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Apprentice Fork Truck Engineer – various locations

United Kingdom, Contract


Are you searching for an exciting career opportunity? Have you ever thought about what it takes to become a forklift engineer?

Our Level 3 apprenticeship in Lift Truck & Powered Access Engineering is an ideal opportunity to launch you into a rewarding career in a market leading organisation.

  • If successful, you will commit to a three-year training and development programme to complete your apprenticeship.
  • During the programme, you will learn to inspect, maintain, service and repair all types of material handling equipment including forklift trucks and warehouse equipment.
  • Over the three years, there will be a steady progression in types of work covered, to enable you to learn all there is to offer within Linde.

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

You will undertake the Level 3 Lift Truck Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship. This involves training blocks at college in Leicestershire, alongside learning on the job. 

You will also complete Functional skills in English and maths if required.

This apprenticeship aligns with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) for Engineering Technicians. This apprenticeship also aligns with the Institute of the Motor Industry for Associate Members. Please contact the professional body for more details.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion, routes could include Field Service Engineer, Resident Engineer or Workshop Engineer. The only limit on your career is down to your own ability and knowledge. Linde has the size and scope to allow the best to progress.

Working week

Standard work hours vary on location and where you are in the apprenticeship. Core hours are generally 8.00am - 5.00pm to make a total of 40 hours per week (Days and Shifts TBC).

About you:

Skills required:

  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Patience
  • Physical fitness

Qualification required:

  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) desirable
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) desirable

Further information

For more information, check out our website here.

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Full Time
United Kingdom