Apprentice Maintenance Engineer



Closes in 26 days (Friday 16 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 17 June 2024


This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking to start their career in engineering, whilst working within the recycling industry. There is no planet B and this could be the opportunity for you to do your part in reducing waste in the UK, whilst earning a wage and preparing yourself for the future.

Annual wage
£16,512 a year

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

Training course
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm with one day a week at collage

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Wednesday 4 September


3 Years

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

  • Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician
    Level 3 (A level) Apprenticeship Standard
  • Grantham College
  • Day Release

Where you’ll work





NG24 2ER


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

Maintenance and operations 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.


Desirable qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English (grade 4)
  • Maths (grade 4)

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


  • Enthusiasm
  • Willing to learn
  • Hands-on learner

Other requirements

This is a very varied role and at times the work required will be undertaken in difficult environmental conditions (cold, wet, hot etc.). The nature of the site will mean working in noisy environments near loud recycling machinery whilst dealing with the dirt a recycling site creates daily.

About this company

CONICA develops, manufactures and supplies an extensive range of surfacing solutions and flooring systems. From children’s playgrounds surfacing, impact-absorbing sports systems (indoor sports hall finishes, athletics tracks, artificial turf shock pads and clay tennis court surfaces), to high-quality rubber landscaping floor coatings and heavy-duty industrial flooring epoxy resins, with manufacturing facilities in the UK and Switzerland Established in 1977, with over 40 years experience our expertise is extensive. We offer outstanding technical expertise, exceptional product quality and comprehensive customer service.

After this apprenticeship

  • Potentially offered a full time position

Ask a question

The contact for this apprenticeship is:


Amy Watts


The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000258326.

Apply now

Closes in 26 days (Friday 16 August at 11:59pm)

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