Electrical and Mechanical Apprenticeships 2020, Ireland

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Organisational Environment:

Mercury is an Irish based European Contractor.

We build and manage complex engineering projects that reimagine how people work and live in the built environment. Our determination and focus enable us to deliver leading-edge construction solutions across a range of key sectors including Data Centres, Life Sciences & Technology, Building Services, Healthcare, Fire Protection and Technical Support Services. Mercury employs almost 2,000 people across Ireland, the UK, and Europe, and had an overall turnover of €900m in 2019. Mercury employs the best people, invests heavily in training and education and ensures that the highest standards of health, safety and governance are applied throughout the organisation.

Mercury & SOLAS

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Department:  Electrical & Mechanical
  • Reports to Foreman
  • Work Schedule:  39 hours per week & OT when requested
  • The Apprenticeships are governed by SOLAS and is Standards Based. During your apprenticeship, you will be required to follow a specific course of training and undergo a series of assessments to confirm that you've reached the required standard
  • The apprenticeship consists of 7 phases: 3 off-the-job and 4 on-the-job. SOLAS and the Department of Education and Science have responsibility for providing the off-the-job training, whilst your on-the-job training will take place on site with Mercury

 

We will commence recruiting Electrical and Mechanical apprentices in Early 2020.

Please ensure with your application that you have completed the below;

  • Specify if  you are applying for an Electrical or Mechanical (plumbing) Apprenticeship

 

  • Attached a copy/picture of your Junior & Leaving cert results with your application. 

 

  • Completed the Solas Ishihara Colour Vision Test prior to interview. If you have already completed your Vision Test please attach it to your application also. These forms are available from your local SOLAS/ETB center.

 

Selection Criteria / Person Specification:

Essential - Electrical

  • 5 passes in the Leaving Certificate
  • Ordinary / Honours level Maths in the Leaving Certificate - passed
  • SOLAS eye test
  • Safe Pass Card
  • Manual Handling Certificate

 

Essential - Mechanical

  • 5 passes in the Leaving Certificate
  • Ordinary / Honours level Maths in the Junior Certificate - passed
  • SOLAS eye test
  • Safe Pass Card
  • Manual Handling Certificate

 

Mercury is an equal opportunities employer.

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