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Apprentice Maintenance Engineer ROTOTEK LIMITED

Rototek are looking to add a motivated, and enthusiastic apprentice to work with their existing mechanical maintenance team. To maintain and repair all machines within the factory.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £150 welcome payment after 12 weeks. Attendance bonus also applicable and will be discussed at interview.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 08:00 - 16:00 Lunch break is 30 mins and 10 mins morning break.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Organising and undertaking routine checks of equipment, as well as carry out quality inspections
  • Devising effective maintenance methods and strategy
  • Identifying and investigating faults
  • Repairing equipment
  • Upgrading and modifying systems
  • Monitoring the performance of equipment and systems
  • Fitting and calibrating new parts and equipment
  • Monitoring maintenance costs
  • Managing stock supplies

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

Level 3 Maintenance and Operations Technician apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills if required.

This programme includes the diploma in advanced manufacturing and engineering.

This programme is delivered via a day release model which means you will attend one day a week at our engineering innovation centre in NG17 (term time only).

You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.

You will experience a blended learning model. You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.

At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression opportunities to become a permanent, valued member of the team within the business and team leader management down the line, with development to support this growth.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience


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

About the employer

Rototek Limited aims to be a world leader in technical rotational moulding of plastics, offering the complete service to our customers from concept to finished product. With a portfolio of over 100 rotomoulded products ranging from 1 litre water containers, through to 5m sailing dinghy hulls, the team at Rototek is confident that they can assist you in the design, development and production of your products for the rotational moulding process.







NG24 3UT

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Training provider




01623 900468

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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