Engineering Maintenance Apprentice Tenneco

The rotation programme is an important opportunity for the apprentice to experience various areas of the business. This will help them to appreciate & understand what is required to successfully make brake pads. Apprentices will focus on mechanical and electrical and quality through a combination of on and off the job education and training.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £12,000 - £17,000 DOE

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Chapel site has a rich history of developing & training apprentices. Our previous apprentices have moved on to key positions within the business & also further afield.

As an engineering apprentice, you'll be required to maintain complex equipment and ensure that high standards are adhered to for safety, manufacturing quality and documentation.
Under supervision the role holder will work on:

  • Electrical and / or mechanical planned, unplanned maintenance, and process automation support activities
  • Performing unplanned equipment repairs and complete planned maintenance activities as per the schedule
  • Trouble shooting problems in the event of mechanical and / or electrical failure of equipment and must be able to recommend parts needed for the effective repair of equipment to deliver a timely response to support manufacturing

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

  • Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard Qualification
  • Performance and Engineering Operations
  • Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business and have the option for further learning on to higher levels

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Computer Skills


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5/B+) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5/B+) Desired

Things to consider

Employee benefits including health cash plan & holiday trading, company intranet, reward and recognition, long service awards, gym discounts, employee events, dress down Friday's and treat days.

About the employer

Tenneco is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers, and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with full-year 2021 revenues of $18 billion and approximately 71,000 team members working at more than 260 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Performance Solutions, Clean Air, and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicles, commercial trucks, off-highway, industrial, motorsport, and the aftermarket. We go to market with a portfolio of 30 well-respected and enduring aftermarket brands – 14 of which are 100 years old or more, such as Champion®, Ferodo®, Moog® or Monroe®. Please find out more about us at The DRiV™ Division of Tenneco is a start-up built from the strengths of Tenneco, Federal-Mogul, and Öhlins Racing. Please find out more about us at




Hayfield Rd


High Peak

SK23 0JP

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Training provider



Maxim Business Training


Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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