Apprentice Fire & Security Installation Engineer - Devon, Plymouth

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  • Employer Johnson Controls
  • Job type Placements
  • Salary Competitive
  • Deadline Ongoing
  • Entry requirements GCSEs
  • Locations Devon, Plymouth
  • Qualifications gained Professional Qualification
  • Date published 23/02/2021

WHO WE ARE:

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi-industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. We create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work together seamlessly. Bring your passion for innovation and we will challenge you to help us create a better tomorrow. 

BEGIN YOUR CAREER WITH A FOCUS ON TOMORROW!


What you will do    

An apprenticeship with us will see you building new skills, while applying your knowledge to real-world live projects. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore your potential and you’ll enjoy full support from your line manager and a mentor. You will be required to ensure that you adhere to safe working practices and also be able to take instructions and act upon them in a prompt and professional manner. We are offering a full-time permanent Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship Program for talented people. This is a genuine alternative to university for people who have a passion for engineering and who want to launch their career with us. The apprenticeship will combine on-the-job work experience, with time at college to achieve a level 3 Diploma in Fire & Security Systems or Electrical Engineering. We are committed to the continuing development of every employee, we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organization and throughout the Johnson Controls business.

How you will do it

This apprenticeship will provide a foundation from which to progress on several career paths within the Company as a Fire & Security Systems Installation & Service Engineer. During this apprenticeship you will learn Fire & Security & electrical engineering skills suitable for installing, maintaining and repairing state-of-the-art fire and security systems.  This is a very exciting, challenging and rewarding role that will provide a start point for a lifelong career within a highly innovative and technical business environment.

What we look for

  • BTEC in Engineering/ IT Level 2 or 4 GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C minimum - in Math, English, Science and IT/CDT or equivalent

  • Enthusiasm to learn and an interest in problem solving

  • Self-motivated

  • Good IT skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work both independently and as a team player

  • Although no engineering experience is required, candidates must show an interest in engineering and working in the Fire and Security industry

What we look for

  • 4 GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C minimum - in Math, English, Science & IT/CDT or equivalent

  • Full driving license

  • Ability to lift, carry and climb ladders and work at height

  • Ability to carry equipment, i.e.; pipework etc. up and down ladders ensuring conformance to health and safety requirements

  • Although no engineering experience is required, candidates must show an interest in engineering and working in the Fire Protection industry

  • Willingness for occasional travel

Application Process

  • Candidate updates CV and applies directly here   

  • Successful candidates will be invited to complete a virtual assessment to listen and learn about Johnson Controls and the apprenticeship program, before sharing more details of themselves. 

  • Successful candidates will be invited to participate in a conversational interview. 

  • Full details for each stage will be shared in advance to allow for preparation. 

At Johnson Controls, we believe in our apprenticeship program. We believe in developing and investing in our future. We believe in hard work, integrity and are focused on delivering high quality products and services to our customer base. If you are someone who likes to learn from experiences and the team around you, then an apprenticeship at Johnson Controls could be right for you. 

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