Electrical Services and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Boston College

As the Electrical Services & Maintenance Technician, you will work across the Electrical Installations department within the Building Services curriculum area (Brickwork, Electrical & Plumbing) and assist the central college maintenance team.

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

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Closing date: 01 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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 - Friday (Times to be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To support high quality teaching, learning and assessment in the workshop and a positive experience for the learner
  • To assist and support the site Maintenance department with electrical tasks
  • Maintaining acceptable standards of achievement, behaviour, discipline and punctuality
  • To prepare the workshop environment for practical delivery lessons
  • To demonstrate the relevant competencies for the electrical NVQ and build a suitable portfolio of evidence
  • To reclaim materials where possible and restock or prepare for scrap disposal as necessary
  • To monitor stock levels of materials and tools etc. and report to the electrical technician
  • To periodically check tools and repair and/or report as necessary
  • To carry out basic maintenance and development of work areas
  • To check and unload incoming materials, prepare and place them in store, deal with documentation as appropriate. Occasional collection of goods may be required for which a college vehicle will be provided
  • To maintain a clear, clean and safe environment in line with College health and safety processes
  • To support lecturers with the required practical elements of delivery

The training you will be getting

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve a Level 3 Electrotechnical Apprenticeship qualification.

You will attend Boston College one day a week where you will receive guidance and support from your lecturer / assessor.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Successful completion of your Apprenticeship could lead to a career within the electrical industry.

With further training and qualifications, you may also progress to supervisory and management roles.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Good timekeeping


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential

About the employer

Boston College has a brilliant reputation and is recognised nationally for excellence in a number of different areas. Ofsted have graded Boston College as a 'Good' College in 2024. At the main campus, Rochford, you will find the dedicated sixth form centre and University Centre along with workshops and industry styled classrooms of our vocational courses.


Boston College


Skirbeck Road



PE21 6JF

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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


Suzanne Davison



Apprenticeship standard

Installation and maintenance electrician

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: 01 May 2024