Finning (UK) Ltd.

Maintenance & Operations Engineering Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Finning (UK) Ltd. (Employer)

Finning (UK) Ltd. (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,400.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm, may work evenings and/or weekends.
4 years (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
2 positions available
27 June 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Join our team as an apprentice and we will help you to build your future. We are looking for diverse Electric Power Engineer Apprentices to work in our data centre in Slough. No experience is required, just a willingness to learn and have an interest in engineering/electrification. Apply now and start your exciting journey.


What will the apprentice be doing?

We offer a 4 year Apprenticeship working towards the Maintenance & Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 qualification. You will work alongside our Engineers to ensure that the Caterpillar products within the Electric Power Generation product group are maintained, refurbished and reconditioned to Finning standards.
You will train to become an Electric Power Engineer and be trained by Finning's in-house Caterpillar accredited specialised Apprenticeship Training Team. 

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

For the duration of the apprenticeship you will develop skills in maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.  You will also develop advanced diagnostic skills and repair techniques to include but not limited to:

Undertaking detailed inspections of the generation systems;
Carrying out planned and un-planned maintenance on the generation system components;
Carrying out standard diagnosis tests on the generation system components;
Producing a comprehensive list of parts and materials required.

You can find more information on the Maintenance Operations Service Engineering Technician apprenticeship by visiting the link below:

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion of the Apprenticeship you will be a fully qualified Level 3 Caterpillar engineer. Our engineers are skilled practical personnel who repair and maintain Caterpillar® equipment. Our qualified service engineers can be workshop or site based and further training and development will be available to you.

You can find out more about our apprenticeship scheme and about what our current apprentices say by visiting this page:-

Reality Check

You must have a driving licence and have held this for 2 years or more by September 2022. Please note, this is a field service role and the need to hold a driving licence for 2 years or more by September 2022 is due to insurance purposes to drive company vehicles.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English,Maths and Science (Grade Minimum Grade 4) Essential
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