Level 3 Manufacturing Technician Apprentice Niftylift Ltd

We are looking for self-motivated individuals with good manual dexterity and problem solving skills.You will be producing complex high value, low volume components or assemblies.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - 08:00-16:30

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The job will be a hands-on role, based at Milton Keynes within production, sub-assembly, product assembly lines, logistics, service, test and development.

During the 4 year programme you will develop your practical skills in the Manufacturing Technician role.

Duties will include:

  • Operating to high quality workmanship standards
  • Fault diagnostics and repair skills
  • Perform a range of maintenance and repair operations
  • Hydraulic and electrical development and installation

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

Training at Milton Keynes College, Chaffron Way campus.

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

On the job training at Niftylift.

Full details on the Niftylift website.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successfully completing the apprenticeship, full-time employment may be offered.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English, maths & science (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

An insight into Niftylift - https://youtu.be/gwPnxUM4rS4 Niftylift is one of the largest manufacturers of mobile elevating work platforms (also known as cherry pickers) in Europe and sells throughout Europe, the USA, the Middle East, Far East, Australia and South Africa. We specialise in compact, low weight articulating booms that offer maximum performance with minimal environmental impact.


Niftylift Ltd


Chalkdell Drive, Shenley Wood

Milton Keynes


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Apr 2023