Equipment Engineering Apprentice LEONARDO MW LTD

Leonardo offers a range of Apprenticeships from 2-4yrs. across a variety of STEM and business routes, offering paid training, coupled with on the job learning that enables you to gain practical skills, experience and knowledge that sets up the best start to your career.

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

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

What you will do as an Apprentice Manufacturing Technician

Your main activities may include, but not be limited to:

  • Solve daily manufacturing problems
  • Conduct non-conformance investigations and problem solving techniques
  • Dealing with external suppliers
  • Write / update process instructions
  • Carry out repairs of electrical / electronic and mechanical equipment
  • Carry out planned and reactive maintenance on a wide range of processing equipment
  • Ensure equipment safety and compliance in line with Health and Safety regulations  
  • Work towards Leonardo Sustainability and climate goals
  • Representing Leonardo at local STEM event 

The training you will be getting

Engineering Operative Level 2.

Functional Skills (if required).

Diploma in Engineering Operations.

Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

This job offers the right candidate the opportunity to progress to Manufacturing Engineer and Higher Education (HNC, HND & Degree).

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 3-9 or A-D) Essential

About the employer

Leonardo is an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection, and sustainable ’smart’ solutions. We are a continually expanding company, offering exciting opportunities to talented individuals who want to work at the forefront of technology.




First Avenue


SO15 0LG

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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 operative

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

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jun 2024