Apprentice Drainage Engineer / Groundworker - Machmade Ltd - KA 122

Company overview

Machmade Ltd has been trading for approximately 30 years. Initially operating as a drainage business, it has diversified into both the plumbing and heating markets, visiting approximately 25,000 customers per year. It now offers a full range of drainage, plumbing and heating services to domestic and commercial customers, anything from a dripping tap to a deep excavation drain repair/replacement.

Key responsibilities for the role:

  • To undertake training alongside a qualified engineer on site in all aspects of drainage work.
  • To ensure full compliance with all safety procedures and requirements of statutory legislation.
  • To work as a team member alongside other trades, colleagues, partners and members of the public.
  • To attend quarterly review meetings with the line manager to establish progress made against training plans and evaluate training needs on an ongoing basis.
  • To attend any other relevant training courses as identified by management.

Key skills to be successful in your application are:

  •  Exceptional communication skills
  • Good level of Maths and English
  • Have the desire to work as a drainage engineer
  • Flexible approach and ability to work as part of a team
  • Driving licence or working towards

Location: Kirkby
Contracted hours: 40 
Hourly rate of pay: NMW for age
Closing date: 19 January, 2022

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