Apprentice Engineer in Life Safety & Security Systems

Manchester, Bradford, York and Cheshire Area

Salary: National Minimum Wage for apprentices

Posted: 2020-12-10

Start Date: 2020-12-10

Recruiter: EFT Systems Ltd

Job Description

Manchester - 2 Vacancies

Bradford - 1 Vacancy

York - 1 Vacancy

Cheshire Area - 1 Vacancy


• Ability to understand and learn engineering principles
• Develop skills to service, install and repair the key systems of our industry.
• Managing and maintaining own van stock once a van has been assigned to you.
• Placing orders for equipment, first ensuring that equipment is not already available in EFT Stores.

Clear and precise communication with customers
• Booking appointments directly with customers where required
• Coordination and liaison with customers providing continued updates on queries and outstanding works ensuring we are delivering high level customer service to our clients.


Training to be provided

• Attending Training both internal and external and carrying out additional studies in your own time as the learning curriculum requires.
• Carry out both written and practical tests and assessments.
• Supporting other apprentice engineers – As training progresses.

The ideal candidate is a person whom wants to stay and grow with the business over the years to come.

Desired skills

• IT Competent to be able use a PDA and Microsoft packages (Word, Excel)
• Full, clean driving license or show evidence of working towards. (Expected to have passed Driving Theory Test within 6 months of employment).
• Must pass full DRB check
• Must pass British Standard Security Screening (BS7858)

Personal qualities

• Must be able to perform well as an individual and as well as part of a team.
• Enjoy your work and embrace challenges such as fault finding.
• Taking initiative
• Energy, Drive, Enthusiasm, and a CAN-DO ATTITUDE
• Personable and enjoy interaction with other areas of the business.
• Willingness to learn.

Qualifications required

Maths and English GSCE preferred but not essential

Full Clean Driving Licensce

Employer Overview

EFT Systems has been established for over 45 years, however over the last 2 years has seen significant growth in large service contracts and large installation projects. Due to rapid expansion we are currently recruiting for a talented individual to complete our apprentice programme
We are looking to recruit a competent individual to join our organisation. The successful candidate will be working for a progressive company with excellent career potential and benefit from extensive training and a strong all-round package.