What will the apprentice be doing?
Based in our Tamworth NSC as an Apprentice Engineer, you will be an important part of depot operations and a key player in keeping the workshop productive.
As an Apprentice Engineer at Speedy, you will take part in our structured four year training programme learning technical and soft skills including:
-How equipment works and what it is used for
-Service and repair of our equipment
-Testing of equipment
-How to set up new equipment ready for hire
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Year 1/2: Completion of Level 2 Land Based Service Engineer apprenticeship standard and associated End Point Assessment (EPA)
Year 3/4: Completion of Level 3 Land Based Service Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard and associated End Point Assessment (EPA)
When you are not in College completing your formal qualifications above, you will be based in Tamworth full time learning from our experienced engineers and consolidating your skills ready to be signed off as a fully qualified engineer at the end of Year 4.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Our structured training programme will not only develop your technical skills and abilities but also offer you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to become a well-rounded individual in order to progress your career in line with your own aspirations.
Reality CheckWe would like candidates to be driven and willing to learn and develop. You must be comfortable attending block learning placements at other sites in the country and learning both on the job and in a classroom/practical learning environment. Being interested in machinery, mechanics and electrics and comfortable working at height are essential.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade E/2/Level 1) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade E/2/Level 1) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4/Level 2) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4/Level 2) Desired