Engineering Installation Fitter Apprentice

MCP Marine Decking

Apprenticeship summary:

PETA Training are proud to be working with MCP Decking, looking to source an exceptional Technical Apprentice for their organisation. 

You will learn about all aspects of our business before focusing on the organisation of processes on site where you’ll learn about the manufacturing and office-based skills you will need. You will then move into the office-based support role, taking orders, generating documentation, fitting templates and making sure that all materials are available



Learn about all aspects of the business

Obtain and follow the correct documentation, specifications and work instructions

Complete appropriate documentation accurately, efficiently and legibly using the correct terminology where required

Undertake quality checks to ensure that the all parts materials are correct

Select and use appropriate tools, equipment and materials to carry out the manufactruing process

Deal appropriately with any problems that may occur within the manufacturing environment within the limits of their responsibility

Other information

The company is located in Chichester, you must be able to get yourself onsite, on time, reliably.


You must be detail orientated and organised

Good written communication skills enabling you to complete documentation.

You will be able to explain problems and how they were dealt with clearly and concisely     

Awareness of health and safety considerations.

Personal qualities

Your motivation and drive are the assets that will be best appreciated. 

You will need good communication skills as you will develop into a role where the ability to communicate on a technical level with peers and management is a crucial skill

You must be able to work flexibly in respect of requirements of the post

You will need to be open minded and willing to develop your knowledge and skills to support your future development

Qualifications required

Minimum of 2 GCSEs or equivalent (inc Maths and English Language) at Grade C (4) or above


Company pension scheme after qualification period

20 days paid holiday plus 8 statutory bank holidays

Free parking on site

Overtime available

Become a valued member of our successful team

Future prospects

Progression routes within the company for the right candidate

Excellent rewards with performance related pay structure

Training to be provided

You will be required to attend PETA’s Havant training centre for off-the-job training. The majority of your development training will be completed with your employer at your place of work. You will be employed whilst you are completing your apprenticeship this will include 12 months of day release training at PETA Ltd where you will complete your Level 2 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence) qualification.

This will include:

• Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements

• Working efficiently and effectively in an engineering environment

• Using and communicating technical information

• Producing components using hand fitting techniques

• Maintaining mechanical devices and equipment

• Maintaining electrical equipment/systems

• Assembly and Testing Electronic Circuits

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering Operative

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