Axflow

Apprentice Fitter – Axflow

This is an opportunity to join AxFlow Limited, a friendly company with circa 100 UK employees. Part of the AxFlow Group, a division of Axel Johnson Group, which has enjoyed dynamic growth to become the largest positive displacement pump and process equipment distributor organisation in Europe.

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Women in Engineering - Female Engineering Student Working with Mechanical Engineering Equipment
Wage – Competitive
Duration – 42 months (plus 6 months for EPA)
Start date – 9 September 2024
Posted – 15/05/2024

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Apprenticeship level

3

Positions

2

AxFlow Ltd are a pump company seeking an enthusiastic and committed Apprentice Fitter to join our busy service centre in Huddersfield

We have the ability to handle up to 20 tonnes, which means we are able to work with the very largest of pumps from a variety of environments within our repair and maintenance division.

The 4-year Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Level 3 will cover a structured course provided by Kirklees College with support from mentors in our Northern Service Centre. On a day-to-day basis you will be with our Workshop Engineers assisting in stripping, cleaning and identifying repairs required on customer pumps and mechanical equipment. As you progress you will be involved in reporting faults and carrying out repairs and tests under supervision. You will attend college on a day release, however there is an initial block course to undertake.

This is an exciting opportunity to join and develop within our team working towards the goal of becoming a qualified Fitter. To be considered for this role you will require a minimum of a GCSE grade 4 in English, Maths and a Science or Technology subject.

Benefits include:

  • Day release apprenticeship
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 33 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Life Assurance
  • On-site Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Shopping discounts

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications

Maths and English at Grade 4 or above

About the employer

Axflow

Unit 9a, Fieldhouse Business Park Old Fieldhouse Lane, Huddersfield HD2 1FA
Monday – Friday

Closing date: 31 May 2024