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Apprentice Lift Engineer ELEVATE UK LIFTS LIMITED

As a lift engineer it’s all about making sure that everything works safely and reliably, you’ll develop your practical ability across electrical, mechanical and electrotechnical engineering. If you’re after an exciting career you’ll find it with Elevate.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    Mon-Fri 0800-1700 40 hours a week

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an Apprentice, you’ll be right out there in the thick of it, working with our engineers who will give you 1-2-1 mentoring and help you grow. It’s hands-on learning you can get stuck in & whilst you’re at it, gain a nationally recognised qualification.

As a lift engineer it’s all about making sure that everything works safely & reliably.
Duties Will include: The Installation, Maintenance, Repair and the Modernisation of passenger/goods Lifts in various locations around the country.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Qualification: The apprentice will achieve a Level 3 QCF NVQ Diploma in Engineering Maintenance following an appropriate pathway in Lift or Escalator Servicing or Repair; or a Level 3 QCF NVQ Diploma in Installation and Commissioning, following an appropriate pathway in lifts, or escalators.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

JOB ROLES INCLUDE: Lift Installation
Electromechanic, Lift Service and Repair
Electromechanic, Escalator and Moving Walk
Installation Electromechanic, Escalator and
Moving Walk Service and Repair Electromechanic

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 and above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 and above) Desired

Things to consider

. Due to the nature of this role a driving license will be required by the end of the apprenticeship as places of work are nationwide. . Understand the job can be very physical at times. . Working with hand and power tools . Eagerness and desire to learn and improve your skills on a day to day basis.

About the employer

Elevate UK Lifts Ltd is a Midlands based, independent lift company established in 2014. With over 60 years combined experience, Our Dedicated team of local lift engineers are on hand 24/7 to provide a quality service that you can rely on.




Bankside Studio

Parkes Passage

DY13 9EA

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Lift and escalator electromechanic

Level 3 (A level)

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