Maintenance Operative Engineering Technician Apprentice L3 LALEHAM HEALTH AND BEAUTY LIMITED

Reporting to the Engineering Team Leader, the post holder will be trained and developed over a 4-year period in the maintenance of Production and Manufacturing equipment associated with the production of a variety of cosmetic, medicinal, medical device and nutritional products, supporting equipment reliability, performance and product quality.

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Closing date: 06 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Variable Hours to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 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

The post holder will be required to work within clearly defined processes and procedures and product specifications and standards, while ensuring full compliance with Quality, Health and Safety at Work and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) at all times.

Following training, the key duties of the post are as follows:   

  • The primary role of the Maintenance Apprentice is to successfully complete a 4-year apprenticeship plan for a Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician (MOET). Upon successful completion a shift-based role will be identified and based on the needs of the Engineering team at the time of completion
  • To complete the apprenticeship program a development plan, supported by an assigned mentor, consisting of the activities listed below will be provided to give the candidate exposure to the appropriate work modules
  • Provide a professional, high quality Multi-skilled Engineering service following adequate training, and completion of appropriate qualifications
  • Responsible for the maintenance of production lines and manufacturing vessels in accordance with product standards and specifications, to achieve required outputs (All sites)
  • Participate in capital projects and new equipment procurement e.g. Factory acceptance trials (FAT’s) etc.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of site services equipment and utilities
  • Ensure that all operations on equipment are performed to a professional, high quality standard
  • Inform and update Engineering & Production Management with regards to line availability following breakdowns etc.
  • Ensure major issues are elevated in line with the agreed process – departmental ‘Elevation Tree’
  • Report any immediate major related issues to the Engineering Team Leader for resolution
  • Ensure that equipment is properly maintained, and identified faults are reported and logged so that corrective action can be taken
  • Responsible and accountable for completion of Preventative Maintenance (PM) Work Orders and relevant documentation using Mp2 records for evidence
  • Ensure that all documentation is accurately maintained, and relevant information communicated as appropriate
  • Ensure compliance with Health and Safety at Work, and maintain that safe working instructions (SWIs) are adhered to at all times
  • Maintain high standards of GMP at all times in Production, Engineering and other accountable areas
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties at the request of the Engineering Team Leader
  • Be available for weekend and out of hours work when the business requires, within reason

The training you will be getting

  • Maintenance Operative Engineering Technician Apprentice Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • 1 day a week at BCoT Basingstoke RG21 8TN
  • 4 days on site in Alton GU34 2PR 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • To be a full time Engineer 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent Any (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Any (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Any (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Here at Laleham we thrive on supporting global customers in finding solutions to complex product development and production needs. We have the expertise and capability to provide a full innovation, concept and development service but we're just as experienced in working with customer teams and specifications for third party contract manufacture. We work with leading and prestige brands to ensure that products meet the high quality that consumers expect.




Sycamore Park Mill Lane


GU34 2PR

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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


Jolie Dickinson

01420 566509

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

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