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Air Conditioning Technician Apprentice (at Not Just Cooling Ltd)


Job description

Not Just Cooling Ltd are looking to recruit an apprentice to join their experienced team of technicians. An Air Conditioning Technician at Not Just Cooling Ltd is a highly trained specialist involved in the planning, preparation, installation and maintenance of space cooling equipment for a loyal and supportive client base.

An Air Conditioning Technician is a specialist occupation involved in planning, preparing and safely carrying out work activities on Air Conditioning systems in a range of locations. Once qualified a competent technician will work without any immediate supervision and liaises effectively with other trades and end users.

The role includes (but not limited to):

  • Learning and mastering the installation of systems
  • Positioning and fixing pipework
  • Testing and fault-finding and monitoring performance to ensure systems are maintained to provide maximum performance and efficiency

A technician is required to be familiar with industry Codes of Practice and other sources of information where UK Safety and Environmental legislation are key drivers of the rapid changes in technology and processes with the sector.

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 30/05/2020

Possible start date: 30/06/2020

Skills required

  • Demonstrate the ability to work calmly under pressure and to agreed deadlines and able to prioritise work and manage a number of tasks at the same time
  • Able to follow clearly given instructions and demonstrate good attention to detail
  • Will need to liaise and interact with a wide range of people including with team colleagues, clients and suppliers plus other trades people so excellent communication skills are an essential

Qualifications required

Minimum entry requirements: maths and English Language grades A-C*/9-4 and above (or equivalent qualification).

Candidate requirements

Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation.

Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early.

Training provided

  • Advanced Refrigeration and Air Conditioning standard
  • Apprenticeship as agreed. In company induction on starting and ongoing health & safety briefing relevant to the role and equipment used within role
  • Functional Skills, if required

Future progression

  • Be keen to develop their individual skills and be engaged with their ongoing career and skills development
  • Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship

Employer information

A small business supporting the service maintenance industry.

Address details:

CustomFit Joinery Limited
Ernest Road

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Reference number VAC001619100
Working week Days TBC - 8:30 - 17:00, with some flexibility depending on project and location.

(40 hours per week)

Expected duration 36 months
Apprenticeship level Advanced
Related course Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Engineering Technician - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)
Salary £156.00 (Weekly)

Wage explained

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).