Specialist vehicle engineering apprentice AEBI SCHMIDT UK LTD

We’re looking for someone who’s enthusiastic about engineering and wants to build a career by joining our existing engineering department. We are the UK’s number 1 specialist vehicle manufacturer in road sweeping, gritting and airport runway clearance. We’re a business that is constantly expanding.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00 to £23,795.20

    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 between 8:00am till 16:30pm. No work over weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Dismantle and rebuild machines.
  • Work on drive trains, gearboxes, pneumatics.
  • Carry on fault diagnosis on electrical and hydraulic systems.

The training you will be getting

  • Land Based Engineer NVQ level 2
  • Training completed via block release
  • Functional Skills maths and English if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Move to fulltime employment within the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 6) Essential

About the employer

Aebi Schmidt UK Ltd is global manufacturer specialising in road sweeping, gritting and airport runway clearance.




Aebi Schmidt UK

Orton Southgate, Southgate Way




Mick Hill



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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

Land-based service engineer

Level 2 (GCSE)

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

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