Staff Vacancies

Salary: £38-£41K (depending on experience/location)

Location: Slough

Type: Full Time

Allowances: Company car (or car allowance), Mobile Phone and Laptop provided

Job Purpose/Scope

Due to increased demand for training, and following the company’s expansion to the south, we are looking for a Senior Electrical Training Consultant within our High and Low Voltage team to be based in either our Slough Training Centre.

Job Specification

  • Training and Development
  • Deliver training events to agreed standards at PPL Training centres or on customer premises, throughout UK and occasionally overseas
  • Carry out assessment of candidates against established criteria
  • Develop both open and bespoke events to meet specified needs
  • Quality Management
  • Ensure that delivery standards and service levels meet customer expectations
  • Process promptly all associated documentation concerned with the above activities
  • Person Specification (Qualifications)

Essential

  • An engineering apprenticeship or equivalent recognised training programme
  • A relevant electrical qualification at QCF level 3 or above
  • Suitable engineering experience in electrical or building services discipline
  • Authorised Person High/ Low Voltage experience
  • Good knowledge of the operation of safe systems of work
  • A full driving license and be willing to work away from home for short periods
  • The ability to work both individually and as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication ability
  • Enthusiasm for training and development

Desirable

  • City & Guilds 2382 and 2391 or 2394/2395 or equivalent
  • Engineering qualification at QCF level 4 or above (HNC or equivalent)
  • Recognised Internal Quality Assessor qualification (D32/33, A1 or equivalent)
  • Practical experience of inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Previous teaching or training experience
  • Literate in MS office applications
  • The ability to maintain a relaxed outlook under pressure.
  • Patience and a sense of humour

To apply for this position please email:

shvlv-01@ppltraining.co.uk or call 0333 121 1215.

Salary: £38-£41K (depending on experience/location)

Location: York or Slough

Type: Full Time

Allowances: Company car (or car allowance), Mobile Phone and Laptop provided

Job Purpose/Scope

Due to increased demand for training, and following the company’s expansion to the south, we are looking for a Senior Electrical Installations Training Consultant to be based in either our York or Slough Training Centres.

Job Specification

  • Training and Development
  • Deliver training events to agreed standards at PPL Training centres or on customer premises, throughout UK and occasionally overseas
  • Carry out assessment of candidates against established criteria
  • Develop both open and bespoke events to meet specified needs
  • Quality Management
  • Ensure that delivery standards and service levels meet customer expectations
  • Process promptly all associated documentation concerned with the above activities
  • Person Specification (Qualifications)

Essential

  • An engineering apprenticeship or equivalent recognised training programme
  • A relevant electrical qualification at QCF level 3 or above
  • City & Guilds 2382 and 2391 or 2394/2395 or equivalent
  • Suitable engineering experience in electrical or building services discipline
  • Good knowledge of typical electrical installations in a commercial environment
  • A full driving license and be willing to work away from home for short periods
  • The ability to work both individually and as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication ability
  • Enthusiasm for training and development

Desirable

  • Engineering qualification at QCF level 4 or above (HNC or equivalent)
  • Recognised Internal Quality Assessor qualification (D32/33, A1 or equivalent)
  • Practical experience of inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Authorised Person Low Voltage experience within MOD, NHS or Commercial FM Sector, beneficial but not essential
  • Previous teaching or training experience
  • Literate in MS office applications
  • The ability to maintain a relaxed outlook under pressure
  • Patience and a sense of humour

To apply for this position please email:

sei-01@ppltraining.co.uk or call 0333 121 1215.

Salary: £30-£35K (depending on experience/location)

Location: Slough, Berkshire

Type: Full Time

Allowances: Company car (or car allowance), Mobile Phone and Laptop provided

Job Purpose/Scope

We are looking for a Business Development Manager to be based in our Slough Training Centre to drive sales by acquiring new business.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for making professional outbound calls into new sectors to find the decision makers that can place orders for training.
  • Answer incoming sales calls dealing with training enquiries and provide accurate and correct information. Work closely with their in-house marketing team to promote creditable email campaigns.
  • Update their CRM database ensuring that contact and company details are correct and up to date.
  • Reply to customer emails and calls in a timely and professional manner.
  • Attend several exhibitions throughout the country as well as attending client meetings with colleagues.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong sales and Business Development exposure
  • A background selling into FM, NHS, Manufacturing an advantage
  • Strong client facing skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional approach
  • Ability to build strong rapport quickly
  • Ability to think on your feet
  • Identify revenue opportunities across your market sectors
  • Strong prospecting skills and the ability to build customer relationships through consultative selling, allowing us to build long term business relationships.
  • Be a strong team player but with the ability to work on your own initiative

To apply for this position please email:

bdm@ppltraining.co.uk or call 0333 121 1215.

Salary: £18.5-£20K (depending on experience/location)

Location: York, North Yorkshire

Type: Full Time

Job Purpose/Scope

We are looking for a 1st line IT support technician to join our team, based at our York Head Office. Occasional trips to our Slough branch will also be required to ensure that systems are up-to-date and in good working order.

Full training will be provided in areas that are needed.

Responsibilities

  • Capturing, managing and completing IT support tickets
  • Answering phone and providing support (can be remote desktop support)
  • Research/Quoting/Ordering of IT equipment
  • Updating and maintenance of IT equipment and networks
  • Supporting development team; arranging meetings, note taking, testing of systems
  • Drop-off/Pick-up of equipment and supplies for multiple-departments
  • Fault finding and diagnostics
  • Hardware maintenance & upgrades
  • Managing users accounts across various systems QA Testing of new systems

Skills & Experience

  • Good communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Extremely organised
  • Experience in Windows & Mac OS
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux preferable
  • Some networking experience preferable but not required
  • Ability to research problems independently and offer solutions
  • Clean driving licence

To apply for this position please email:

itfl@ppltraining.co.uk or call 0333 121 1215.

Salary: £20-£22K (depending on experience/location)

Location: York, North Yorkshire

Type: Full Time

Job Purpose/Scope

We are looking for a 1st line IT support technician to join our team, based at our York Head Office. Occasional trips to our Slough branch will also be required to ensure that systems are up-to-date and in good working order.

You will support and take responsibility for the following areas:

  • Supporting and executing the Marketing strategy
  • Copywriting for the company websites, news articles and email campaigns
  • Campaign management and scheduling - Emails and PPC Compliant customer database management, segmentation and updating
  • Supporting the sales team with lead generation and market feedback
  • Research competitor activity and market trends Updating Marketing materials
  • Engaging with the market through social media Liaising with internal departments
  • Direct Marketing
  • Industry magazine adverts
  • Prepare exhibitions

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Marketing: Minimum 2 years of B2B experience (Preferred)
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Display good organisational skills
  • Show willingness and ability to meet deadlines effectively
  • Full training can be provided where required
  • Clean driving licence

To apply for this position please email:

maco@ppltraining.co.uk or call 0333 121 1215.