Ocado - Trainee Technician
- Industry Sector:
- Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation & Control Systems, Mechanical, Plant, Production, Test
- All of the UK
£18,000 - £20,000
A junior engineering role supporting the day to day functions of the engineering team. An excellent starting point for any engineering career with many opportunities to gain qualifications, experience and ultimately progress.
Hours / Shifts
Usually 14 x 12 hours shifts in a 28 day period, a combination of days and nights.42 hours per week.
No formal qualifications required, just a passion for engineering.
Some working knowledge of production, picking and storage MHE systems, ideally gained from experience in an automated environment.
"Ocado has invested over the last fifteen years to create the best grocery e-commerce solution in the world. From our user-friendly mobile interface to our highly efficient automated warehouse technology, we can now offer this best-in-class customer experience and highly efficient end-to-end supply chain solution to retail partners globally. As a solutions business we are entirely focused on helping our partners build winning grocery e-commerce businesses in their markets."
Luke Jensen, CEO - Ocado Smart Platform
Ocado is the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailer with over 500,000 active customers shopping with us today.
Currently there are three large highly automated fulfilment centres in, Hatfield (300,000 sq ft), Dordon nr Tamworth (330,000 sq ft) and most recently Andover (240,000 sq ft (over 5 floors). We also have many smaller 'spoke' sites dotted across the UK to help us ease distribution and extend our services to as many locations as possible.
The business is already quickly outgrowing our current fulfilment operation and the setup of a fourth highly automated site is well under way. Our brand new 563,000 sq ft Customer Fulfilment Centre in Erith, Kent will incorporate the latest, most advanced versions of Ocado’s FMCG robotics hardware and software.
Ocado Engineering in the leading innovation behind this extraordinary distribution model, encompassing design, development, construction and maintenance. We are looking for the most skilled and experienced staff across all aspects of engineering as well as the best entry level and graduate talent looking to develop their careers.