Anyone following JGF Electrical on LinkedIn will have seen us showcasing four brilliant Apprentices – applause – thank you. Now, here they are together. If you know JGF, you will know how highly praised, trained, valued and incorporated our Apprentices are. Whether you are a small business or large and growing, your Apprentices today, make our futures tomorrow.

We began National Apprenticeship Week 2023 by introducing one of our second year apprentices – Harry.
We asked Harry a few questions to see how he is progressing within JGF Electrical. (In his / their own words):

❓ What do you like about working for JGF?
“I like working for JGF as whenever I’m unsure about something I always get the help and assistance needed to progress”

❓What does your apprenticeship mean to you?
“I feel privileged to have an apprenticeship as it is my future”

❓What is your favourite task to perform at work?
“My favourite task is probably changing light fittings as I quite enjoy it, and also being taught new things as it helps expand my knowledge”

❓What is your favourite tool?
“Favourite tool is probably continuity testers”.

For the second day of NAW week we wanted to introduce Harvey who is also a second year apprentice.
We asked Harvey a few questions to see how he is progressing within JGF Electrical.

❓ What do you like about working for JGF?
“I like that the electricians are always trying to make us become better apprentices by showing us little tricks on how to complete a task”

❓What does your apprenticeship mean to you?
“My apprenticeship means a lot to me because I enjoy what I do and I want to be able to become qualified and work my way up in the ranks in the future”

❓What is your favourite task to perform at work?
“My favourite task at work at the moment is any task I haven’t done much of because there’s a lot to learn. I do really enjoy testing and learning about what to look out for when on site”

❓What is your favourite tool?
“My favourite tool is definitely the cable strippers because I discovered it can actually strip 10mm cable making the task so much easier. They save loads of time on site”.

For the third day of NAW week we introduced Daniel (Dan) who is a first year apprentice.
We asked Dan a few questions to see how he is progressing within JGF Electrical.

❓ What do you like about working for JGF?
“The people I work with have lots of enthusiasm and take pride in their work they are great to work with. I also like the variety of jobs we do at JGF”

❓What does your apprenticeship mean to you?
“The apprenticeship means a lot to me. I can work while I learn which is really beneficial to me because Im a hands on person”

❓What is your favourite task to perform at work?
“My favourite task at work is to terminate and dress cables because I like to see how neat and tidy I can get them”

❓What is your favourite tool?
“My favourite tool would be my KNIPEX Ergo strip as where I work we use a lot of flex and this tool makes it so easy to work with.

Last, but by no means least, meet Drew who is a third year apprentice here at JGF.
We asked Drew a few questions to see how he is progressing within the company.

❓ What do you like about working for JGF?
“What I like about JGF The Variety of work I get to do some days we are in a factory the next day in a multi million pound property, and the endless help my supervisors and managers are giving me the whole way throughout my apprenticeship.”

❓What does your apprenticeship mean to you?
“What does my apprenticeship mean to me, to be the best electrician I can be and have a life long career to help other people and my self reach my dreams.”

❓What is your favourite task to perform at work?
“Second fixing, Fuse boards , installing expensive / decorative wiring accessories and Rako Controls Ltd I love getting involved in the intelligent lighting.

❓What is your favourite tool?
“Impact driver”.

Thank you all.