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Engineering Maintenance Apprentice DOORCO LIMITED

DOORCO seek to recruit an enthusiastic and driven young person who has a passion for engineering, to work within their maintenance engineering team. This role be varied, working on and maintaining a number of different types of machines and equipment both mechanical and electrical.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,000.00 - £17,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    13 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

As an engineering apprentice, you'll be required to maintain complex equipment and ensure that high standards are adhered to for safety, manufacturing quality and documentation.
Under supervision the role holder will work on:

  • Electrical and / or mechanical planned, unplanned maintenance, and process automation support activities.
  • Performing unplanned equipment repairs and complete planned maintenance activities as per the schedule
  • Trouble shooting problems in the event of mechanical and / or electrical failure of equipment and must be able to recommend parts needed for the effective repair of equipment to deliver a timely response to support manufacturing.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • High organisation skills and confidence to work independently
  • High numeracy and literacy skills
  • Computer literacy

Personal qualities

  • Logical thinking to be able to apply processes
  • The ability to apply a rational approach to problem solving; making judgments based on sound reasoning, approaching problems in a logical manner
  • Concerns for standards
  • The ability to learn
  • Self-motivation
  • Initiative

Desired qualifications

  • A good standard of maths and English is desirable

Future prospects

DOORCO is a growing business with many opportunities for career progression. After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business and have the option for further learning on to higher levels. 

Things to consider

Please check you can travel to DoorCo's manufacturing facilities in Macclesfield. 

  Employee Benefits including Health Cash Plan & Holiday Trading

  • Company Intranet
  • Reward and recognition
  • Long service awards
  • Gym discounts
  • Employee events
  • Dress down Friday
  • Treat days

About the employer

DOORCO is the leading innovator in the composite door industry, with a reputation for building the highest quality doors & cassettes to match the increasing industry demands, DoorCo also offers a wide range of door & cassette designs appealing to both the commercial and retail sector and is consistently bringing new products to the market.




Motorway House

Charter Way


SK10 2NY

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625410000

  • Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Performance and Engineering Operations
  • Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

Apprenticeship standard

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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