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Trainee Technician

Trainee Technician

Job ID:  2586
Department:  Safety & Survival
Category:  Tooling & Supplies

Great Yarmouth, GB

Employment Type:  Permanent

Company Overview

Clarksons is the world’s leading provider of integrated shipping and offshore services, bringing our connections and experience to an international client base. Our intelligence adds value by enabling clients to make more efficient and informed decisions. Our global reach, local knowledge and expertise is what makes us unique.


To understand more about day-to-day life at Clarksons, and what you can expect from us as an employer, visit us at



Division Overview
Gibb Group is a leading supplier of MRO & PPE to the industrial and Energy sectors. Strategically located in Aberdeen and Great Yarmouth to fulfil the needs of the oil & gas, marine & renewable industries, Gibb Group offers a complete supply solution.
We provide a complete supply solution, by not only having the ability to instantly supply a wide range of products, but also having the in-house technical expertise to advise and recommend fit-for-task products. We are also able to directly supply to our clients across the length and breadth of the UK via the network of Clarkson Port Services offices and our Forwarding division.
To learn more about Clarksons Port Services, please visit us at


What you will be doing
Duties will include, but are not limited to;
• Carrying out tests and inspections of our PPE equipment and supplies to ensure they are up to standard and are compliant with regulations.
• Using diagnostic equipment to test and identify faults with PPE equipment and supplies.
• Completion of accurate documentation and recording of testing and inspections through our computer system and centre records.
• Maintaining a clean and tidy work environment, as well as comply with health, safety and environmental working practices and regulations at all times.
• Where capacity allows, undertake warehouse duties, such as packing products, taking deliveries, and maintaining stock records and documentation.
• Completing additional / ad hoc duties as required to meet the needs of the business.

What we are looking for

Skills & Experience:
• Good levels of written and verbal English
• Diligent and conscientious, with strong attention to detail and accuracy
• Self-starter who is highly organised
• Ability to work alone as well as part of a team
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Able to use own initiative and prioritise
• Able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
• Proactive and approachable in nature
• Reliable and strong work ethic
• Good MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel)