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Engineering Technician Apprentice The Estee Lauder Companies

The Estée Lauder Companies is currently recruiting for an Engineering Operations Apprentice within the Engineering department, to join an experienced and committed team at Whitman Laboratories where as a team we manufacture around a fifth of Estée Lauder’s global sales output. Whitman Laboratories is based in Petersfield, Hampshire.

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

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Rotating shift working patterns will be agreed on with the successful candidate.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Respond to breakdowns, systematically fault find, and identify root cause and then implement solution to prevent recurrence. Support 24-hour Site Production Operations and pro-actively engage with all departments to supply an effective, efficient, compliant service on a Right First-Time basis. Provide engineering support for production activity where required.  Support cross functional activity relating to Safety, Quality and Project Work with supporting documentation. · 

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

For this apprenticeship you will working towards achieving Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Standard Level 3 as a fully workbased programme.

For this level Apprenticeship A-C in Maths and English is requested, with an ICT qualification considered an advantage, however all applicants will be considered on merit subject to initial assessment against the challenging academic requirements of the standard. Confident application of English is critical to this role.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for further development and a full-time role upon completion.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Customer care skills, Number skills, Mechanical Aptitude


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

Things to consider

Potential for long hours and physical work. Flexibility around wage

About the employer

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. As the global leader in prestige beauty, we touch over half a billion consumers a year. Our Company's products are sold in over 150 countries and territories under the following brand names: Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Clinique, DKNY, Estée Lauder, Jo Malone London, La Mer, MAC, Michael Kors, Origins, Smashbox, Tom Ford, Tommy Hilfiger, and many more.


The Estee Lauder Companies


Bedford Road


GU32 3DD

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Training provider



Georgina Mattack


Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Aug 2022