Name: Modular Automation


Address: Smithstown Industrial Estate

Counties available for apprenticeships: Clare,

Apprenticeship Type: Electrical Instrumentation,


Our Apprenticeship Programme

  • The apprenticeship programme consists of alternating phases of on-the-job and off-the-job training and education.
  • The duration is 4 years. 4 phases will be with Modular Automation and 3 phases will be spent at a training centre and with an Institute of Technology.
  • On successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will be awarded a Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft-Electrical

What you will do

  • An electrician at Modular Automation is involved in the installation, commissioning, testing and maintenance of various wiring systems
  • You will be trained in the core skills to qualify as an electrician
  • You will have the opportunity to work with the latest advances in modern technology
  • You will work with technical drawings and diagrams of complex automation machines

Your Benefits

  • Competitive salary.
  • Performance related employee bonuses.
  • Healthcare allowance.
  • Pension contributions.
  • Continuous training & development.
  • Sports & Social club

Benefits of an Apprenticeship

  • Path to a career in engineering
  • Earn as you learn
  • Work in the growing automation sector

What are we looking for?

  • Enthusiastic students with a strong interest in an engineering related subjects.
  • Good academic record. A good grade in mathematics and an interest in physics is an advantage.
  • Good communicators and problem solvers.
  • Positive attitude.
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Recognise the need for good customer relations
  • Demonstrate good work practice including timekeeping, tidiness, responsibility, quality and safety awareness.
  • As an electrical apprentice, you will need to be physically active and able to work with your hands.
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