Engineering Technician Degree Apprenticeship

55, Caswell Road, Northampton, NN4 7PY
£10,500.00 annually
01 Apr 2021
10 Apr 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
The role will aim to provide an all-round experience of what being an engineer means in Festo GB.

Working with experienced engineers in:
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronic
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Software
  • You will learn skills in all areas of engineering providing the best possible start to your career

On top of your study you will work with many different departments and have the opportunity to experience many of the different roles that Festo GB offers to its engineering staff.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Social & People skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Personal Organisation
  • Team Working
  • Using Own Initiative

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated
  • A desire to succeed
  • Positive can-do attitude
  • Enthusiastic /Outgoing
  • Team player
  • Reliable and trustworthy

Desired qualifications

  • English and maths GCSE at grade C/5 or above or equivalent are essential
  • Plus 2 A levels or equivalent at grade C/4 or above in maths and Physics. Candidates with one A levels in either maths or physics would also be considered.
  • Candidates will need to pass a college maths assessment prior to starting.

Future prospects

Although we cannot guarantee a permanent role at the end of your apprenticeship, if suitable opportunities are available then you will of course be able to apply.

Things to consider

  • Fixed wage starting at £10,500 (annually)and finishing at £18,000 (annually)in final year
  • Apprenticeship will last between 4 to 6 years dependant on prior study
  • For the first 12 months the apprentice candidates will be attending Warwick College with regular visits from Festo staff including Managers, Human Resources and Mentors.
  • During college holidays youwill be required to work at Festo although of course you will be eligible for 25 days annual holiday plus bank holidays that can be booked with agreement of your manager.