Plant Maintenance Apprentice - Bristol

Job Reference: App201833

  • Job Category: Apprenticeships

Mather+Stuart Power Solutions specialises in the hire and sale of temporary power equipment, including generators from 10 kVA to 1250 kVA, hybrid power, fuel tanks and fuel management, cabling and distribution.

As a Top 100 Employer of apprentices, with over 150 across the UK, A-Plant has an excellent apprenticeship programme which is growing each year and we want you to be part of it!

  • Location: South West
  • Closing Date: 31/10/2018
  • Package: £10500

Job overview

We are currently recruiting for plant maintenance apprentices to join us to embark on a 2 year Apprenticeship Programme.

Roles and responsibilities

The apprentice programme combines 'block release' training at Reaseheath College, a specialist facility in Cheshire, with on-the-job training in a Service Centre near your home. You'll usually attend college in two week blocks every three months working towards a plant maintenance qualification. During your time at college you'll recieve travel expenses, accommodation, food and lots of support.

The rest of the year, you'll be a key member of one of our Service Centre teams learning to: 

  • Maintain and repair generators and other machinery. 
  • Capture and identify machine damage and ensure clear lines of communication are maintained with both manager and customer. 
  • Ensure the workplace and working environment is kept to a high standard and in line with company procedures and processes.
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive service and maintenance records. 
  • Assist work colleagues as and when required. 

Skills required

The right candidate should possess the following skills: 

  • Ability to carry out instructions
  • Adhere to Health & Safety
  • Good Communication and listening skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Must have GCSE Grade 3/Grade D or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English


As well as being part of an award winning apprenticeship team, you will receive: 

  • Starting salary of £10,500
  • Yearly salary increase
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Annual Incentives