We’re hiring! Coffee Equipment Technician Apprentice – Jersey & Guernsey

Fox is a leading provider of coffee equipment and services to cafes, restaurants, and coffee enthusiasts across the Channel Islands. We are passionate about delivering high-quality coffee experiences, and our team of skilled technicians plays a crucial role in ensuring that our customers enjoy the perfect cup of coffee every time.

Purpose of the role:

As a Coffee Equipment Technician Apprentice at Fox, you will embark on an exciting journey to become a skilled technician with the coffee industry. This apprenticeship program is designed to provide you with comprehensive training and hands-on experience in maintaining and repairing various coffee machines and equipment. You will work closely with experienced technicians, gaining valuable knowledge and skills to become a proficient Coffee Equipment Technician.


Key Responsibilities:

  •  Learning and Training: Participate in an intensive training program to understand the operation, maintenance, and repair of a wide range of coffee equipment, including espresso machines, grinders, brewers, and more.
  •  Assisting Technicians: Work alongside experienced technicians to assist in equipment installations, routine maintenance, and troubleshooting tasks.
  •  Diagnosing and Repairing: Learn to diagnose technical issues with coffee equipment and assist in conducting necessary repairs efficiently and effectively.
  •  Customer Interaction: Develop strong communication skills while interacting with customers to understand their equipment issues and provide information on maintenance and usage.
  •  Documentation: Maintain accurate records of equipment service and repair activities, ensuring that all paperwork is complete and organized.
  •  Safety Compliance: Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines while handling and servicing coffee equipment to ensure a safe working environment.
  •  Continuous Learning: Stay updated with the latest advancements in coffee equipment technology and industry trends through ongoing training and professional development.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Passion for coffee and a desire to learn about coffee equipment.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and a keen interest in troubleshooting and repairing machines.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of following technical instructions.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Willingness to travel to customer locations as needed.
  • A valid driver’s license or willingness to obtain one.



  • Comprehensive training programme including certified Barista course at London School of Coffee.
  • Mentorship from experienced technicians.
  • Opportunity for advancement within the company.
  • Competitive remuneration package.


Hours of Work

Normal working hours are 37.5 per week over five days and you may be required, on occasion, to work overtime to meet business needs.  


How to Apply 

If you’re enthusiastic about coffee and excited to kick-start your career as a Coffee Equipment Technician, we invite you to apply by sending your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in the position to hr@foxtrading.co.uk


Fox is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. We look forward to welcoming a dedicated and passionate individual to our team who shares our love for great coffee and exceptional service.

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