Engineering Fitter Level 3 Apprentice Ilford ALSTOM TRANSPORT UK LIMITED

As a Service Staff Apprentice with Alstom you will gain solid practical experience across a range of disciplines. Throughout the 3 year apprenticeship, you will be working towards completing a Level 3 Engineering Fitter qualification. You will combine the academic college studies with real life work based experience across our organisation.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carry out Mechanical and Electrical Modifications on Existing Rolling Stock
  • Carry out Assembling, Validating and Verifying of Components
  • Carry out Electrical Testing and Verification
  • Carry out Riveting, Bonding, Sealing, Torque Tightening, Crimping
  • Carry out New Mechanical and Electrical Installations on Existing Rolling Stock
  • Carry out Product Sale Preparation
  • Carry out Vehicle Movements
  • Understand and Execute EHS and Quality Requirements

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

  • Level 3 Engineering Fitter standard which includes knowledge and competency qualification. You will complete the Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mandatory and role specific training will take place at the depot
  • Job specific training
  • Location will be Ilford depot
  • Training will be block release at college 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Apprentices will be progressed subject to a business need into their first role with Alstom after successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Patience


GCSE or equivalent 5 Subjects including Maths, English & Science (Grade 5 to 9) Essential

About the employer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world leading engineering company where you will be working alongside qualified and experienced staff. Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions.




Ley Street



You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider

Capital City College Group

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Apr 2023