Plant Maintenance Apprentice - Leeds

Job Reference: App201829

  • Job Category: Apprenticeships

A-Plant Accommodation offers a hire fleet of over 19,000 units, from a single cabin to fully linked site complexes, through dedicated Accommodation Service Centres across the UK.

As a Top 100 Employer of apprentices, with over 150 across the UK, A-Plant has an excellent apprenticeship programme which is growing each year and we want you to be part of it!

  • Location: North East & Yorkshire
  • Closing Date: 30/09/2018
  • Package: £10500

Job overview

We are currently recruiting for plant maintenance apprentices to join us to embark on a 2 year Apprenticeship Programme.

Roles and responsibilities

The apprentice programme combines 'block release' training at Reaseheath College, a specialist facility in Cheshire, with on-the-job training in a Service Centre near your home. You'll usually attend college in two week blocks every three months working towards a plant maintenance qualification. During your time at college you'll recieve travel expenses, accommodation, food and lots of support.

The rest of the year, you'll be a key member of one of our Service Centre teams learning to: 

  • Maintain and repair accommodation units.
  • Capture and identify machine damage and ensure clear lines of communication are maintained with both manager and customer. 
  • Ensure the workplace and working environment is kept to a high standard and in line with company procedures and processes.
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive service and maintenance records. 
  • Assist work colleagues as and when required. 


Skills required

The right candidate should possess the following skills: 

  • Ability to carry out instructions
  • Adhere to Health & Safety
  • Good Communication and listening skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Must have GCSE Grade 3/Grade D or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English


As well as being part of an award winning apprenticeship team, you will receive: 

  • Starting salary of £10,500
  • Yearly salary increase
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Annual Incentives