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Fläkt Woods Apprenticeship Programme - Colchester

Fläkt Woods' offer a variety of apprenticeship programmes combining on-the-job training with academic study at a local college. Each course will be tailored to each individuals strengths, aspirations as well as the business requirements. 

Joining as a Practical Apprentice means you will be carrying out hands-on work including manufacture assembly, testing and fixing as well as operating machinery in our tool room. Alternatively join as a Technical Apprentice which will provide all the above practical tasks as well as design engineering, technical estimating, quality and project managing.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Minimum 4 x GCSEs (grades A* - D) or equivalent including English, Mathematics & Science

WHAT WE PROVIDE: - Employment during your training programme - Competitive salary, 25 days holiday per year (+ Bank Holidays) and pension - Experience in key areas of the Company.

If you have a passion for hands-on engineering or enthusiasm for the theoretical side of engineering and are genuinely interested about developing a career in your chosen area we want to hear from you.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter to helen.stephen@flaktgroup.com.

Please state in your letter whether you feel you are better suited to the practical programme or the technical side. 

 Fläkt Woods' / Colchester Institute Case Study

CIBSE approved CPD's

We currently have several CIBSE approved CPD's written and presented by our staff who are experienced experts in these fields, approved by CIBSE these count towards your continued professional development hours and points.

The current CIBSE approved CPD's we have available are:

Course 1 - Low Carbon Air Handling Units

Course 2Smoke Shafts: A Practical Guide

Course 3 - Active Chilled Beams and Demand Controlled Ventilation

Course 4 - Designing a Smoke Control Car Park System

Course 5 - Introduction To Plug Fan Technology

Course 6 -  Study of the Effects of Fire within Residential Apartment Blocks

Courses are approx 1 hour in length and can be presented at one of our UK offices or within your company building. CPD certificates will be presented to you via email upon completion.

Our CIBSE CPD's are listed with in the CIBSE CPD Directory 

To register your interest, please email marketing.uk@flaktgroup.com

Current Vacancies

R&D PROJECT MANAGER

We look forward to receiving applications for a R&D Project Manager who will report directly to the R&D Director based at the Colchester factory. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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SENIOR HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

We look forward to receiving applications for a Senior Human Resources Officer who will report directly to the HR Director and to be based at Colchester. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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ERP SUPPORT ANALYST
We look forward to receiving applications for an ERP Support Analyst. This role will be reporting directly to the IT&S Area Manager UK and to be based at Colchester. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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EXTERNAL SALES ENGINEER DISTRIBUTION
We look forward to receiving applications for an External Sales Engineer Distribution. This role will be reporting directly to the Distribution Sales Manager and will be home based. The candidate will ideally be based within Home Counties of the West London area. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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INTERNAL SALES DISTRIBUTION
We look forward to receiving applications for Internal Sales Distribution. This role will be reporting directly to the Distributional Sales Manager based in Colchester. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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SALES ENGINEER
We look forward to receiving applications for a Sales Engineer. This roles are reporting directly to the Regional Sales Manager - Midlands & Northern Sales UK. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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MATERIAL HANDLER

We look forward to receiving applications for a Material Handler. This role is reporting directly to the Materials Manager and is based in Colchester. To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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INTERNAL SALES ENGINEER - FIRE SAFETY

We look forward to receiving applications for a Internal Sales Engineer – Fire Safety. This role is reporting directly to the Internal Sales Manager and will be based in Colchester To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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GROUP INTERNAL AUDITOR

We look forward to receiving applications for a Group Internal Auditor who will report directly to the Group Financial Controller.
To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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EXTERNAL SALES ENGINEER

We look forward to receiving applications for an External Sales Engineer. This vacancy is home-based covering the East of England area (Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough) reporting to the Regional Sales Manager –Midlands & Northern Sales UK.

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MECHANICAL ENGINEER (FANS)

We look forward to receiving applications for a Mechanical Engineer (Fans). This role will be based in Colchester.
To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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NATIONAL PRODUCT SALES MANAGER, AHU PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS

We look forward to receiving applications for the position of National Product Sales Manager, AHU Products & Solutions. This role is home based.
To apply email our HR department: hr.recruitmentuk@flaktgroup.com

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