Higher Apprentice - Railway Signalling (Level 4) SIEMENS MOBILITY LIMITED

Siemens Rail Infrastructure is a dynamic and exciting team who deliver Signalling, Power and Communication solutions for our Client on railway projects across the UK. In this role you will be working on the Design, Construction and Testing of new railway systems to provide a reliable and flexible signalling system to the Railway.

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

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Bonus, Annual Leave, Pension Scheme. Flexible Benefits

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Key activities will include:

  • The design of electrical circuits, production of interlocking data
  • Working through the project lifecycle from option development to detailed design & build to ensure that the optimum solution has been delivered to meet the contracted requirements
  • New technology will include the application of European Train Control Systems which is new to UK infrastructure and provide exciting learning and development opportunities

The training you will be getting

  • Level 4 Qualifications in Railway Signalling
    • Level 4 Rail Engineering (Competence)
    • Level 4 Rail Engineering (Technical Knowledge)
  • Delivered via NTAR/Siemens Mobility

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Further Education options available
  • Potential career with Siemens available

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent Engineering (Grade Pass) Essential
NVQ or SVQ Level 3 or equivalent Engineering Knowledge (Grade Pass) Essential

About the employer

Siemens is a global innovator focusing on digitalization, electrification and automation for the process and manufacturing industries, and is a leader in power generation and distribution, intelligent infrastructure, and distributed energy systems.




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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

Apprenticeship standard

Rail engineering advanced technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Mar 2024