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Electrical Engineering Apprentice - Herma



6th June 2022

Employer Description

HERMA UK Ltd is a world leader in the manufacturer of self-adhesive label application systems. We have a worldwide customer base which consists of Blue-Chip companies across a broad spectrum of markets, including the Toiletry, Cosmetic, Pharmaceutical and Food industries.

Due to continued expansion, we are now seeking an Apprentice Mechatronic Engineer to join our team.

Main description

HERMA Uk Ltd specialises in designing and building high specification, high quality labelling equipment. As you develop, you will be trained in a range of activities, including Marking out and populating electrical back panels, wiring electrical back panels, Assembly of the back panel into the machine. Machine wiring, and final Electrical checks before initial power is supplied to the equipment.

Your role as Electrical Engineering Apprentice will be to:

  • Build your skills through on-the-job training and practice alongside attending college and working towards a qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • Integrate into the HERMA manufacturing facility and become part of the team
  • Learn how to follow electrical drawings.
  • Develop best practise and expertise in machine building from a kit of manufactured parts within HERMA.
  • Laying out, marking, and fitting the electrical control back plate ready for wiring
  • Point to point wiring of electrical control back plate following detailed schematics
  • Fitting of peripheral electrical items to the mechanical build part of the equipment
  • Mounting the electrical control cabinet and associated equipment to the mechanical build part of the equipment
  • Wiring all peripherals into the control cabinet, completing all wiring to the schematic drawings
  • Assisting other engineers with other tasks as and when required
  • Assist other team members in any required tasks, and take each opportunity as a learning experience

Entry requirements

Be able to display a broad academic ability with good all round GCSE performance

Training to be Provided

Engineering Fitter Level 3

Things to consider

  • Travel to college will be subsidised by the company. 
  • Company work wear is provided
  • Starting Salary £5.00 to £5.50 per hour depending on age
  • Company Supplied tools
  • In house engineer as a mentor

Future Prospects

Successful Completion of the Electrical Engineering Apprentice scheme within HERMA UK Ltd can result in a permanent position within the manufacturing facility. The company has a firm belief of reward through skills, and as an apprentice gains experience and worth to the business will find that their salary will grow along with their experience.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 07/07/2022


£187 per week


This job is located in Haverhill, Suffolk

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