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Multiskilled Engineering Apprentice (MOET) Coveris Flexibles (Winsford) Uk Ltd

Carry out repairs and maintenance in a structured and supervised environment, attend college to learn the theoretical and technical aspects of the role whilst studying towards Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Level 3.

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Closing date: 04 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    8.30am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    15 Jul 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Primary Job Function:

To work  in a supported learning environment to develop the skills and knowledge which will assist the apprentice to complete their qualification and secure employment and progress in their career in the future.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To undertake a development programme leading to a National Vocational, City & Guilds and Btech qualifications as part of an apprenticeship.

To actively participate in their own development plan which will be agreed with the line manager, training manager and the assessor from the training provider. As directed, undertake a work programme in the Engineering Department to develop practical skills and knowledge of the skills required to work as a shift Engineer on site.

You will be asked to work as a team to assist with faults on various different machines and problem solve the cause, examples include:

  • A piston should close a valve when a leaver is operated - the valve does not move, correct the fault
  • A motor should start when a button is pressed, it does not start, correct the fault
  • A gearbox is running hot, investigate why this could be
  • A trolley should stop at a given point but overshoots its mark, correct the fault

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • High attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Passion for engineering and understanding of how things work
  • Desire to learn new skills and an inquisitive nature
  • Self-disciplined / self motivated
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE Maths and English grade C or 4 and above (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Possibility of future permanent employment as a shift-based engineer.

Things to consider

The production areas can be hot areas to work, during Summer months.

About the employer

As a leading manufacturing company, Coveris is dedicated to providing solutions that enhance the safety, quality and convenience of products we use every day, in partnership with the most respected brands we use every day, Coveris develops vital products that protect everything from the food we eat to medical supplies, to the touch screen device in our pockets, contributing to the lives of millions every day.

With locations across South America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Coveris is able to offer unique career opportunities that take full advantage of each individuals talents, interests and experience.


Coveris Flexibles (Winsford) Uk Ltd


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Training provider

Warrington and Vale Royal College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Warrington Collegiate Institute


Pamela Clegg 01925 494348

Ongoing mentored skills training

College release each week working towards a Level 3 Maintenance and Operations Engineering qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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