Apprentice Maintenance Technician (Level 3 - Utilities Engineering Technician Apprenticeship) - Advanced (Level 3)

Severn Trent (Employer)

Eef Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,194.00
37.0 hours per week A typical working week for this role is usually Monday to Friday 7.30am to 3:30pm * In your first year you’ll be required to attend training in Birmingham 5 days a week. Hotel accommodation will be provided.
36 months (duration)
1 August 2022(start date)
Utilities engineering technician (apprenticeship standard)
13 March 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Our apprenticeship programmes are a great way to earn and learn! As well as gaining a formal qualification, you’ll also get to do a real job from day one, as well as working on your own personal development. And the best bit is….you’ll make a real lasting difference to our customers and communities, not just for now, but far into the future.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Within the Electrical pathway, you’ll find out about the intricate electrical networks that make our business flow. Installing, inspecting and maintaining them, you’ll ensure that our customers have a safe and reliable water supply. Maintaining industrial electrical equipment, specifically, fault finding, installation and routine maintenance on the industrial electrical equipment types and carrying out fault finding, installation and routine maintenance practices

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

Within Water Treatment you will complete the Electrical pathway within the Level 3 Utilities Engineering Apprenticeship allowing you to develop the skills & experience required to become an expert Maintenance Technician. You’ll combine on-the-job learning with formal, nationally recognised development training.A Personal Development Plan will help drive your career progression, set, agreed & regularly reviewed with your line manager

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

At the end of your training, as long as you pass your end point assessment and have met your performance targets throughout your Apprenticeship, you will be offered an opportunity in a permanent role with us. You’ll take up a Maintenance Technician role, either in our Water Treatment or Wastewater Recycling business, where you’ll get to make a real differencee targets throughout your Apprenticeship, you will be offered an opportunity in a permanent role with us.

Reality Check

For this Level 3 apprenticeship, ideally candidates will already have or be on track to achieve English and Maths GCSE Grade 4 (C). If not, individuals just need to complete an additional functional skills course alongside their apprenticeship to achieve Level 2 English and Maths, delivered by the apprenticeship training provider

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Non judgemental

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
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About the employer

Think of water and you probably think of us: Severn Trent is one of the largest regulated water companies in England. In Wales, our customers are looked after by Hafren Dyfrdwy, our new company which symbolises the teaming up of Dee Valley Water and Severn Trent and will bring wonderful water to mid and north-east Wales.

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