Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship ROTAFLOW F V LTD

An exciting opportunity to join a small company working in a specialised industry where we can develop the role around skills. You will receive a Level 3 Engineering Fitter apprenticeship qualification. But fundamentally the candidate needs to be interested in a hands-on role in a factory environment, with interests in mechanics and making things.

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Closing date: 28 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wage TBC confirmed during interview DOE

    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

    Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • The candidate will primarily be assembling the swivels
  • You will locate the component materials and follow the routing through to building the units.
  • You will need to follow procedures and be involved in pretty much all aspects of production
  • Our products are often bespoke which means that although similar processes are being followed the processes may be different depending on size, design, materials, pressure etc.

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge) - Awarding organisation EAL; GLH 750, this qualification ensures full knowledge to complete the fitting role
  • Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed
  • Functional skills in English and maths if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness, Ability to follow instructions, Self-motivated


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5/B+) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5/B+) Essential

About the employer

Rotaflow FV Ltd is a small, family run company [Est. 1984] based in Whaley Bridge. We design and manufacture Swivel Joints. Through design and in-house manufacture our swivel joints allow one or more different flows through a single unit, enabling the pipework to rotate 360 degrees whilst carrying fluids (including hydraulic and pneumatic) of different pressures without cross-contamination or leakage. We have produced Swivel Joints for many applications within all areas of engineering and for all over the world: From Brewery, Food and Drink, Process, Drilling & Mining, Oil & Gas to Nuclear, Chemical and Subsea. Most of our products are individually designed and built for each application.







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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


Maxim Business Training


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

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

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