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Overall Purpose

To work with the Apprentice team learning the skills and gaining experience of the Electrical Industry whilst studying towards completion of the NVQ Level 3 and Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities/Activities

Working with a fully qualified and experienced Electrician to:

  • Ensure the effective delivery of service in line with Axis Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • Ensure and undertake any recording of work and administration required by Axis standards and timescales
  • Report any Health and Safety issues and outstanding defects to the Electrical Supervisor, Contracts Manager, Electrical Qualifying Manager, Health and Safety team and Apprentice Master
  • Work as an integral team member with other apprentices, Axis operatives, clients, customers and tenants
  • Attend Axis Induction, Health and Safety training, Toolbox talks and College Induction
  • Successfully complete the ‘Apprentice Challenge’ project, which is compulsory for the completion of your apprenticeship
  • Undertake electrical work to a safe, clean and healthy standard
  • Learn how to cost electrical work with your Axis Mentor, identifying cost reduction methods
  • Ensure college course attendance is 100% and college absence communicated to your Line Manager and Apprentice Master every time you fail to attend college
  • Ensure that you meet your operative on time on a daily basis
  • Communicate any absence from work as per your contractual terms and conditions
  • Communicate college requirements for completion of NVQ Level 3 portfolio work with Axis Mentor, Apprentice Master and Contracts Manager
  • Ensure electrical work is delivered in a professional manner, in line with Axis Core Values and Equality standards
  • Always wear your PPE whilst working and follow Health & Safety instructions
  • Pass all college exams and projects in each year of college otherwise your apprenticeship will be terminated
  • Put together and maintain a tool kit so at the end of your apprenticeship, you have all essential tools for your trade
  • Follow all company policies and procedures


Person Specification

Key Knowledge

  • GCSE A-C in Maths & English

Key Skills

  • Good communication
  • Presentable
  • Positive attitude to work
  • Attention to detail

Key Experience

  • Working in residential/commercial properties (Desirable)
  • Previous electrical installation work (Desirable)

Any Other Information

  • Driving Licence by end of apprenticeship
  • Clean DBS
  • Right to work and live in the UK
  • Treating others with respect
  • Excellent work ethic
  • All staff have a personal responsibility and accountability to Axis to ensure that their day to day activities adhere to the Sustainability Policy Statement and Plan and minimise the impact upon the environment.
  • It is the responsibility of all staff to ensure that their day to day activities embrace sustainability and reduce the impact upon the environment by minimise waste and maximise recycling; saving energy; minimise water usage and report any electrical faults, water leakage or other environmental concerns to the facilities or line manager.

This role will cover surrounding areas as part of the Apprenticeship.