Technical Engineering Apprentice Siemens Energy

Join our Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Programme and the people behind our Power Generation Services Division in Warwick. You’ll get to know us from the inside, develop your natural talent on the job and become a part of the team shaping the future of power generation.

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,158.72 to £20,048.08

    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 to Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000219823

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

From solving operational issues and troubleshooting against tight timelines, processing diagnostic data, developing engineering solutions/designs to complex issues for future incorporation to the diligent compilation of technical documentation. The engineering apprenticeship programme provides a structured and approved pathway to a professional engineering career that spans multiple disciplines. The programme sets out to provide both theory and practical experience under the Engineering Technician (Product Design and Development) level 3 pathway to develop both deep knowledge but also broad perspective to set a firm foundation from which to progress.

  • Collaborate with a variety of stakeholders in multiple functions and locations of the Aero Gas Turbine (AGT) business in the delivery of customer requirements.
  • Challenging convention, questioning the ‘norm’ and encouraging the business to innovate
  • Build your Continuous Improvement skills and confidence through Lean Six Sigma basics training and owning/implementing continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Become an active member within a team of Entry Level Talent (Apprentices/Interns/Graduates) to participate in wider business projects through our culture hub. The scope of these projects will provide you with valuable team working experiences and opportunities to enhance presentation skills.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Engineering Technician (Product Design and Development pathway) apprenticeship standard
  • First year predominantly full time at the MTC to complete an NVQ L2 foundation and competence qualification.
  • This is followed by three additional years of rotational placement duties through the service engineering functions of the Siemens Energy Aero Gas Turbine business.
  • Alongside this entire programme is academic study to achieve an NVQ L3 diploma in manufacturing engineering in years one and two with the option of an NVQ level 4 to be completed in years three and four.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Opportunities for your development

  • Develop your knowledge of key engineering disciplines such as mechanical, electrical, controls, instrumentation, performance and analytics.  You will also learn how to write technical documents, gather and process data and provide technical support.
  • Develop your knowledge of aerospace-derived gas turbines, associated equipment and packaging systems.
  • Develop the communication and interpersonal skills needed to become an engineering professional.
  • Develop your ability to work with a broad range of people to solve technical problems and provide solutions to a high standard.
  • Learn how to work safely in a range of environments, such as offices, training facilities and gas turbine operators’ sites

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and compassion. Our combined creative energy is fuelled by at least 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society. All of society.

About the employer

The service engineering function at AGT comprises several teams through which the apprenticeship programme rotates, typically including Reliability Engineering, Maintenance Repair and Overhaul, SGT-A65, SGT-A35, SGT-A20, Technical Support and Technical Data Services providing the opportunity to work on the many facets this discipline presents. At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 94,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment. Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation. Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.

Employer

Siemens Energy

Address

Siemens Energy

2 Olympus Ave

Wariwck

CV34 6RJ

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Training

Training provider

THE MTC - ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TRAINING CENTRE LIMITED

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

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering 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


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply directly on the Siemens Energy website, through the link provided. Our Talent Acquisition Team will review your CV and if selected, you will be asked to complete a series of online tests that measure aspects of your skillset and personality. If you progress through this stage, you will be invited to an assessment centre for the final parts of the process.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024