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Sales and Service Apprenticeship Gateshead

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Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
From £19800 per annum
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Date Added
January 31st, 2024

Are you looking to start a career?

Want to work for one of the UK's leading engineering businesses?

Then look no further!

Carbon60 are working in partnership with ERIKS UK on an exciting opportunity for a new graduate program specialising within their engineering division.

Who are ERIKS?

ERIKS are a specialist industrial service provider operating across the UK and Ireland provide a wide base of mechanical engineering solutions and services to all walks of life, from energy to food production and manufacturing.

What will you be doing?

Working with the experienced team you will learn to be the face of ERIKS UK, dealing with customer to provide expert advise to a wide range of business and sectors, providing quotations, processing orders, establishing customer requirements whilst developing those customer relationships.

The team of Sales Advisors, Team Leaders, managers will guide and train you through a 36-month (3 year) programme. They will teach you how to deal with customers and queries through email, phone, and face to face meetings.

Your apprenticeship will be with BMS Progress Training, based in Warrington, your education will be a mix of Face to Face and virtual learning throughout the duration of your apprenticeship. Accommodation, meals, and travel is provided and paid for by ERIKS UK&I during block weeks of education.

What will you get?

Through this apprenticeship programme you will gain the skills and experience needed to build a career within Sales and Service but also a fully certification in Customer Service level 3 and Sales Executive Level 4.

Salary for this programme is £19,800.

Benefits & Extras

  • 25 days plus bank holidays annual holiday entitlement
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme including
  • Life, Money and Wellbeing support
  • Unlimited Video GP Appointments
  • 8 Mental Health Therapy session a year
  • 2 Medical second opinion consultation per year
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Group Income Protection - after a period of sickness absence
  • Onsite Parking at all our sites
  • Long service recognition
  • Free unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Free ERIKS Branded workwear
  • Free Eye tests

Entry Requirements

For this role we are really looking for candidates who want to learn and build a career in customer service and want to be part of a team that are always pushing to deliver the best possible service.

5 GCSE's including English and Maths (Grades 9-4 or A-C) or equivalent.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a business that truly values its employees but most importantly an excellent career path within the world of engineering.

Assessment days will be held throughout the summer of 2024 with various dates for each location.

For more information, please contact Jemma at Carbon60 on 01329 745940 - jemma.carter @


Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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