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Engineering Fitter - Electrical Level 3 Apprenticeship D Benson Controls Ltd

At Bensons, the apprentice will learn the skills required to build high-quality, bespoke electrical control panels. All of the control panels we build are bespoke and unique, hence we need a skilled and flexible team of engineers capable of working safely to a high-level of quality. We are committed to training and developing our team.

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Closing date: 11 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    31 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

3 year apprenticeship to learn the skills to become a highly capable control panel wirer.

Duties will include:

  • Working for an industry leader, you will have the opportunity to work as part of a high-performing team to progress and develop within an established apprenticeship scheme
  • Opportunities will be provided to work both within a factory environment and also at customer sites to fully understand the how a control system is built and deployed
  • Work alongside experienced colleagues to learn the skills and techniques needed to become a multi-skilled engineer.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Numerate, logical and able to follow engineering drawings and plans. Needs to have a driving licence or means of transport to get to the HETA training centre.

Personal qualities

  • Practical, hands on person who learns quickly; independent, hard-working self-starter; able to work to a high-standard of quality; needs to be a team player. tarter

Desired qualifications

  • Entry requirements - At least 4 GCSEs (or equivalent) including maths, English, Science at grade 5-9/A*-C

Future prospects

  • Bensons is a well-established and well-respected business. At the successful conclusion of the apprenticeship there will be an opportunity to become a full-time employee of Bensons, which will present the opportunity to for career progression within the business in a range of directions.

Things to consider

  • The training is based either at HETA in Hull or Scunthorpe so you will be expected to travel each day to the training centre and will be required to drive. D Benson (Controls) is in West Yorkshire so you will need to be able to travel to and from work

About the employer

Bensons is a leading UK designer and manufacturer of bespoke control panels and systems. Combining world-class technical innovation with cutting-edge processes and the highest-quality components, we’re trusted by companies in a diverse range of industries throughout the world.

You’ll find our control panels working behind the scenes in a wide variety of settings from top holiday parks to international sports stadiums and major manufacturing sites.


D Benson Controls Ltd


Beckbridge Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Humberside Engineering Training Association Ltd


  • Engineering Fitter Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Practical on the job training will be provided at Bensons, academic training will be provided by HETA

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

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