To undertake an advanced apprenticeship scheme as an Apprentice Engineer, leading to a nationally recognised qualification and accreditation. These are fantastic opportunities for the right candidates.

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

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Closing date: 08 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon - Thur 8.00 - 16.30hrs Fri 8.00 - 13.00hrs

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Observing, learning and understanding a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled technical staff.
  • To be able to demonstrate your acquired skills and processes as the training period progresses by working independently or with a team, to undertake tasks as instructed and increasing overall contribution to the department
  • To undertake and successfully complete suitable college courses throughout the training period, achieving the academic grades and practical skills in order to entitle yearly progression leading to the award of a suitable qualification
  • Learning and understanding the importance of Health and safety within the workspace
  • To learn how to assemble product in line with Standard
  • Operating Procedures
  • To support New Product Introduction Projects, including understanding how products are developed from inception to implementation
  • To learn how to maintain workshop equipment and to keep it in good repair
  • To maintain a logbook over the duration of the apprenticeship period, recording projects that have been undertaken and the skills learned
  • To maintain and to ensure general good housekeeping of the workplace
  • To perform any other duties appropriate to the grade and role of the post holder.

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

Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

Level 2 competence qualification 
Level 3 competence qualification 
Level 3 knowledge qualification 

Functional Skills in maths and English, if required. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression to HND and BEng are available for the right candidates, as well as the ability to rotate through our manufacturing areas and potential to work in other countries. With opportunities to specialise or broaden experience and move into Production and Process control as well as management. Continuous training opportunities exist for specific job roles within Engineering like, FMEA, RCA, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma training, Yellow, Green, Black and Master Black Belt, CMM programming, Specific machinery training, CAD and CAM.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, FLexible, Logical thinking, Results orientated


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9 or C and above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9 or C and above) Essential

Things to consider

This programme is a great opportunity, however, it does require hard work and dedication. You shall behave in a responsible manner and promote the Company’s best interests at all times in the performance of your duties. Completion of the apprenticeship does not guarantee a role in the company and failure to complete or any of the disciplines incorporated in the the apprenticeship may result in failure to remain in employment.

About the employer

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Its innovative solutions accelerate performance for customers in a sustainable way. The Trelleborg Group has annual sales of about SEK 34 billion (EUR 3.34 billion, USD 3.95 billion) in circa 50 countries with circa 22K employees. The Group comprises two business areas: Trelleborg Industrial Solutions, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions. The Trelleborg share has been listed on the Stock Exchange since 1964 and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Tewkesbury is one of the prime European production and development facilities for standard and custom elastomer products for the Aerospace and niche industrial market segments such as Oil & Gas, Chemical Processing and Semiconductor Industries.





International Drive

Tewkesbury Business Park

GL20 8UQ

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Training provider



Simon Jones

01684 857630

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 08 May 2023