Fire & Security Apprentice

Newton Abbot

Salary: £138.75 per week

Posted: 2019-01-11

Start Date: 2019-01-11

Recruiter: JN Building Services Ltd

Job Description

  • Working as part of a well established team within the JN Group
  • Installing Fire and Security systems
  • Assisting skilled tradesman with all aspects of electrical work in either Domestic, Commercial or Industrial premises in Fire Alarms, Intruder Alarms and Security Systems

Furture Prospects

Becoming a fully qualified Fire and Security Alarm Engineer within a well established local company

Things to Consider

The role is physically demanding so being fit and active and a good level of fitness would be expected.

The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.70 an hour, but due to rise to £3.90 an hour from April, 2019. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. For all other apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies. Apprentices are paid their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

Desired skills

  • Good problem solving and practical skills
  • Ability to follow plans, drawings and other instructions
  • Must be prepared to work indoors, outdoors and in confined spaces
  • A team player

Personal qualities

  • Approachable
  • Reliable
  • Honest
  • Punctual
  • Keen and willing to learn

Qualifications required

  • Maths & English GCSE (or equivalent) grades C or above would be preferred but not essential

Employer Overview

JN Building Services was established in 1968 as JN Electrical and has since grown into the multi disciplined building services company it is today. It was decided in 2002 to change the company name to greater reflect the varied range of services provided.


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