Trainee Dual Fuel SMART Meter Engineer (Gas & Electric)
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : MANPC128
Location: England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sector: SMART Metering, Utilities
Salary: £24885 - £28500 per annum + Overtime + On Call
Date posted: 09/08/2016
This vacancy has now expired.
Want to become a Dual Fuel SMART Meter Installer?
Want to start a new career NOW?...With no previous experience!
Want REAL career progression?
Want JOB Security?
We are currently searching for a number of candidates who are interested in joining a training scholarship to become qualified and work as a Dual Fuel SMART Metering Engineer.
Over the next 5 years, 30 million Gas & Electric (Dual Fuel) SMART Meters will be need to be installed across the UK with hundreds of Engineers needed to complete the work.
We are currently working exclusively with the No1 Metering provider in the UK that supplies Dual Fuel Meters across the UK. After successfully securing a significant partnership with one of the UK's Energy Providers, they are looking for new Engineers to join the company as soon as possible.
The Scholarship we have on offer is up to 70% funded with remainder needing to be funded by the successful candidates.
You will have to fund the remaining 30% = (£2000) - This is due upfront before training, once you have received your contract
The training will take place at the UK's first dedicated Smart Meter training facility and will be the place you will be learning the tricks of the trade. Completion of our course earns you fully accredited qualifications enabling you to work within the industry right away.
TRAINING WILL START 12th September - You can have no holidays during the training period!!
The Qualifications you will gain are:
* LOGIC (QCF) Diploma in Smart Metering - Power
* CITB CMA1 & MET1
* Emergency First Aid at Work Certification
* EUSR register (National database for energy employers and letting them know you have the skills they need)
The Employment Opportunity
Once you are accredited you will be GUARANTEED a PERMANENT staff role with a major SMART Meter provider!!
If successful in your application you will:
*Be put through a partially funded 14 week Scholarship to give you the training to successfully install Dual Fuel SMART Meters.
*Starting salary of £24,885 - £28,500 (Depending on area) per annum + Overtime and Oncall
*Obtain a Vehicle, Fuel Card, Tools, PPE and Phone
*Opportunity to start your career with a major SMART Meter provider and progress quickly
For more information about this role please contact our Manchester office