Level 3 Electrical Maintenance Apprentice SUNDERLAND ENGINEERING TRAINING ASSOC LTD

This role ensures that plant and equipment perform to the required standard to facilitate production targets regarding safety, quality, delivery and cost within high value manufacturing environments. Activities will include installation, testing and fault finding.

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Closing date: 24 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM. Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Individuals must be able to work alone and as part of a team
  • Complete all necessary technical qualification and diplomas on time and to the correct standard
  • Maintain an excellent timekeeping record at both the training centre and in the work place
  • Provide repair service in the event of equipment and machinery breakdown
  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance activities
  • Undertake any necessary mechanical welding machine repair work
  • Undertake any necessary electrical welding machine repair work
  • Compile and maintain preventative maintenance program
  • Carry out electrical breakdown testing / repairs
  • Installation of electrical equipment i.e. sockets, lights etc
  • Provide fast and accurate fault diagnosis involving complex automated equipment with PLC's
  • Carry out calibration / validation of welding equipment
  • Compile data and maintain preventative maintenance programme
  • Support equipment commissioning. and support and assist with installation projects

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

  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence)
  • Level 3 Diploma Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The vacancy offers enhancement of skills and qualifications and once qualified, opportunities could arise for progression to higher education and employer promotion.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Preforming Engineering Operations (Grade Pass) Essential

About the employer

We are a long established Group Training Association operating from our own well equipped Training Centre based in Washington. We are EAL, City & Guilds and Pearson approved for the delivery of Engineering and Business/Professional Apprenticeships and City & Guilds/EAL Approved for a number of vocational qualifications. We also deliver a large rage of Seta approve in-house courses







NE38 9BZ

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Training provider



Nathan Lyle


0191 416 2860

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply online at https://www.seta.co.uk/apprentice_form/

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Jul 2023