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Smart Meter Apprentice job in Dorset, South West England

Smart Meter Apprentice job in Dorset, South West England
  • PublishedNovember 30, 2022

Dorset, South West England

 Contract, full-time

 Be one of the first ten applicants

Smart Meter Apprentice

Dorset (Field-based)

Can you see yourself in an active role while helping to achieve Zero Carbon Living?

Are you a practical learner? You can become a qualified Smart Meter Engineer while working and training on the job!

Do you prefer to be on the move and help our customers in person rather than stuck in front of a computer screen? You’ll meet different people every day while having autonomy over your own work.

If this sounds like something you’d be keen on, please read on! We don’t even need to see your CV – no matter your background, past experience, age or gender, we’ve worked hard to create an environment which is exciting & comfortable for everybody & we’d love to hear from you!

We’re making zero carbon happen

We’re OVO Group, a big family of companies united by a single vision: to get to zero carbon, fast.

We call this Plan Zero – and it shows how we’ll be fighting the climate crisis and transforming the way people use energy over the next decade. To do this, we need the sharpest minds. Are you up for the challenge?

Where in the world of OVO will I be working?

We’re offering an exciting opportunity to start a new career as a Smart Energy Engineer. As an Apprentice Engineer, you’ll be working at customers homes delivering a service we can be proud of and helping us achieve our mission of driving progress towards net zero carbon living.

What will I be doing?

You’ll join us as a Smart Energy Engineer Apprentice, ready to take advantage of the opportunities provided to develop your skills. Your apprenticeship will last for a minimum one year, during which time you will gain recognised transferable skills and qualifications.

As part of a 53 week Apprenticeship programme we’ll support you through your initial 20 week training period, half of which will be spent at one of our top training academies. You’ll learn and obtain experience in the fundamentals of installing smart, gas and electric meters and associated equipment, providing energy efficiency advice – and helping our customers make the most of their new technology. You’ll then partner with an experienced OVO Engineer who will mentor you on the job.Upon completion of your training and mentoring you’ll continue your 53 week Apprenticeship working live, installing meters into the homes of 1000’s of our customers whilst completing your apprenticeship portfolio

Key Responsibilities

– Being a passionate advocate of Ovo’s Plan Zero and energy efficiency, you’ll deliver the highest possible level of customer satisfaction by becoming a brand ambassador, understanding how you can make a difference

– Engaging with our customers on the benefits of smart meters including how to monitor and reduce their energy consumption.

– Committed to learning and achieving a Diploma in Smart Metering Dual Fuel, and associated qualifications

– With support and coaching from mentors and your Manager you will continue to develop and document your progress along the way

– You’ll be responsible for the whole customer experience, starting with ensuring you have the right materials stocked in your van, a proactive approach to pre-visit communication, whilst utilising strong technical skills to deliver exceptional service, getting it right the first time

– Adapt working methods to Installing Smart metering systems in a range of Customer environments. Identify where situations or conditions are to unsafe standards and take appropriate actions

– Always look for opportunities to work collaboratively with your peers and colleagues whilst having a flexible and responsive approach to ensure we always deliver on our customers’ needs

– Be a self-starter and take ownership to work on your own initiative by regularly refreshing knowledge and your skills to ensure you’re up to speed on all technical, customer and procedural updates, adopting and applying new skills and working practices to enhance safety, member satisfaction and efficiency

– Carry out risk assessments to ensure safety of yourself, customer and their property. Use tools, equipment and PPE in a safe and appropriate manner

Is this the job for me?

You don’t need any previous experience…The kind of person we’re looking for:

– You’ll have a strong desire to learn and develop, using creative thinking and be able to adapt to new ways of working

– Demonstrate key behaviours that align with our OVO values, including understanding the power of getting things done better, together… being creative and enjoy solving problems, as well as thrive when moving quickly and working at pace

– We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We create an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can belong and succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community

– Comfortable talking to & helping our customers in their home

– Great at multitasking and handling your time to get things done

– Comfortable using smart devices, and always happy to learn about new systems and tools to help you do your job better

– A good level of Maths and English skills

– A current full manual driving licence (with up to 6 points), which you can use in the UK and be 18+

Brilliant benefits for a world-changing team

Our people are at the heart of Plan Zero. That’s why we offer plenty of green benefits and progressive policies to make you feel at home.

For our Field Engineers

On top of our amazing benefits you will also receive a pre-Loaded MasterCard with £69 each month to spend on food and drink whilst you are out and about fitting smart meters in customers homes. If for whatever reason you need to work over your hours then you will receive 1.5x your normal hourly wage and If you work on a Saturday you will get £60 per dual job (gas and electric meter) £30 for a single meter and £10 if the job can’t go ahead.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Smart Meter Apprentice job in South East England, England

 South East England, England

 Contract, full-time

 Work from home

 Be one of the first ten applicants

Smart Meter Apprentice

South East England (Field-based)

Can you see yourself in an active role while helping to achieve Zero Carbon Living?

Are you a practical learner? You can become a qualified Smart Meter Engineer while working and training on the job!

Do you prefer to be on the move and help our customers in person rather than stuck in front of a computer screen? You’ll meet different people every day while having autonomy over your own work.

this sounds like something you’d be keen on, please read on! We don’t even need to see your CV – no matter your background, past experience, age or gender, we’ve worked hard to create an environment which is exciting & comfortable for everybody & we’d love to hear from you!

We’re making zero carbon happen

We’re OVO Group, a big family of companies united by a single vision: to get to zero carbon, fast.

We call this Plan Zero – and it shows how we’ll be fighting the climate crisis and transforming the way people use energy over the next decade. To do this, we need the sharpest minds. Are you up for the challenge?

Where in the world of OVO will I be working?

We’re offering an exciting opportunity to start a new career as a Smart Energy Engineer. As an Apprentice Engineer, you’ll be working at customers homes delivering a service we can be proud of and helping us achieve our mission of driving progress towards net zero carbon living.

What will I be doing?

u’ll join us as a Smart Energy Engineer Apprentice, ready to take advantage of the opportunities provided to develop your skills. Your apprenticeship will last for a minimum one year, during which time you will gain recognised transferable skills and qualifications.

As part of a 53 week Apprenticeship programme we’ll support you through your initial 20 week training period, half of which will be spent at one of our top training academies. You’ll learn and obtain experience in the fundamentals of installing smart, gas and electric meters and associated equipment, providing energy efficiency advice – and helping our customers make the most of their new technology. You’ll then partner with an experienced OVO Engineer who will mentor you on the job.

Upon completion of your training and mentoring you’ll continue your 53 week Apprenticeship working live, installing meters into the homes of 1000’s of our customers whilst completing your apprenticeship portfolio

Key Responsibilities

– Being a passionate advocate of Ovo’s Plan Zero and energy efficiency, you’ll deliver the highest possible level of customer satisfaction by becoming a brand ambassador, understanding how you can make a difference

– Engaging with our customers on the benefits of smart meters including how to monitor and reduce their energy consumption.

– Committed to learning and achieving a Diploma in Smart Metering Dual Fuel, and associated qualifications

– With support and coaching from mentors and your Manager you will continue to develop and document your progress along the way

– You’ll be responsible for the whole customer experience, starting with ensuring you have the right materials stocked in your van, a proactive approach to pre-visit communication, whilst utilising strong technical skills to deliver exceptional service, getting it right the first time

– Adapt working methods to Installing Smart metering systems in a range of Customer environments. Identify where situations or conditions are to unsafe standards and take appropriate actions

– Always look for opportunities to work collaboratively with your peers and colleagues whilst having a flexible and responsive approach to ensure we always deliver on our customers’ needs

– Be a self-starter and take ownership to work on your own initiative by regularly refreshing knowledge and your skills to ensure you’re up to speed on all technical, customer and procedural updates, adopting and applying new skills and working practices to enhance safety, member satisfaction and efficiency

– Carry out risk assessments to ensure safety of yourself, customer and their property. Use tools, equipment and PPE in a safe and appropriate manner

Is this the job for me?

You don’t need any previous experience…The kind of person we’re looking for:

 You’ll have a strong desire to learn and develop, using creative thinking and be able to adapt to new ways of working

– Demonstrate key behaviours that align with our OVO values, including understanding the power of getting things done better, together… being creative and enjoy solving problems, as well as thrive when moving quickly and working at pace

– We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We create an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can belong and succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community

– Comfortable talking to & helping our customers in their home

– Great at multitasking and handling your time to get things done

– Comfortable using smart devices, and always happy to learn about new systems and tools to help you do your job better

– A good level of Maths and English skills

– A current full manual driving licence (with up to 6 points), which you can use in the UK and be 18+

Brilliant benefits for a world-changing team

Our people are at the heart of Plan Zero. That’s why we offer plenty of green benefits and progressive policies to make you feel at home.

For our Field Engineers

On top of our amazing benefits you will also receive a pre-Loaded MasterCard with £69 each month to spend on food and drink whilst you are out and about fitting smart meters in customers homes. If for whatever reason you need to work over your hours then you will receive 1.5x your normal hourly wage and If you work on a Saturday you will get £60 per dual job (gas and electric meter) £30 for a single meter and £10 if the job can’t go ahead.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Business Administration Apprenticeship job in  Birmingham, West Midlands

 Birmingham, West Midlands

 Permanent, full-time

 Be one of the first ten applicants

Are you ready to start or re-start your career? Would you like to earn whilst you learn with an award winning, global healthcare recruitment company with a fantastic reputation of putting their people first?

Unlock your potential with us!:

If you are organised, personable and passionate about helping people and believe you will enjoy building relationships and believe that you will thrive off delivering exceptional levels of Business Administration – then look no further!

Due to the growth of the business, we are looking for people interested in becoming Business Administration apprentices to join our office in Birmingham, where you will take a dynamic approach to support within our Talent Attraction team. As a Business Administration apprentice, you will play a key part in recruiting passionate people who are going to excel within our organisation.

Fully supported by your tutor and the Early Careers Team, you are sure to flourish and thrive in a passionate, inclusive and dedicated team to achieve your goal with the ability to gain full-time employment within Acacium Group on completion of your apprenticeship studies!

Salary:

You will recieve £14,000 per annum – a competitive salary with numerous additional benefits including GymFlex and Tastecards.

Hours:

You will be working Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours a week with 6 of these hours dedicated to your study time.

Every day you will…

  • You will support with ad-hoc administration tasks as needed, which will vary from time to time.
  • You will help with creating various reports that supports the wider team.
  • You will support with the career’s inbox, replying to certain emails and tagging the relevant division to respond to other emails. You will also pre-screencandidates to ensure they have the right skill set for the position that they apply for.
  • You will help create external and internal adverts in line with our employer brand that sells the opportunities within the Acacium Group.
  • You will be liaising with multiple internal and external stakeholders regarding interview availability, confirmation on interviews, and new starter information.
    When you join Acacium Group, you will work in acaring culturethatprioritises your well-being, ispassionate, ambitious and delivers with integrity. Constant and reliable, wecare about every colleaguehaving a fulfilling and positive experience as part of our team. From personal development to career pathways and opportunities, competitive benefits, and being part of a global business,we help every person be the best version of themselves.

Required skills

  • Apprentice
  •  Apprenticeship
  •  Benefits
  •  Business Administration
  •  Recruiting

IT Technician Apprentice (Level 3), IT Engine, Horsham job in   Horsham, West Sussex

  Horsham, West Sussex   Permanent, full-time 

Apply on employer’s website

Location: Horsham, RH12 1AY

Working for IT Engine

Set up in 2018 with the mission to deliver better and faster IT Support services to businesses across Sussex, Surrey, Kent and London. We believe customers getting straight though to an expert who can help them straight away and all the way through to getting them back up and running again is the right way.

The two owners of IT Engine are keen to recruit people who have a passion to become the best IT Professional then can be. This is an exciting time for IT Engine, with big growth plans, for the successful candidate a choice of career paths beyond the apprenticeship.

The Package

At Tiro, we make great things happen for people. And that starts with you. In this role you’ll receive:

Starting salary of £11232

  • 20 days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Workings hours are 36 hours per week
  • Company pension scheme
  • Regular training and CPD opportunities

What will I be doing as an apprentice?

This opportunity will allow you to develop, through study and “on the job” experience, the knowledge, and skills necessary to be a valuable IT Technician Apprentice and in doing so support our efforts to deliver an outstanding IT support service.

Throughout your apprenticeship you will have the opportunity to get stuck into various aspects the job to fully immerse yourself in what it means to be an IT Technician Apprentice.

Duties include:

  • Answering the phone to customers and ensuring customer tickets are responded to promptly.
  • Troubleshooting hardware and software issues using basic tools.
  • Happy to travel and work at customers locations (supervision, travel & subsistence provided).

Skills, Knowledge, and Expertise

Experience

Whilst previous experience is great, we at Tiro are always open to wildcards. We’re not just interested in experience and qualifications; we’re looking for someone with the right attitude and aptitude to fit right in at IT Engine.

Qualifications

It’s about enthusiasm, not school results. In our experience the most successful apprentices are those who are driven to find out more about the sector, can be up front about what they do and don’t already know, are considerate, self-reflective, and impatient to learn the job role!

About You

We’re looking for someone who is driven and determined to get what they want. You’ll need to show you can be thorough, obsessive and have strong attention to detail and observational skills.

You’ll have a naturally enquiring mind and be digitally savvy. We’re looking for someone whose fearless and loves being part of a team. You’ll be brave enough to be yourself with enough self-confidence to speak to customers and come up with quick solutions to fix the problem in hand.

To succeed in this apprenticeship, you’ll need bags of enthusiasm, be a fantastic collaborator and be hungry to learn!

Even if this doesn’t sound quite like you, but you still think you could do a great job in the role, get in touch. We’re always open to wildcards.

So how does the apprenticeship work?

At Tiro we’re obsessed with changing lives through science and technology apprenticeships so we can’t wait to have you on board.

Over 18 months, you’ll devote a minimum of 6 hours of your working week on ‘off the job’ training. This can include theory training (for example, virtual lessons & online learning), alongside practical training (for example shadowing, mentoring, & time spent writing assignments. Together this will count towards a Level 3 Information Communications Technician. You’ll be trained by an expert tutor from Tiro as well as an experienced mentor at IT Engine who together, will make sure you develop the knowledge, skills, and work habits you’ll need to succeed in your career.

Being an apprentice is hands-on, so you’ll get the chance to learn things you might otherwise not have experienced in a university or college environment.

The best part? You’ll be earning a salary while you gain your qualifications, meaning no huge student loans to pay back at the end of the programme!

About Tiro

We’re Tiro (pronounced ‘Tea-ro’ as in white, two sugars).

In Latin, it means novice, recruit, apprentice, beginner and soldier. The perfect name for a company that’s been helping fearless apprentices to join ambitious businesses since 2005.

We believe that great apprenticeships help everyone. There are remarkable apprentices out there just waiting to be found, and fantastic employment opportunities waiting to be filled.

Our work will never be just about getting bums on seats and pocketing our commission. In our own small way, we’re helping to change the world – finding people that are working on COVID vaccines, finding new ways for technology to help humanity and helping to tackle the big issues of the day, like climate change. As well as helping people – young and old – to find their way.

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Wade Dan

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