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Maintenance Operative Engineering Installer Apprentice Thompsons UK Ltd

This position involves working within the electrical department to ensure that your electrical duties are completed in line with set production targets. Level 3 Maintenance and operations engineering technician.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    18 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Fitting electrical accessories to HGV’s i.e camera systems, side scan warning systems, beacons, LED’s
  • Marking out and drilling using hand tools
  • Wiring and testing electrical equipment and circuits
  • Reading and understanding technical drawings and specification sheets
  • Wiring up of electrical components and installations of wiring looms
  • Diagnostic checks, troubleshooting and rectification of vehicle electrical systems
  • Use of special tools such as crimping devices and heat shrink guns
  • Ensure adherence to legal and company policies and procedures

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn
  • Friendly
  • Strong work ethic

Desired qualifications

Math and English GCSEs C/4 or above or equivalent required.

Future prospects

Possibility of fulltime employment after successful completion.

Things to consider

  • Required to use personal protective equipment (ear plugs, safety glasses, steel toe shoes) in designated areas
  • Factory based

About the employer

Your apprenticeship at Thompsons will allow you to be able to understand how to weld and fabricate a commercial vehicle body and how to fit the body onto a commercial vehicle.


Thompsons UK Ltd


Rutland Works

Vulcan Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Croydon College


Lashaunda Malcolm

Maintenance Operation Engineering installer level 3

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2021