customers across the UK, as well as export customers globally. We have full production chain visibility and our pork is eaten by millions of consumers every year.

Karro is part of the Eight Fifty Group which with the acquisitions of Youngs and Greenland Seafood is now one of the UK's leading multi-protein food businesses, with sites across the UK, Republic of Ireland, Germany and France and sales of circa £1.9 billion.

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