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5 x Apprentice Electricians Merit Holdings Limited

A number of fantastic and unique positions have become available to work as an Apprentice Electrician within an engineering discipline. This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate individual to work for a well-respected and well-known employer in Northumberland.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    37 hours over a 5 day week. Shifts TBD.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    4 years

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

The employer is looking for 5Advanced Apprentices to work in the factory building and assembling units. 

The role will include:

  • Working within the engineering team
  • Supporting the department responsible for installation and commissioning bespoke machinery
  • All aspects of assembly and machine building
  • Cover a variety of disciplines including electrical and mechanical activities.

This is exciting opportunity which will enable the apprentice to learn a real craft in a growing and exciting company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Numeracy and literacy

Personal qualities

  • Good timekeeping
  • The ability to take on board information in a variety of formats
  • Able to communicate effectively with colleagues and team leaders
  • Have a proven interest in the working environment
  • Motivated willingness to learn
  • Positive attitude

Desired qualifications

The candidate must have at least 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above (including maths & English Language) or equivalent.

Future prospects

As a Tyne North Training apprentice you will benefit from our unique funding packages. This apprenticeship will lead to a bespoke, unique skill.

About the employer

Merit Holdings is a leading provider in the engineering and construction sector. We deliver outstanding projects which meet and exceed client expectations.

Our clients include well-known names and brands. Common to all our clients is the achievement of value for money and the access to a team that can design and construct a solution for any circumstance.

We are an award winning business with offices located throughout the UK. Our success is underpinned by the quality and expertise of our staff, our partnering approach to business and our skill at providing innovative and cost effective solutions.


Merit Holdings Limited


Nelson Way, Nelson Park West


NE23 1WG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Tyne North Training Ltd

The Advanced Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship is typically a 4 year programme. The Technical Certificate aspect of the programme is delivered at college.

Initial practical training in the college workshops will be provided.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

The link will take you to our engineering applications page simply follow the prompts.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Jul 2022