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Apprentice Engineer – Kirton Engineering

  • Job type: Fixed Term Apprenticeship - 18 months
  • Salary: £246.88 per week
  • Closing date: 15th October 2021 00:00 am

Employer Location: Kirton Engineering, Unit 15 Station Road, The Crown Business Park, Melton Mowbray LE14 3NQ

Training Campus: Stephenson Campus (Block release basis)

Working Week: Monday – Friday (8am – 5.30pm)

To apply for this position, please visit the National Apprenticeship website:


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice Engineer to join the well-established team at Kirton Engineering. The role will focus on both electrical and mechanical engineering with a view to further development including working on control panels and using CAD systems as you progress further with your apprenticeship.

The company are looking for a candidate to become an integral part of the team and once qualified, you could progress to working off-site, focusing on PVC pipe fitting and mechanical engineering. The ideal candidate will show enthusiasm for the role and be willing to learn new skills. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join a company with a proven track record of employee longevity.

The apprentice will be expected to:

  • Observe and follow the health and safety protocols of Kirton Engineering
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Show an enthusiastic attitude to working and learning
  • Be punctual at all times
  • Have an interest in electrical and mechanical engineering
  • Show an interest in career progression, possibly to service engineer

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Welding
  • Plating
  • Drilling and cutting
  • Interpreting the CAD drawings
  • Being responsible for your own daily activities
  • Prioritising tasks and workload
  • Develop a good working relationship with both external and internal customers