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Apprentice Maintenance Technician Vinci Facilities

Working for a facilities management company to a large NHS Trust. Undertaking planned and reactive maintenance, installation and inspection of electrical /electronic systems and management control systems, including door access, lighting, emergency and security systems

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Closing date: 10 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    • Monday - Friday 8 am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • An excellent training and career opportunity for a bright, keen, reliable and hardworking apprentice
  • Planned and reactive maintenance, installation and inspection of electrical /electronic systems within a hospital environment
  • This includes fire alarms, nurse call, intercoms, door access, intruder alarms, generators, lightening conductors, lighting, power circuits, emergency light systems, changeover supplies, baby tagging, Macerator Building Management System, Control systems.

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

You will work towards achieving a Level 3 advanced Engineering Technician, Mechatronics pathway, attending NWTC Training Centre on block release for Further Education then the remainder of your time will be spent with your employer training whilst employed. NWTC will monitor your Apprenticeship on a regular basis to ensure you achieve the standards required including core skills, knowledge and occupational behaviours in preparation for End point assessment and where required Functional Skills.

 Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence). After a further period of skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications: Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Mechatronics Maintenance Technician Plus one of the following Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology (QCF) – for starts up to June 2017 only Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Technologies (QCF) - for starts up to June 2017 only Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge) – for all starts from 1st July 2017.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

At the end of the apprenticeship, candidates will be suitably trained and continue their employment dependant on the business needs at the time.

Further in-house and external training and development available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent an additional 2 Technical subjects (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English Language (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

Things to consider

All applications must be made through Apprenticeship vacancies. You must live within commuting distance to the employer and be able to attend NWTC for training. Do not contact the employer direct, or this may result in your application not being considered. Any offer of apprenticeship/employment will be subject to successful completion of a colour vision assessment and meet the qualification requirements above. If you are successful, your training will be at. NWTC: UNIT 33 Wellington Employment Park, Dunes Way, Liverpool, L5 9R

About the employer

VINCI Facilities are a leading facilities management company, part of the wider VINCI group, with a range of clients, from healthcare sites, schools and higher education establishments to retail sites in the UK and Europe, social housing and high-profile public and corporate estates, via a network of local and national teams, we provide a matrix of facilities management, building maintenance, refurbishment and project management solutions designed to meet the challenge of modern organisations.


Vinci Facilities


Vinci Facilities

Marshall Cross Road

St Helens


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Training provider



June McKay


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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