As a Multi-Skilled Apprentice Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting our engineering team on a variety of projects. This will involve developing skills in multiple areas, including electrical, mechanical, and maintenance engineering. You will be working closely with experienced engineers.

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Closing date: 17 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Rotating shifts 6-2 / 2-10 including one day at college.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Support the engineering team in delivering projects on time and within budget
  • Develop skills in mechanical, electrical and maintenance engineering
  • Assist in the installation, testing and maintenance of machinery and equipment
  • Learn how to diagnose and solve technical issues on a range of equipment and machinery
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to identify areas for improvement and implement solutions
  • Learn how to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Conduct routine maintenance activities to ensure equipment is running at optimal levels
  • Attend and contribute to team meetings, providing updates on your work and progress
  • Comply with all health and safety regulations and ensure a safe working environment for all staff
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures

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

  • We will support and coach the apprentice through the apprenticeship standard. We will carry out both curriculum and pastoral care. We will carry out the skills development workshop days off site. We will oversee the teaching and learning around the knowledge, behaviours and skills elements of the qualifications, outlined below. We will manage the apprentice’s OneFile account ensuring targets, milestones and deadlines are achieved
  • Mode of delivery: To attend Keighley College on a day release basis over the 42 months alongside observations and assessments carried out in the work place. An assessor will visit the place of work every 6-8 weeks
  • Supporting Qualifications to be achieved throughout the apprenticeship
  • EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Skills (7 units) 
  • EAL Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance (QCF) 


  • EMA Mechanical 
  • EMB Electrical          
  • EAL Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Knowledge 
  • Functional Skills (If required) 
  • Maths, English at level 2 - On line resources – workbooks. Attending weekly workshops

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Opportunities for further career development and progression

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Strong interest in engineering, Willingness to learn, Excellent communication, Problem-solving skills, Strong attention to detail, Proactive approach to work, Self-motivated, Passion for innovation


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Physics (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

As an apprentice you will get hands-on experience and training from experienced engineers, exposure to a range of projects and technologies, opportunities to develop your engineering skills and work on a range of exciting project. The role is with Mailway Packaging Solutions Ltd. The position will be based in Bradford but may offer the opportunity to travel to our other sites.

About the employer

Mailway is the UK’s leading independent contract packer working with multiple brands such as M&S, Mars and organisation's such as the UK Health Security Agency in a wide range of packing processes including bagging, flow wrapping, pouch filling and more. We believe in investing in the future, which is why we are seeking a highly motivated and talented Multi-Skilled Apprentice Engineer to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to work on multiple projects and develop a diverse range of skills.




12-16 Pitcliffe Way

West Bowling



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Training provider



Saffron Khan

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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