Craft Plant Service Centre apprentices

Broughton, Chester
24 Oct 2016
17 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Undergraduate Apprenticeship

Reference Code 10337153 RA EN INT 2

- Site: Airbus Broughton

- Target Group: Apprentice - UK

- Band / Level: Other

- Work Contract Type / Working Time: Apprenticeship / Full time

- Start Date / Duration: 18.09.2017 / 38 MONTHS

- Work Experience: Not specified

- Functional Area: MANUFACTURING / Assembly & Integration

- Education: General school / X/ Other

Description of the job

Joining an Airbus Apprenticeship programme could be the ideal start to your career, just as it has been for many of our Senior Managers today. We consider our apprentices to be ideally qualified, with the necessary skills, knowledge and experience to enable them to make an immediate contribution when they enter the workforce.

All our Apprenticeship programmes are around three to four years in duration and are undertaken at Airbus' UK sites and at our
partnership colleges and universities.


A Craft Apprenticeship offers you the opportunity to become acquire new skills whilst in employment, as a Plant Services Craft Apprentice you will become either a Skilled Electrical Maintenance Fitter or a Skilled Tool Room Machinist/Fitter, specialising in the service and support of the plant's production machinery and tooling.

You will spend your first year completing the Level 2 Foundation course, learning about engineering operations, whilst achieving a number of technical certificates and company required qualifications. You will then go on to specialise in Engineering Maintenance and upon completion you will have gained an NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma (Engineering Maintenance) and a HNC in in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.


To apply, you must have minimum of:

¤ Six GCSEs at grade B or above including English Language, Maths and Science. If Science qualification was taken as single
subjects, one of these must be Physics.

Please note that you must also include a cover letter as part of your application for this programme which demonstrates your
interest in aerospace and motivation to join the apprenticeship programme.


Airbus Group is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.