Camgrainare a grain storage facility. A cooperative owned by our farmer members. We take in grain, store, condition it, dry it if necessary and keep until it is sold. We have 4 sites Balsham, Linton, Kettering and Stratford Upon Avon. The Balsham site is the biggest and stores 250,000 tonnes of grain. The grain comes in on lorries and is weighed and tested, then unloaded and moved to the correct silo for the grade and stored at the correct temperature.
The apprentice will work with a team to learn how to ensure the continued running of the plant equipment and remains in a safe and serviceable condition. Also to be involved where applicable in the maintaining of the laboratory and office facilities.
Ensure that the plant operates safely Identify and implement actions to optimise the operations of the plants
Deal with ad hoc breakdowns
Complete all preventative/planned maintenance
Attend College when required
Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance on equipment.
To ensure all machinery and services are in working order and ready for production after maintenance periods.
Ensure the plant operates safely.
Liaise with Store Manager/Supervisor daily.
Record keeping of engineering tasks via the MaintainX system.
Complete works to a high standard.
Deal with workloads and breakdowns in a timely manner.
Work with and learn from existing site teams
To get involved with all areas of engineering tasks to further your own site knowledge.
To fulfil educational requirements as part of the Apprenticeship scheme.
Complete works to a high standard Deal with all breakdowns in a timely manner
Desirable if the learner has:
Flexible approach to shifts (including occasional weekend works) IT SYSTEMS
General Knowledge of MS Office, outlook and some web based application exposure
Adhere to Company H&S policies and procedures at all times
Report any breaches of H&S via the Companies reporting system & directly to the Store Manager/Supervisor
Good understanding of the requirements to work in a safe manner and mitigation of risks whenever needed
Training to be provided
The learner will be studying the Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard qualification.
Day release to the NCTC.
Functional skills will be studied if equivalent qualifications are not held.
GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4-9) Desired
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Number skills, Team working
Things to consider
You may be required to undertake other duties from time to time as we may reasonable require which fit within your skills and experience. Work outside, can be quite dusty. Location of company is rural so please carefully consider travel options. Is comfortable working at heights and in confined spaces.
The opportunity to progress to a full engineer position.
The closing date for this job offer is on 04/03/2024
This job is located in Cambridge, Cambs
How to Apply
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