Turbine Surface Technologies (TST) are offering an exciting opportunity to join their dedicated Engineering team, who are an integral part of the business that provides Engineering support to the Operations Teams. This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate to start their engineering career.

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

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Closing date: 19 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    You will work Monday to Friday. Your start and finish times including your shift pattern will be determined by the employing company (TBC).

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

The Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme at TST consists of the following placements in the engineering teams:

  • Process Engineering
  • Product Engineering
  • Tooling Engineering (CAD)

During each rotation you will work closely with the department, supporting both day-to-day tasks and completing short projects whilst learning about the area.

This will include tasks such as writing technical documents, statistical analysis of process data, problem investigation and resolution and tooling design and control. By utilising these skills you will provide technical support which will help resolve key business issues.

The training you will be getting

The candidate will study for a Level 6 Manufacturing Engineer. On completion of this, you will gain a qualification in Engineering at Degree Level 6 Apprenticeship Standard.

During the first year of the Apprenticeship, your learning will take place at the University of Sheffield’s AMRC Training Centre based at Catcliffe, Rotherham, for an initial block of study on a full-time basis. After this, you will attend the Training Centre for one day a week for knowledge study.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Completion of the University of Sheffield’s AMRC Training Centre apprenticeships are nationally recognised qualifications that are acknowledged and respected by employers across the world. These can open the door to many more opportunities, such as Engineering Management and Project Engineering positions across a range of sectors worldwide.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade Grade C or 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade C or 4) Essential

About the employer

Established in 2000, Turbine Surface Technologies is a joint venture between Rolls-Royce and Chromalloy, providing specialist coatings solutions to state-of-the-art gas turbine components. Situated on Sherwood Business Park in Annesley, Nottingham. Turbine Surface Technologies recognises that by building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential. We believe employee diversity is an asset to our business. People of different age groups, backgrounds, genders and cultures, with a range of experiences and capabilities, help us understand and serve our customers and reach our business objectives. Company Values: The ability to demonstrate, understand and apply our workplace values: Operate Safely: Doing the right thing, safely and sustainably and not walking by when we can make a difference. Getting it right first time, saves time, minimises disruption and provides the best possible service. Operate Openly with Customer Focus: We have a duty to work together and follow procedures to create the correct environment to deliver the right service. We listen and encourage openness, with views and opinions being valued. Believing we are good is not good enough, our customers must share our belief and share our successes, recognising what we say, we do. Operate with Respect and Dignity: Treating people as we would want to be treated, with respect and patience and respecting diversity in our workforce and the communities in which we work.




Unit 13a

Little Oak Drive


NG15 0DR

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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


AMRC Training Centre Recruitment Team

Apprenticeship standard

Manufacturing engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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 follow the link to apply on the University of Sheffield’s AMRC Training Centre website and complete an application form. Once this has been received, it will be reviewed, and you will receive an email response with the next steps of the application process. Please note the AMRC Training Centre reserves the right to close company vacancies, should they get filled, ahead of the published closing date.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Jul 2024