Electrical Design and Technical Engineer Apprentice BRIGGS OF BURTON PLC

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career as a project engineer apprentice with a well-established engineering company based in Burton. You will be involved in the design of electrical projects, electrical project surveys and the initialisation of electrical projects. You will be working closely with other members of the Electrical Engineering Team to support the department. Working with the team will increase your knowledge of Electrical Engineering, develop your skills and gain some valuable experience.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 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

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    05 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

What you will learn:

  • Electrical design - Power 
  • Electrical design - Control and instrumentation 
  • MCC and PLC control panel design
  • Equipment database & schedules - Instrumentation, IO, Plc hardware, ACAD, eplan, database 

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

  • An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence
  • You will be expected to work towards the Engineering Technician Level 3 (Technical Support Pathway), with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group
  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering 
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Career progression to HNC/HND

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


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

About the employer

The best class hygienic process engineering company offering total project solutions across the globe. Briggs of Burton are now part of the Liquid Food Division of CIMC Enric Tanks and Process B.V. following an acquisition in 2016. The acquisition means Briggs of Burton join international group of companies that provide the design and implementation of turnkey projects, stainless steel process tanks and engineering services for the world's leading companies.




Briggs Of Burton Plc Briggs House

Trent Works

Burton On Trent

DE14 2LH

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Training provider



Sam Singh-Eyley



Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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