Apprenticeship Vacancies at Zentia

Here at Zentia, our people are our greatest asset. With this in mind, we are delighted to announce that we have newly created Apprenticeship opportunities for you to join us.

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Do you want more than just a job? If so, our Apprenticeships at Zentia could be just for you!

What will you do:

  • Ensure customer quality standards are always maintained,
  • Ensure all work is carried out safely and equipment is in a safe and serviceable condition.
  • Enforce and promote safety and housekeeping in your area of work and report safety and hazard faults.
  • Employ continuous improvement techniques and share best practice with colleagues.
  • Ensure cleaning schedules are rigidly adhered to and meet the agreed schedule.

What we need:

  • The ability to work well under pressure.
  • A logical and methodical approach to problem solving.
  • A positive attitude.
  • A willingness to learn, with the drive to succeed.
  • Can work both independently and as part of a team.

What we are looking for

We are looking for five apprentices in the following areas:

  1. Pipe fitter apprentice
  2. Fitter apprentice
  3. Electrical control apprentice
  4. Toolroom apprentice
  5. Production operator apprentice

You will be punctual, reliable, and polite with an eagerness to learn, with strong attention to detail and a desire for a career in the manufacturing industry.

You will learn different skills, gain knowledge, and potentially learn new behaviours within a dedicated training academy with the support of our dedicated on-site trainers and on-the-job training with highly skilled mentors.

It’s hard work and expectations of you will be high – but don’t worry, you’ll have support every step of the way.  In return, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary alongside amazing opportunities to train, socialise, learn, and get involved with the wider business.

We offer a range of exciting careers and development opportunities, and our employees know us as a company that strives to put our people, our customers, and the environment at the centre of everything we do.

Whether you’re just starting out in your career, re-training or sharpening your professional skills, our Apprenticeship might be for you as it’s designed to give you the skills, contacts, experience, and confidence you need.

We would love to hear from you if you aren’t afraid to challenge, innovate, experiment, and work in a fast-paced manufacturing site. We’re always looking for ways to improve our products and ourselves, so, if you have a passion for understanding how things work and are looking to secure a job in a world class company which will provide you with future career opportunities, we’d love to hear from you.

The Package

Salary:                             Competitive rate of salary with regular increasing increments throughout the course of the apprenticeship

Service bonus:               Lump sum of 2% of salary paid each December pro-rated in your first year, increasing to 4% after 10 years and 5% after 20 years – this is a contractual element of the reward package.

Bonus:                              5% based on achievement of company targets, paid annually each March.

Holidays:                          5 weeks holiday per annum plus bank holidays (incorporated into the shift pattern)

Pension:                          Contributory pension scheme – min 4% contribution (matched by Co. to 6% max), paid via salary sacrifice

Healthcare:                      Corporate Health Cash Plan (monthly payment by employee to achieve discounts on dental, optician costs etc).

Flexible Benefits:            Cycle to Work; Discount Vouchers, electric vehicle via Tusker which is administered though salary sacrifice.

Extra Benefits:               Onsite gym


To apply, click here to contact our People Services team.


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