Apprentice Lift Engineer LODIGE (UNITED KINGDOM) LTD

This is an entry-level role in engineering, diagnosing and repairing faults on lifts and lifting tables, with efficiency and accuracy, and with attention to detail. This role will require the apprentice to work closely with a Service Engineer and visit customer sites throughout Essex.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 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

    32 hours over 4 days in the workplace, plus one day per week at Chelmsford College. Working day: 08.30 - 16.30 (exact shifts to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day


  • Assist with maintenance visits, repairs and breakdowns as instructed
  • To carry out all work in accordance with company procedures, standards, safety policies and time frames
  • Reporting any issues that occur during the work day to the correct
  • Maintain a neat and tidy work environment
  • Responsible for integrity and quality checks
  • Adhere to Health and Safety regulations

Personal Requirements:

  • Engineering Interest
  • Communicate precisely both in writing and verbally
  • Work under direct supervision from Service Engineers
  • Work as a team member as required on multi-person activities
  • Maintain smart appearance
  • Proactive and flexible in order to be able to effectively carry out
    the role
  • Ability to carry out multiple tasks and a possession of a practical
  • The ability to adhere to and carry out instructions as

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 - Engineering Operative Apprenticeship Standard 
  • A minimum of 4 GCSEs grades 9-3 including English, maths and science
  • 4 days on site with 1 day spent training at Chelmsford College


  • Diploma in engineering operations (skills) Ofqual regulated - Level of qualification: 2
  • Certificate or Diploma in engineering operations (knowledge) Ofqual regulated - Level of qualification: 2

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Full time employment will be considered for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

This role is based in Essex, (not Surrey), and will involve pairing up with a Service Engineer to visit customer sites throughout Essex. The successful candidate will need to be able to get to Chelmsford College for one day per week.

About the employer

Wherever heavy goods are to be moved, Lödige Industries is committed to supporting it's clients' success with innovative material handling solutions and equipment. Whether in air freight traffic, the transport and storage of goods and cars, or in view of the challenges of digitalisation, urban growth and globalisation - Lödige Industries is recognised as a reliable, strategic partner, with a successful track record across various sectors and industries. Lodige provides a steadfast commitment to quality and customer service.







TW20 8RY

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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


Louise Manning

01245 293110

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

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