Apprentice Mechanical Engineer Air Pollution Products & Systems

Apps UK are an established company working in the environmental sector, designing, building, supplying and distributing odour control solutions. They are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join their organisation as an Apprentice Mechanical Engineer.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to join a fast growing engineering company.

The job will encompass a number of elements to include:

  • Design and innovation - Learning the design and development process of new equipment, the different elements and techniques used 
  • Installation - Work on sites across the country installing and setting up the equipment
  • Maintenance and servicing - Learn all of the different techniques used to identify, diagnose and isolate problems, using the correct techniques, tooling, equipment and methods of repair, service and maintaintenance of installed equipment 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You will need to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to learn quickly
  • Be dextrous and have attention for detail
  • Be able to plan, organise and prioritise
  • Be numerate and problem solve

Personal qualities

  • A team player
  • Good sense of humour
  • Reliable, hard working and conscientious  

Qualifications required

  • GCSE Grade C and above (or equivalent) Maths, English and ICT

Future prospects

This opportunity clearly represents a fantastic opportunity to join an established business, building for the future and looking to nurture their very own pot of talent. You will get the opportunity to work in a number of different areas which will enable the employer to identify which will be the most suitable pathway for progression

Things to consider

Please only apply for this apprenticeship if you have a genuine interest You will be required to complete an initial assessment prior to your details being sent to company

About the employer

At APPS UK (Air Pollution Products & Systems) we are here to make dust control and odour control issues seem like a DISTANT MEMORY, not to mask the problem but to remove it from your environment. Using Airborne 10 SIAT (surfactant induced absorption technology), we absorb the gases and particulates that create the industrial odour and dust problems. APPS Technologies have over 20 years of experience within their team and have worked in all areas of odour and dust control - so your odour problem becomes our problem.
We have enough confidence in our ability to deliver a solution that we
offer a MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Every application is different so,
at APPS UK (Air Pollution Products & Systems), we will design a
tailor-made system for your specific needs and you will have the
services of one of our consultants from start to finish.

What's an odour?
An odour is a volatilised chemical compound, normally at a low
concentration which animals and humans perceive by the sense
of olfaction. Other names for odours include smells, stench,
reek and stink.


Air Pollution Products & Systems


Paisley Works

14 Windover Road


PE29 7EB

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Training provider

You will work towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard, where you will be assessed and developed in the following areas;

  • Competency 
  • Knowledge & Skills
  • Functional Skills
  • Behaviours 
  • End point assessment 

Apprenticeship standard

Energy & Utilities > Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nital Training & Development Ltd


Apprenticeship Recuirtment 01536 408188

Other information

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017