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Engineering Technician Apprentice DYNAMIC LOAD MONITORING (UK) LTD

PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Engineering Technician Apprentice for our client, DLM. Working in a calibration role, you will be interested in making sure that things are correct. This is a role that will include problem solving and working collaboratively to ensure that we are approving brilliant products.

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

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Auto-enrolled into the company pension scheme after 3 month qualification period: After three months, each month Staff contribute 5% of basic pay [equates to 4% after tax relief] The Company contributes 3% of basic pay Discretionary annual bonus

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 08:30AM – 17:00PM Working day 7.5 hours (1 hour lunch)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Calibration/Test engineer apprentice, you will:

  • Become to learn how to identify deviations from customer requirements using measurement equipment and tools
  • Learn how to apply solutions to internal rejects and external customer issues
  • Learn how to apply change and concession requests
  • As a Calibration/Test engineer apprentice you will become competent in monitoring processes identifying the root causes of problems when they occur
  • Learn how to identify cost effective interventions to solve problems
  • You will become competent contributing to a range of projects and work collaboratively with the engineering team

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

  • Your Level 3 programme will include, a level 3 BTEC technical certificate and work-based qualification delivered by PETA.
  • Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship you will be paid and day released.
  • Day release at PETA’s Havant engineering skills centre for off-the-job training, to include learning how to work safely, work efficiently, use technical information, how to conduct business improvement activities, use Computer Aided Design software, general machining, fitting techniques, how to maintain mechanical and electrical equipment, how to assemble and test electronic circuits as well as general welding techniques..   
  • You will complete the Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of the apprenticeship, candidates will be offered the opportunity to progress to higher roles within the engineering department.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills


GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade C/4 or equivalent/above) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits: 22 days holiday plus bank holidays (3 days to be taken at Christmas) Free Parking Free Refreshments, Tea, Coffee, Squash Company corporate clothing Staff area Overtime available

About the employer

Are you looking for a rewarding career where you can develop and take on different challenges, in an ambitious organisation with clearly defined growth plans? If you, are we want to talk to you! At DLM we are passionate about Engineering, Innovation and doing things differently, we are not just a Load Cell manufacturer, we design systems, provide onsite Engineering, develop new products and offer a wealth of services to our clients across the globe. We want to empower to work on you own ideas with guidance and support from us. You will have the opportunity to work on exciting new projects, play a vital role in the successful growth of a rapidly expanding company.







SO16 0YA


Nick Fayle


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Training provider



Peta Training


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Once you have applied for this apprenticeship, you will receive an email with an application form on that you will need to complete. Please monitor your inbox (and spam / junk folder) for this email and complete the form as soon as possible. We look forward to receiving your application!

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2022