Workshop Apprentice 57-1396 S3 ID LIMITED

S3 ID Ltd are looking for an apprentice to complete a Level 3 Engineering Fitting apprenticeship. The purpose of this role is to carry out technical duties in the workshop. The candidate will be responsible to the Workshop Supervisor for all day-to-day duties, and to the Solutions Delivery Manager for overall individual performance.

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.

    Total hours per week: 37.25

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Workshop Apprentice you will:

  • Attend training
  • Complete all assignments set
  • Work as part of the workshop team
  • Attend any training required
  • Liaise with your mentor

You will support the work of the Workshop Technician and, under supervision, carry out the following tasks once you have sufficient training and knowledge:

Technical duties

  • Standard Components
    • Prepare documents, drawings and photos
    • Carry out incoming QA of components from external vendors
  • Customer Solutions
    • Build non-standard parts and components, cabinets, wiring harnesses and other project-related hardware from drawings and documents created by the Engineers as instructed by Project Managers
    • Connect and configure components, products, and sub-systems for solutions together into the solutions that will go through final acceptance testing with the end customer ensuring the connections are completed from the drawings and documents created by the Solutions Engineers
    • Ensure QA standards are met


  • You will:
    • Make decisions at the appropriate time taking into account the situation, priorities and constraints
    • Produce work on time and to a consistently high standard
    • Set a positive example to team members through professional diligence and a positive attitude

The training you will be getting

You will study on a Level 3 Engineering fitter standard. On completion of this, you will gain a qualification in Engineering at Advanced Level 3 - Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge).

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 which 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, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience


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

About the employer

Here at S3 ID we pride ourselves on our knowledge, experience and expertise. Our culture is an intricate mix of our mission, values, ethics, and the overall work environment where safety and quality is at the heart. S3 ID has a longstanding history providing safety and security solutions for hazardous and explosive environments.






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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

Engineering fitter

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 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