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Metroline Engineering Apprenticeship METROLINE LIMITED

Metroline offer an apprenticeship that will allow the individual to have the ability to learn and adapt their skills with the fast moving industry we are in. Making sure they are a well rounded engineer. applying will give you a good career that is always growing. Giving the ability to progress within the company.

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

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Closing date: 29 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    with increases yearly

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 07:30 to 15:30.

    Total hours per week: 38.0

  • Expected duration

    5 Years

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    20 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Mechanical and Electrical Tasks within:

  • Chassis Systems 
  • Transmission Systems 
  • Engine / Alternative Fuel Systems 
  • Body Systems

This also includes Health and safety and cleaning of work enviroment. 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The apprentice will obtain a level 3 qualification in bus and coach. Progressing in to higher qualifications.

Training will be carried out within our workshops. Theory based work will be supported at our training site in Perivale.

The training at Perivale will be block release. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Expected career progression:

  • Apprentice
  • Engineer
  • Master Technician
  • Assistant Engineering Manager 
  • Engineering manager 

This can branch off or even develop in to other roles within our business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Math's and English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

This Apprenticeship is a practical and theory based. please consider that you will be working with heavy machinery and physical work will be required.

About the employer

Metrolines fleet consist of 1674 buses, which includes over 700 hybrid buses that have the highest environmental credentials available, and by the end of 2019 almost 100 all-electric buses will be in service in the fleet. we also have included new hydrogen vehicles within our fleet, meaning that we are the for front of new technology within the industry.




Unit 20-23

Segro Park Perivale

Horsenden Lane South



Adonis Kleanthous

07983 008 501

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Bus and coach engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Jul 2022