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Apprentice Electrical Engineer Facultatieve Technologies UK Ltd

Position available to join our manufacturing team as an electrical engineering apprentice. Part of a team of engineers manufacturing a wide range of products to deliver worldwide.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £195.00 - £253.50

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 07:00 - 15:30 and Friday, 07:00 - 14:30.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    03 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Role will include on the job training in line with attendance at college. Successful applicant should be hardworking, punctual, and presentable at all times and be a willing team member.

Duties will include:

  • To manufacture brackets, fit and or secure as necessary
  • To install trunking to equipment as necessary
  • To mount control panels and components
  • To wire and gland components. Experience in using YY, SY and screened multicore cable types
  • All above to be carried out accurately and effectively on time, on target cost and in line with our safety standards
  • To understand the scope and requirements of the machine design from wiring diagrams
  • To understand electrical schematics and bills of material
  • Installation problem solving
  • Testing and inspection of final product
  • Fault finding and diagnosis
  • Opportunity to develop PLC programming skills
  • Any other duties conducive to the role and business which are considered to be within your capability

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Not applicable, on the job training.

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Presentable
  • Hardworking

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths, English, and Physics.

Future prospects

FT is a large company with many of the current senior management team were apprentice trained; progression through the company is available with the right determination.  Opportunity for a good electrical engineer to progress to a service engineer and on to commissioning engineer roles.

Things to consider

£5.00 - £6.50 per hour, dependant on applicant.

FT continues to grow worldwide and once qualified our engineers have the opportunity to travel the world installing our products.

About the employer

World leaders in the design and manufacture of cremation and incineration equipment. From our manufacturing base in Leeds we deliver to all corners of the globe and continue to develop new products for the market.


Facultatieve Technologies UK Ltd


Moor Road


LS10 2DD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Leeds City College


Leeds City College

Level 3 Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

This apprenticeship will be delivered through a mixture of college and work-based learning. Successful candidates will attend our Printworks Campus one day per week to learn the skills/ knowledge required to be successful within this role.

They will also receive a visit once a month in their place of work from their assessor, where delivery will take place on a one to one basis.  In addition learners will need to be allocated 20% of their contracted hours per week to concentrate on any development activities set.

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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