Apollo Fire Detectors Ltd

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Trainee Engineering Technician

Reference: SEP20212158
Expiry date: 23:59, 29 October 2021
Location: Havant
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: Employee Bonus Scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Flexi-time, 14 weeks Paid Parental Leave, Training & Professional Development, Healthcare Incentives, Company Pension & Life Assurance

As a Trainee Engineering Technician, you will rotate through the Maintenance, Production and Test Support Engineering teams to develop skills and gain knowledge across the engineering spectrum.

We will underpin on the job learning through formal day release training, tailored to your previous experience, at a local technical college. Our aim is to help you to reach Higher Nation Diploma (Level 5 qualification) in an engineering discipline to which you are best suited and in line with our business requirements.

Every day we will aim to develop and stretch you to ensure that you reach your full potential. As you gain experience you will be entrusted to work independently taking responsibility for the quality, accuracy and delivery of tasks you are given.   

We will encourage you to question and examine everything as we want to help you to become proactive in finding solutions and identifying areas for improvement. This will develop your innovation mindset and help drive our business forward.

The Trainee Engineering Technician is the first step in your engineering future within a company that has a global reach. At Apollo we believe that ceilings are for our smoke detectors not your aspirations.

Essential Skills

  • 5 GCSE's at grade C (4) or above (or equivalents) including Maths and English.
  • Motivated and driven to reach your potential.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Have good numerical, logical, organisational and analytical skills.

Desirable Skills

  • IT literate.
  • Organised and able work in a tidy, professional manner.
  • Have excellent attention to detail.
  • Take a logical approach to problem solving.
  • Possess good interpersonal and written writing skills


We are happy to talk flexible working

Just so you know, we review CV’s as we receive them, and interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match. So, please apply as soon as possible to avoid missing out on this role. 

We do not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Apollo and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.