Apprentice Mechanical Design Engineer


West Midlands, B70 7JF

Closes in 24 days (Monday 12 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 30 May 2024


To undertake an Engineering Technical Standard apprenticeship as a mechanical engineering technician leading to a nationally recognised qualification and accreditation. The successful candidate will be required to attend and complete required national recognised training courses.

Annual wage
£12,480 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Engineering technician (level 3)
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday (Including College attendance days), shifts TBC.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 9 September


3 Years 6 Months

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

Mandatory Qualifications

After a period of foundation skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
After a further period of skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Technical Support
Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge) 

Where you’ll work

Cornwallis Road

Millard Industrial Estate

West Bromwich

West Midlands

B70 7JF


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Engineering technician (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents

Your training plan

This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


Essential qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English (grade A*-B (5-9))
  • Maths (grade A*-B (5-9))
  • Science (grade A*-B (5-9))

Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Number skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Logical
  • Team working

Other requirements

Driving license preferred, due to travel to college and training workshops.

About this company

Jacopa is founded on many of the best known, most respected and reliable wastewater treatment brands in the industry. Our large installed base of products keeps wastewater treatment plants beating and performing across the UK and Ireland. Our reputation derives from the strengths of our brands and our experienced and dedicated team. Our expert technicians and engineers are committed to ensuring our customers’ needs are met – their equipment brought into service quickly and efficiently, and optimally maintained. We aim to deliver exceptional customer service and provide the best possible returns on equipment, solutions, services and projects. We are also committed to excellence in health and safety, and to outstanding environmental performance. We also believe in innovation: we continuously improve our business processes and develop our employees and products to serve our customers better.

After this apprenticeship

Full-time role as an engineering technician/design engineer.

Ask a question

The contact for this apprenticeship is:


Clare McAuliffe

The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000253998.

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Closes in 24 days (Monday 12 August at 11:59pm)

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