Apprentice Engineering Fitter AMEY SERVICES LIMITED

Develop, get training, earn a salary, and make an impact whilst doing work that matters. Join us on one of our Early Career’s programmes, and you can be part of the teams working on complex projects that are making a difference.

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

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Closing date: 03 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, may work nightshift and weekends, working hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As an Apprentice Engineering Fitter, you every day at Amey will be different! One day, you might be repairing MEWPs, and another one you will be working with generators and drills. You will be responsible for repairing all types of plant and equipment when required and ensure that the equipment is maintained in accordance with relevant standards and procedures. The plant can include MEWP’s, drilling rigs, lorry-based MEWP’s, generators, and drill.

You will be responsible for:

  • Work with all onsite plant, this includes gantries, cradles, vehicles, and trailers, etc.
  • Six monthly maintenance and servicing of the gantries, include dismantling & changing of gear boxes, drive motors and on a six yearly cycle removing components (drive bogies, etc.) for ISE works
  • Work at height and over the water (River Severn, Wye & Avon)
  • Compliance with the Maintenance Management System/Programs in accordance with approved maintenance manuals/schedules
  • Ensure that all documentation, work orders and service sheets are completed and returned to the office for approvals

The training you will be getting

As part of your Apprenticeship, you will be enrolled onto a Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 qualification. You will be fully supported by our partnered college to achieve this qualification by attending college 1-day per week, having 1-2-1 advice and support, e-learning materials, and a whole team of experts on hand for advice and technical knowledge at your office.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Engineering Fitter
  • Senior Engineering Fitter
  • Engineering Fitter Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Mathematics, English and Science, or equivalent (Grade C/4 or higher) Essential

About the employer

Amey is a leading infrastructure services and engineering company. Our 14,000 people are behind the critical services the country relies on every day and we each take personal pride in our public service. Our unique engineering and operations experience, together with data driven insight from our consulting business, delivers better results for our clients. We are trusted partners of Government – both national and local – managing assets and complex projects that are vital to the country.




Severn Bridge Maintenance Unit

Passage Road, Aust


BS35 4BD

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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

Maintenance and operations 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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Mar 2024