Maintenance Engineer Apprentice Level 3 CORY ENVIRONMENTAL HOLDINGS LIMITED

The apprentice will study towards a Level 3 apprenticeship, run by Newham College at the London Institute of Technology, following the Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician standard. Location: Smugglers Way (Wandsworth) or Northumberland Wharf (Tower Hamlets).

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Location: Smugglers Way (Wandsworth) or Northumberland Wharf (Tower Hamlets)
  • Learning the Transfer Station and Material Recycling Facility processes and how they play an important role in the energy from waste process
  • Learning how to contribute to a positive Health, Safety and Environmental culture
  • Learning how to carry out routine inspections, safety checks and corrective maintenance
  • Learning how to carry out fault finding and problem solving of systems and equipment
  • Learning how to safely operate plant, equipment and machinery
  • Supporting Maintenance and Operations colleagues during breakdowns
  • Learning how to complete and submit quality reports to document the condition of assets and assist in the continual improvement of the facility

The training you will be getting

This apprenticeship is delivered as a day release, you will be required to attend college once a week. 

  • Level 3 Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Standard 
  • Behaviour, Skills and Knowledge

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There is an opportunity to secure a permanent position after successfully completing the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working


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

Things to consider

This apprenticeship is site based, please ensure you check your commute before applying.

About the employer

Cory Group deliver waste management services ensuring London has a safe, clean, and sustainable way of managing its recyclable and non-recyclable waste.




Cory Environmental Ltd, 10 Dominion Street



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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

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

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jun 2024