Maintenance Apprentice I Holland Limited

I Holland are a long established Engineering company supplying tooling used to compress powders into solid doses (Tablets). The role of Maintenance Apprentice at I Holland would involve working with a qualified Maintenance Engineer repairing CNC Machinery (Turning, Milling, Grinding, EDM, Cold Forming, Heat Treatment Machines and Equipment).

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    In addition to the listed salary, all staff are (on completion of probation) entitled to profit related pay which has totalled £3000 over the last 12 months. I Holland also have a rewards package which gives discounts at many different retailers.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8am - 4:30pm Friday 8am - 3:30pm 30mins lunch each day

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    04 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role of Maintenance Apprentice at I Holland would involve: *Working with a qualified Maintenance Engineer repairing CNC Machinery (Turning, Milling, Grinding, EDM, Cold Forming *Heat Treatment Machines and Equipment. *Fabrication and Welding The Maintenance Team are responsible for the maintenance of the whole site and due to this the role can be very varied and interesting including a small amount of fabrication and welding.

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

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Maintenance Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group. As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of the Level 3 apprenticeship we will move the apprentice into either a Maintenance Engineers Role or Offer further learning such as a HNC (Level 4) qualification(business and grades depending).

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

Things to consider

As a Maintenance Engineer the candidate will be expected to work at height, work outdoors, lifting heavy machinery, work with hot equipment but all applicable training will be supplied as and when required.

About the employer

A true British manufacturing success, we have been established for 75 years. We use these decades of experience, research and engineering know-how to provide precision tooling solutions to thousands of customers in over 100 countries around the globe. Our Purpose Enriching lives by optimising production of health-improving and life-saving tablets Our Forte A deep understanding of tabletting issues and how to solve them with the right tooling and tooling maintenance Our core values Customer focussed Speed of response Pride in what we do


I Holland Limited


Meadow Lane

Long Eaton


NG10 2GD

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Training provider



James Sayles

01246 500 500

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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