Based at Stansted Airport
Salary: £14,237 + benefits
To undertake training as an Advanced Engineering Apprentice by studying at college and in the work place within the Airport Engineering teams
About the Company:
Manchester Airports Group (MAG) is the country’s largest UK-owned airport operator. Our four airports - Stansted, East Midlands and Manchester – serve around 44 million passengers every year. Our airports are multi-award-winning businesses responsible for directly employing, training and developing thousands of people . MAG is proud of its commitment to a healthy graduate and apprentice programme. These programmes give young people the opportunity to enter our business in position that compliments their career aspirations and offer industry leading training. Further to this we continue development by providing our Managers ongoing development training programmes.
To actively seek knowledge about the airport environment in order to enhance learning.
To gain an understanding of the role of the section and department, and to develop an appreciation of how the Engineering function fits into the business.
To develop effective problem-solving skills and an ability to complete tasks using established systems. To be innovative, tackling problems or tasks from a different perspective.
To participate in projects and working parties, and to carry out any other duties that may be outside the standard remit for the purpose of personal development, or as may be reasonably required by the Company.
To ensure compliance with Company Health and Safety Policies and legislation, taking personal responsibility for employing safe working practices to minimise risk to self, work colleagues and customers.
To read and adhere to Safety Notices and Instructions.
Take limited decisions referring to a supervisor, where necessary.
Undertake planned or reactive maintenance work on engineering assets within the following departments:
Tracked Transit System (TTS)
Airfield Ground Lighting (AGL)
Successful completion of the Apprenticeship may lead to becoming a fully qualified technician.
Must be a team player, able to work successfully with others at all levels by demonstrating effective two-way communication skills with peers, managers and customers.
Have the ability to seek assistance from peers and managers when required.
Must be willing to learn and show practical and innovative methods to problem solving.
Demonstrate good communication skills.
Demonstrate an interest in practical hobbies.
5 x GCSE's grades A-C (including Maths, English and Science)
MAG are a values led organisation and we are committed to providing equal opportunities in all areas of work and business. We want people to achieve their best, which will in turn positively impact on our customers and the communities in which we live and work. At MAG we empower people to be themselves within an inclusive and supportive environment, enabling everyone to achieve their full potential in line with their abilities and career aspirations.
As an inclusive employer, MAG wants to see every candidate performing at their best throughout the job application process, interview process and whilst at work. We therefore encourage you to inform us of any reasonable adjustments you might need to enable this to happen.