Self Funding Trainee Smart Meter Installer

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Job Description


Self Funding Trainee Dual Fuel (Gas and Electric) Smart Meter Installers required in your area, with guaranteed and permanent employment paying 28,000 per year after only 7 weeks.

Are you seeking an opportunity to train to become a fully qualified Dual Fuel (Gas and Electric) Smart Meter Installer with a guaranteed and long term, financially rewarding career opportunity included with one of the UK's largest smart metering employers?

Are you able to self fund your training costs (6,600) to gain a:

Logic Approved Level 2 Diploma in Smart Metering
MOCOPA (permit to fit electric meters)
Gas Safe Registration (permit to fit gas meters)
EUSR Registration (permit to fit dual fuel smart meters)

Plus the all important guaranteed job in the metering industry.

These positions will offer you the chance to receive the highest standard of smart meter training with direct progression into employment, subject to you passing the course examinations. Do not worry though because over 200 self funding trainees have undertaken and passed this training in the past 3 years, from all walks of life, including; Nursing, Teaching, Factory Workers, Musicians, Sports people, so nearly anyone can become a smart meter installer.

Interviews and Assessments will take place prior to any course starting or fees have to be paid. These assessments and interviews will include a technical test to assess your suitability for the course and training involved. It is not about taking your money but instead training new smart meter installers to work safely and professionally for our Clients and help you build a career in the metering industry.

The Training

Training will be to the highest standard available and this is a mix of both classroom and field based mentored installations (with the end employer).

Classroom Training takes place at an established and approved training centre called in Stockport (near Manchester) for the first 7 weeks. Here you will receive intense training on smart metering installations to enable the smooth progression from trainee into full employment.

The field based mentored installations will take place for a period of 6 weeks. From the start of the mentoring period you will be in permanent employment on a starting salary of 28,000 per year.

Plus the following benefits:

20 days paid annual leave plus 8 Statutory (Bank) Holidays
Company Bonus Schemes
Company Van
Fuel Card
Tools and Uniform
Company Phone/Computer
Ongoing Training once qualified

Applicant Minimum Requirements

To be considered for these training courses you must meet the following criteria:

Be able to pay for the full cost of the course, prior to starting training (6,600 including VAT)
Have a Full UK Driving License with less than 4 penalty points
Have a legal right to work in the United Kingdom
Be aware that you will not be paid during the classroom part of the training
Have a basic technical skill level (good at DIY, Mechanics or other hand skills)
Have a good basic understanding of English and Mathematics
Not be Colour Blind (testing will take place on the assessment day)

The Application Process

CV to be sent to Kingsley Consulting via the contact details shown.

Applicants that meet the initial selection criteria will be sent the full application pack, which includes:

Full details of the Employment Opportunity
Full details of the Training Provider
Application Form
Course Handbook

We look forward to receiving your application and helping you to build a successful career in the Smart Metering Industry.

Thank you

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Job Detail

  • Job Id
    JD325352
  • Industry
    Fertilizers/Pesticides
  • Total Positions
    1
  • Job Type:
    Full Time
  • Salary:
    Not mentioned
  • Employment Status
    Permanent
  • Job Location
    Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Education
    Not mentioned
  • Apply By
    Nov 21, 2019
  • Job Posting Date
    Aug 23, 2019