Ref 9021
Heywood
£180.00 per week
40 hours per week

IBEX MARINA ROPES is a cordage and rope making company specialising in Elasticated Shock Cord (often referred to as Bungee Rope) and braided rope products. The Engineering team have a new position for an enthusiastic Machine Maintenance Apprentice who can work well in the team.

The job role will include carrying out preventative maintenance activities on mechanical equipment, dealing with breakdowns, restoring components and systems to serviceable condition by repair and replacement.  

Daily duties will include:
  • Using and interpreting engineering data and documentation
  • Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively
  • Handing over and confirming completion of maintenance or installation activities
  • Carrying out fault location on mechanical equipment
  • Carrying out maintenance activities on mechanical equipment
  • Restoring mechanical components to usable condition by repair
  • Provide support to a high standard of accuracy and presentation.
  • Operate machinery.
  • Work with experienced employees.
The Apprentice will be mentored by an experienced engineer. Duties will include hands-on assistance with the production of finished products. Once trained you will operate machinery and play a key a key role in the operation.

Desired skills

  • Must have an interest in Engineering and Manufacturing, while also being prepared to work as part of a team.  
  • No experience is required as full training will be provided, but you must be prepared to apply yourself to a full time position.   You will have a good understanding of both maths and English.
Personal qualities
•          Punctuality
 •          Patience
 •          Reliability
 •          Trustworthiness
 •          Able to work in small teams

Qualifications required GCSE Maths and English (A-C).