Plant Engineer Apprentice GENAIR UK LTD

An amazing new role to train to become a plant engineer at GenAir located in Wednesbury. You will be working alongside an engineer, carrying out repairs and maintenance on our fleet of plant.

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Closing date: 11 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working alongside an engineer:

  • Carrying out PDI’S
  • Servicing fleet
  • Booking in/out compressors to customers
  • Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
  • Adhering to all aspects of our Health & Safety policy & procedures

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

  • Level 3 land-based service engineering technician apprenticeship standard
  • You will have a block release to Stafford College 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a full-time position for the right person.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade 4/C) Essential
BTEC or equivalent NVQ Level 3 in Plant Maintenance (Grade Pass) Essential

About the employer

With over 800 machines we operate one of the largest fleets of standard and specialised air compressors and dryers in Europe. Our current range of mobile air compressors encompasses 120 cfm to 1600 cfm, with a pressure range from 0.3 millibars to 155 bar. For contractors requiring compressed air in sensitive environments, such as oil refineries, we have compressors fitted with overspeed protection [Chalwyn valves] and spark arrestors making them completely acceptable in these environments. Our compressors are used in a wide variety of markets including aerospace, petrochemical plants, refineries, highways and rail, pipelines, sewage treatment works, civil engineering, shot blasting, treatment and finishing.




UNIT 28-29



WS10 0NT

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Training provider



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01785 275660

Apprenticeship standard

Land-based service engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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