Apprentice Electrical and Mechanical Engineer - JJ Smith and Co (Woodworking and Machinery) - REF: KA011

Company overview:

"Formed over 90 years ago, J J Smith are now recognized as one of the premier suppliers of new and used woodworking machinery in the UK."

Key responsibilities for the role:

  • Must be able to complete an apprenticeship framework L3 Engineering Technician at NWTC over 4 years
  • Learning mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic skills
  • Learning electrical skills at engineering college and from company engineers
  • Occasionally assist company engineers on site throughout the UK
  • Check over second hand machinery prior to being despatched from our factory
  • Maintenance often involves a requirement to clean machinery so candidates must be prepared to get their hands dirty
  •  Making sure work areas are kept clean and tidy

Key skills to be successful in your application:

  • Enthusiastic and keen to learn new skills
  • Inquisitive when facing problems
  • Confidence to try to solve problems using own initiative
  • Not afraid to ask questions
  • Ability to use hand tools correctly and efficiently
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance
  • 5 GCSE’s at grade 4/C and above including English, Maths and Science

Location: Kirkby                                           
Contracted hours: 40 hours                          
Hourly rate of pay: At least National Minimum Wage   
Closing date: Sunday 11 April 2021

How to apply

Please complete the Knowsley Apprentice application form and return to
Also apply via link direct to NWTC as you will need to complete assessments tests with NWTC to be considered.                          

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