Land Based Service Engineer Apprenticeship STUART PLANT LTD

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our Worcester depot for an Apprentice Generator Service Engineer to join our team and enroll on a 3-year government backed apprenticeship programme. The ideal applicant will have an interest in mechanical plant and equipment with a small amount of experience in this field.

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages to be discussed at interview, subject to age and experience.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm, shifts to be discussed at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Electrical & mechanical fault diagnosis and repairs to diesel generators, pumps, lighting towers & associated equipment
  • Routing maintenance and servicing
  • Preparation of equipment for hire
  • Carry out major repairs
  • Load testing
  • Attending on-site breakdowns
  • Installation and commissioning

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

  • Land-based service engineering technician Level 3
  • Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end point assessment

The qualification the apprentice will achieve at the end is an advanced level 3 apprenticeship. Within this apprenticeship you will be given the opportunity to build a solid foundation of technical knowledge and gain real life experience. You’ll combine on-the-job training with practical lessons at college, where our specialist staff will teach you in our fully equipped workshops.

The apprenticeship will be delivered at Reaseheath College and will last 3 years. This will be 9 weeks in college per year, delivered in 3 x 3 week block release courses, at Reaseheath College, Nantwich.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Confirmed with a full-time permanent position within the engineering team, secure employment/established business, working on up to date/modern equipment of a global brand, on-going training and the opportunity to gain additonal qualifications.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English, Maths (Grade 4 / C and above) Desired

About the employer

Stuart Power Ltd established since 1982 has expanded to become one of the largest privately owned independent power generation rental businesses in the UK. Increasingly, the company is specialising in providing full power packages which include total design and installation services for customers, where our dedicated personnel can conduct site surveys to assist with evaluating any project. Providing high levels of customer care underlines everything that we do. We continue to develop through adapting to our customers’ requirements, and ensuring that our Sales, Service and Operational activities provide the most suitable cost-effective solution.




Diglis Trading Estate

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Training provider



Laura Melbourne


Apprenticeship standard

Land-based service engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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