Engineering Apprenticeship (1) Russell Finex Ltd

The Design/Development Engineering Apprenticeship at Russell Finex offers a hands-on opportunity for aspiring engineers to gain practical experience in the field of industrial separation solutions. This apprenticeship is ideal for individuals passionate about engineering and eager to start their career in a dynamic, technology-driven environment.

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

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Closing date: 12 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    4 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Major Accountabilities

  • Experience all departments in Engineering and show willingness to learn and get involved with the team’s activities.
  • As Apprenticeship evolves, learn and use CAD skills whether for orders/layouts or development work.
  • Apply and use Engineering basics as relevant e.g. assist with testing/test planning, basic report writing, assembly of prototypes etc. 
  • Produce Engineering drawings using Inventor/Autocad.
  • To support and assist other team members with ongoing projects/orders/requests.
  • Learn and assist with QMS/compliance and regulatory aspect of Engineering.
  • Day release study and complete coursework.

Any other duties determined by the line manager.

The training you will be getting

  • Engineering technician Level 3
  • Technical Skills: Learning CAD software for design, understanding engineering drawings, and developing prototypes.
  • Practical Experience: Hands-on experience with manufacturing processes and machinery.
  • Project Management: Gaining skills in managing engineering projects from conception to completion.
  • Problem Solving: Developing the ability to troubleshoot and solve engineering problems.
  • Quality Control: Understanding and applying quality assurance practices and standards.
  • Team Collaboration: Working within a multidisciplinary engineering team.
  • Health and Safety: Learning and adhering to safety protocols and regulations in the workplace.
  • Professional Development: Enhancing communication, time management, and other professional skills essential for engineers.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

A number of Apprentices who complete this course through Kingston College will progress on to the HNC/Level 4 apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, IT skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Engineering (Grade Level 2) Essential

About the employer

Established in 1934, we lead the world in fine mesh separation technology. Russell Finex is a customer centric, solution based company. We design and manufacture market-leading vibratory sieves, separators, ultrasonic mesh deblinding systems and liquid filters. We do this for virtually every industry around the world.  Key benefits for working at Russell Finex Competitive pay with profit-share bonus Career development and training opportunities A secure retirement with our final salary scheme Support for your health and wellbeing  


Russell Finex Ltd


Russell Finex Ltd, Browells Lane


TW13 7EW

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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 technician

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: 12 Aug 2024