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Apprentice Electrical Design and Technical Engineer BRIGGS OF BURTON PLC

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career as an electrical engineer apprentice with a well-established engineering company based in Burton. You will work towards a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard.Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    05 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working closely with other members of the Electrical Engineering Team to support the department.

Working with the team will increase your knowledge of Electrical Engineering, develop your skills and gain some valuable experience.

What you will learn:

  • Electrical design - Power
  • Electrical design - Control and instrumentation
  • MCC and PLC control panel design
  • Equipment database & schedules - Instrumentation, IO, PLC Hardware, ACAD, ePlan, Database

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

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards  the Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard;

Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
•Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
•Portfolio of Evidence
•Gateway preparation and End Point Assessment

with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group.

As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression onto higher education and completion of the HNC.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 Or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade C/4 Or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Product Design (Grade C/4 Or Above) Desired

About the employer

The best in class hygienic process engineering company offering total project solutions across the globe.Briggs of Burton are now part of the Liquid Food Division of CIMC Enric Tanks and Process B.V. following an acquisition in 2016. The acquisition means Briggs of Burton join international group of companies that provide the design and implementation of turnkey projects, stainless steel process tanks and engineering services for the world’s leading companies.




Briggs Of Burton Plc Briggs House

Trent Works

Burton On Trent

DE14 2LH

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Training provider



Sam Singh-Eyley

01246 500500

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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