Hadley Group- Level 3 - Electrical Controls Maintenance Engineering Apprentice HADLEY INDUSTRIES PLC

To acquire the skills, knowledge and competence to operate at semi-skilled or skilled operator status to carry out a range of electrical and electronic controls maintenance engineering and manufacturing processes within the cold rolling environment, meeting health, safety, environmental and quality standards.

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Closing date: 03 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Year 1: Mon-Thurs 8am-4.30pm, Fri 8am-12.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 36.5

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Make full use of the training placement available within Hadley Group Technology.
  • Gain relevant skills and job knowledge through the apprenticeship training scheme.
  • Achieve relevant training qualifications for future job role.
  • Attend regular training progress review meetings with Managers and Trainers.
  • After first year you will attend college one day per week to achieve relevant technical certificates relating to apprentice job role.
  • Record job reports for allocated placement and complete training checklists for future reference in your portfolio.
  • Promote good health and safety within every training placement.
  • Become capable of Installation, Testing, Electrical Fault Finding and ongoing Planned Maintenance / servicing of Plant & Equipment used within the Hadley Group.
  • Working with: PLC’s, Drive units, Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems.
  • Possible working at Height, Fork Lift Truck and Overhead Crane Operation – all subject to additional training.
  • Coordinate with site operations to ensure minimal disruption to manufacturing processes.
  • Carry out any other duties within the capability of the job holder.

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

This 4 year programme will include:

  • Engineering Basic Skills training – off the job full time at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham.
  • Level 3 in Engineering Technician Standard.
  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence).
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence).
  • Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge).
  • In house training in line with your requirements.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once your apprenticeship is complete, you will become a qualified Controls Maintenance Engineer.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Practically Minded, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

Things to consider

Am Shift - Monday to Friday 06:00 to 14:00 PM Shift – Monday to Friday 06:00 to 14:00 Std Days – Monday to Thursday 08:30 to 17:00 & Friday 08:30 to 16:00 There are other shifts that can occur – Night Shift – Sunday to Thursday 22:00 to 0:600. It is less likely that this will be a requested shift.

About the employer

Hadley Group is a world leader in advanced cold rolled steel technology, with manufacturing facilities in Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia, and more than 800 employees worldwide. We deliver innovative solutions with applications across sectors as diverse as construction, automotive, industrial and agriculture. At the heart of this is UltraSTEEL®, a patented cold rollforming process that enables the production of components with up to 20% more strength and a similar reduction in raw materials. Our heritage extends back for over 50 years and has been built on the skills of our workforce, ongoing investment in innovative and productive technologies, and the long term relationships that we maintain with customers around the world.




Hadley Group

Downing Street


B66 2PA

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Training provider


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: 03 Jul 2023