Mechanical / Electrical (Mechelec) Apprentice

Location: Eastbourne

Hours: Full

Qualifications: You must have or expect to achieve 3 GCSEs at grade C or above, Standard Grades 1-3, Nationals at 4 or 5 in English, Maths and a Science (or equivalent qualification). <

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Salary: Competitive, to be discussed at interview

Mechanical / Electrical (Mechelec) Apprentice

The Company

Stagecoach UK Bus is the largest bus operator in the UK operating services in over 100 communities in towns and cities across the country.  The Stagecoach fleet (in excess of 8,000 vehicles) is one of the most modern in the UK and we need highly qualified engineers to maintain reliability for our customers.

The Advanced / Modern Apprenticeship Programme

Our award winning apprenticeship programme is a four year programme, the first three years are spent on the job learning in the depot with an allocated mentor and attending a specialist training college in either Glasgow or Wolverhampton (depending on home location). 

 You will work towards a ‘Mechelec’ qualification so will be equally skilled in both mechanical and electrical engineering.

 The fourth year of the programme has been specially designed by Stagecoach UK Bus to consolidate technical skills by way of attendance at a series of development courses including manufacturer’s technical courses.

 After four years you will be fully skilled with a rewarding career ahead of you.

Requirements

In addition to the academic qualifications the successful applicants must have an interest in engineering, be keen to learn and develop new skills. An interest in technology would be beneficial.

Selection Process

The selection process includes ability tests and an interview. Final offers will be subject to achieving minimum qualifications as outlined above and a satisfactory medical assessment.

 

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