Mechanical Engineering Fitter Apprentice BEN LAWSON & ANDREA LAWSON

Do you have an eye for detail and an interest in how things work? PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Engineering Apprentice for our client, Allflow. This role involves learning how to use technical information to build mechanical assemblies and systems. You will also be completing tests to ensure specifications are met.

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

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Closing date: 05 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £14,000-£17,500 per annum

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 0800-1630 (30 minutes lunchbreak)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    45 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    24 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

About the role:

Joining the Allflow team as an Mechanical Engineering Apprentice, your role will be focused on undertaking the manufacturing processes on site. As part of your programme, you will learn how to:

  • Plan work activities, including sourcing components, equipment and tooling
  • Interpret technical information
  • Prepare the work area for assembly task
  • Assemble components to produce equipment, machines and systems
  • Produce complex high value, low volume assemblies
  • Produce and/or re-furbish components
  • Check your work against quality standards and make any required adjustments
  • Hand over products and prepare the work area for the next task
  • Identify and resolve problems

The training you will be getting

  • As a Mechanical Engineering Fitter Apprentice, you will be studying a Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship.
  • Throughout your apprenticeship with Allflow Pumps & Pump Systems, you will be supported by your company mentor and your PETA Learning and Development Coach.
  • Your Level 3 programme will include, a level 3 Engineering work-based qualification delivered by PETA, and day release for 24 months to complete a level 3 BTEC Advanced Manufacturing Engineering technical certificate. 
  • Overall duration 45 months

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

What are the career prospects at Allflow?

The career opportunities at Allfow are very varied.  We have a strong track record of training and developing people to reach their full potential.

  • Fulltime employment
  • Further personal development
  • Further academic development
  • Higher apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

About the employer

Allflow specialise in the manufacture, installation and maintenance of pumping equipment and control systems. We undertake the removal and refurbishment of plant rooms at client sites. We are also committed to investing in our future talent and want you to become part of our success story. In partnership with PETA we will provide the learning and support required to ensure you will be the best engineer that you can be. Company Benefits: Auto-enrolled into the company pension scheme after qualification period. 20 days holiday plus bank holidays (3-4 days to be taken at Christmas). Overtime available.




45 Aston Road



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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

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Aug 2024