Maintenance Apprentice

Job Reference: Maintenance Apprentice
Location: Kent
Salary: N/A
Contract Type: Permanent

Fridays Ltd are looking for an enthusiastic person work as part of a small team within the Maintenance Team. You will be based at both our Knoxbridge and Chequer Tree Packing Centre sites.

The successful candidate will be trained to maintain the Packing Centre production equipment to a high standard and carry out routine maintenance across the sites to ensure all Packing Centre equipment runs efficiently.

 Supporting the Maintenance Engineers in the following roles:

The maintenance of all Packing Centres production equipment through planned routine maintenance, daily inspections and repairs as required.
•  Daily Health & Safety and maintenance checks of all compressors, roller doors and manual handling equipment.
•  Planned inspections of ancillary equipment and fixtures and fittings.
•  Daily inspection of the building.
•  Liaise with all outside maintenance contractors arriving on site to carry out work, ensuring conformance to Company Health & Safety Policy.
•  Conduct maintenance work as required on or within the building and grounds.
•  Be aware and help with any Health & Safety work, as required by the H&S Manager and •  Operations Manager.
•  New Projects as required.
•  Assist new members of staff with “on-the-job” training as required.
•  Promote Health and Safety across department at all times.
•  Ensure Policies and Procedures relating to Hygiene/Health and Safety are followed at all times.
•  Cover, where necessary, other duties within the Operation.

Personal Qualities

•  Good attention to detail and quality of work.
•  Common sense and hardworking attitude.
•  Enthusiasm and willingness to work well as part of a team.
•  Listen to instructions.
•  Be confident and ask questions if uncertain about what is being asked of you.

Successful applicant should have achieved good GCSE results. We hope to be able to offer the successful candidate a full-time job at the end of the Apprenticeship, however this will depend on the candidate’s suitability and current climate.

If you are interested please contact Manda Cawdron HR Manager at