Safety, Health and Environmental Apprentice Collins Aerospace

Goodrich Aerospace, trading as Collins Aerospace, are looking to recruit a Safety, Health and Environmental Apprentice to work with the Management Team to implement safe practices of work, deliver training, investigate incidents and present findings, in order to enhance operational activities.

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.45pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 May 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As our Safety, Health and Environmental Apprentice you will work the management and delivery team to advise on the statutory environmental, health and safety requirements as they affect the organisation's operations.

On a daily basis you will assist to:

  • Develop, review and check on the implementation of safe practices of work
  • Deliver training (e.g. toolbox talks and inductions)
  • Investigate incidents
  • Analyse data and present findings to the  management team.

The successful candidate will engage with all aspects of the organisaton to support the embedment of a safe and compliant working culture.  This will be achieved by inspiring and influencing others to see the benefit of working responsibly, understanding the legal framework and showing how Safety, Health and Environmental management can enhance operational activities.

The training you will be getting

This is a two-year apprenticeship resulting in a Level 3 Safety, Health and Environmental apprenticeship qualification.

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Safety, Health & Environment Technician
Level 3 Occupational Health & Safety
IOSH Managing Safety
NEBOSH Level 3 Certificate in Health & Safety
Learners must complete 83 days off the job training within their workplace covering the assessment & project needs for the qualification and this must be logged and accounted for within their learning log.

The first 17 weeks will be a day per week at the training provider, In-Comm Training Services in Walsall, WS9 8UG, followed by monthly project development workshops, alongside assessor visits for the remainder of the apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

On completion of your apprenticeship your career will begin with the role you are trained for. Your career will then be driven by your personal ambition and drive and fully supported by the company.

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, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Enthusiast to learn new skills, Builds rapport with people, Proactive self starter, Awareness of S.H.E. standards, Share learning & best practice, Awareness of tech advances, Ensures quality is paramount


GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and Science (Grade 9-5) Essential

Things to consider

Initial interviews will take place with In-Comm Training Services via video interview. If successful at this stage, the company will hold assessments and interviews in April 2024.

About the employer

In the United Kingdom, Collins Aerospace designs, develops, manufactures and supports a comprehensive range of solutions for ministries of defence, integrators, aircraft manufacturers, airlines, business-jet operators and many other customers worldwide. We help make military missions more effective, pilots more aware and flights safer and more enjoyable. We are strongly committed to investing in the UK, where Collins Aerospace provides a workforce that adds value to the UK economy and supports the extended supply chain. We create our own intellectual property and contribute to the exportation of aerospace and defense products and systems outside Europe. Through our collaboration with the European aerospace and defense industrial base, including small and medium-sized enterprises and mid-caps, Collins Aerospace in the UK brings affordable and disruptive technologies and capabilities to the collective development, competitiveness and security interests of Europe. World-class facilities combine with a dedicated and talented workforce from across the UK to create a single-minded commitment: redefining aerospace in ways that expand what our customers can achieve.


Collins Aerospace


Stafford Road


WV10 7EH

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


01922 457686

Apprenticeship standard

Safety, health and environment technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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