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Service Engineer Apprentice Summit Platforms

Apprentice Service Engineer you will take part in our 3-year programme, repair and work on powered access, assist the service engineers on machine inspection and maintenance. Throughout your apprenticeship you spend time in your designated depot being trained by our knowledgeable and experienced engineers along with completing time at college.

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Closing date: 01 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. 16/17yrs 8.30am until 5.00pm, above 18 yrs 8.00am until 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting the service engineers on machine inspection and maintenance
  • General housekeeping
  • Routine servicing
  • Fault finding
  • Any other duties as necessary

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

  • Lift Truck and Powered Access Engineering Technician level 3
  • 2 week block release to North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College - Harrowbrook campus 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To progress within the business and become a fully qualified Service Engineer

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness


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

About the employer

Welcome to Summit Platforms – a powered access rental company dedicated to providing the highest levels of customer service. Through our national depot network and supported by our recognised rental partners, Summit Platforms supply safe, reliable, quality powered access equipment across the UK. Our goal is to ensure our customers are confident that every time they hire an access platform the correct machine for the application will arrive on time. Summit Platform's experienced and locally based staff will assist you with all your requirements, from surveying the job to training your staff. Our founding ambition is to be easy to do business with and to make your powered access hire as straightforward as possible.


Summit Platforms


Summit Platforms Unit 6

Don Pedro Avenue

Normanton Industrial Estate


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Lift truck and powered access engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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