Apprentice Technician ABB LIMITED

ABB is a world leader in Automation and sustainable energy products and solutions. This is your opportunity to join a well-established global company (3500 UK 105,000 Globally). You will deliver efficient operation and control of the IT.

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Closing date: 17 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The starting salary will be around £16K per annum and increase annually.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4.45pm and Friday 8.30am to 4pm

    Total hours per week: 34.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your role will be to support the Service Engineering team from our offices at St Neots. The role will initially consist of support tasks within our repair workshop which will range from board repair, maintenance of spares and small test bed automation systems. 

The successful candidate will have already be pursuing further education in Electrical, power or telecoms engineering. 

Opportunities to work within our control, systems, networks, telecoms and power engineering teams IT solutions. 

The work of an ICT apprentice involves undertaking a vast array of specialist roles supporting business critical requirements and focus on customer solutions. Networking, Server, IT Essentials, Secure Communications, programming, and databases are just an example of typical tasks and projects undertaken within the likely areas of employment. 

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

By the end of the apprenticeship, the student will have achieved the knowledge, skills and behaviours of the level 3 Information Communication Technician standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We would expect the right candidate to progress into a Service Engineer role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving 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

ABB is a technology leader in electrification and automation, enabling a more sustainable and resource-efficient future. The company’s solutions connect engineering know-how and software to optimize how things are manufactured, moved, powered and operated. Building on more than 130 years of excellence, ABB’s 105,000 employees are committed to driving innovations that accelerate industrial transformation.




Howard Road

Eaton Socon

St. Neots

PE19 8EU

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Training provider




01223 418778

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)

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