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Apprentice Multi-Skilled Engineer North Sea Winches Ltd

North Sea Winches have a strong history of apprenticeships and aim to offer valuable training and experience which benefit both the business and the individual. They are looking for a Multi-Skilled Apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 01 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    To be agreed upon appointment

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 7.30am - 5.45pm

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    4 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Day to day duties will include:

  • Use of all workshop machine tools
  • Manual turning and milling
  • CNC turning, milling and boring
  • Flame cutting and welding
  • Gear cutting
  • Fitting and assembly
  • Testing
  • Electrical and hydraulic circuits

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good IT skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Williang to learn
  • To be able to use your own initiative
  • Able to prioritise your work
  • A high standard of performance
  • Organised and structured in your approach
  • Good level of education - especially STEM

Personal qualities

  • A genuine interest in engineering with a desire to learn and develop
  • Dependable
  • A can-do attitude and approach
  • Confident in getting involved
  • Adaptable
  • Inquisitive to learn and understand
  • Hardworking and conscientious

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of 4 GCSEs (A*-C / 9-4) in maths, English and Science

Future prospects

  • A full-time position will be offered to an apprentice who shows determination and hard work during the apprenticeship. 

Things to consider

  • Candidates must be able to travel to North Sea Winches and Derwent Training
  • To apply for this vacancy you will need to complete a Derwent Training online application form and submit a CV.  Once completed we will send you a log on to access a Maths & English assessment test.  When we have got the results we will arrange a remote interview with a member of our Business Support team.  Should you be successful we will forward your details to the employer.

About the employer

With over forty years of trading, North Sea Winches have implemented lessons learnt in the harsh environment of the North Sea to provide customers with dependable, reliable, hardworking and cost-effective machinery. 

They specialise in the design and manufacture of marine, offshore, oil and gas as well as onshore industrial winches and equipment for a wide variety of customers. 


North Sea Winches Ltd


Dunslow Road


YO11 3UT

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Training provider

Derwent Training Association

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Derwent Training Association


Nichola Zanda 01653 697698

You will undertake on-the-job training at North Sea Winches where you will receive mentoring from an engineer to learn the Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours to become competent in your role.

You will then attend Derwent Training in Malton one day a week to complete the Technical Qualifications as part of the Apprenticeship.

As part of the Apprenticeship Standard you will be required to pass an End Point Assessment to gain your certification.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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