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Apprentice Systems Engineer HYDAC TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

HYDAC are looking for an Apprentice System Engineer to join their team in Witney. Reporting to the Systems Manager you will be part of the Systems team with the principle objective of completing a 3-year engineering apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 17 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Working hours: Mon-Wed 08:30am - 5:00pm (1 hr break), Thu 8.30am - 5:00pm (30min break), Fri 08:30am - 4pm (30min break).

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Attend college and complete all modules on time & to the best of your ability
  • Assist the Systems department with manufacturing & testing of products
  • Keep all equipment in a state of readiness, making sure tools and consumables are available
  • Work within relevant departments as directed to develop an understanding of key processes and procedures.
  • Understand and adhere to all company, legislative, and health & safety policies and procedures.

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

  • Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard.
  • Company Training Plan & Assessment.
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Development Knowledge (1 day per week for 2 years at college)
  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering (workplace learning and assessment)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills – Maths & English (If required)
  • End Point Assessment to finish the apprenticeship

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Long term role within Hydac with the ability to advance.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Eligible to work in UK, Willingness to learn, Interest in engineering, Mechanical engineering exp, or machine shop skills


GCSE or equivalent GCSE's in Eng, Math, Sci (Grade (4-9) - C - A) Essential

Things to consider

The applicant would need to attend college when required, complete exams, and be committed to the Diploma and NVQ courses. Full UK driving licence - able to drive- as would need to travel regularly between sites

About the employer

HYDAC Technology was founded in 1963 as an independent provider of hydraulic accessories including filtration, accumulators, valves, manifolds, coolers, and electronic sensors. Today we are an internationally established group with over 8000 employees, 50 branch offices, and 500 trade and service partners world-wide.




De Haviland Way

Windrush Park


OX29 0YG

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Training provider



Sally Parr

07879 128768

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Oct 2022