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Maintenance Engineering Apprentice BRC LIMITED

An Engineering apprenticeship would be based in our Mansfield depot producing steel products for such iconic projects as Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant construction. Engineering here means maintaining, developing and improving machines and kit on a large scale.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Annual Wage : £18,000 rising to £20,000 per annum upon the confirmed successful completion of the 6-month probationary period.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday: 07.30 to 16.00 and Friday 07.30 to 15.00

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

From Cranes to bespoke cut and bending machines, as an engineer you will develop competences in maintaining equipment by preventative maintenance through to fault finding and repairing all aspects of the plant within the depot.

Responding quickly, to breakdowns you could be fault finding on an electrical motor one day or installing electrical control circuits and mechanically overhauling a machine on the next.

You will also be involved in Planned Preventative Maintenance.

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

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

This programme includes the Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering - Mechatronics Maintenance Tech (Development Competence)

This programme includes the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge) BTEC Diploma Level 3

This programme is delivered via a day release model at our engineering innovation centre in NG17. Day release is 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?

The company are committed to maintaining the professional skills of their team. They do this using a variety of training methods on a continuous basis.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

About the employer

If you have walked by a construction site today, you have walked past the products we make. We’re one of the largest producers of Steel Reinforcement within the UK and have been involved in major projects such as the second Severn Crossing, the Principality Stadium and Wembley Stadium.




76 Station Road

Sutton in Ashfield


NG17 5FR

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Training provider




01623 900468

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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