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Food and Drink Engineering Maintenance Technician

Work with mechanical and electrical equipment plus highly automated programmable control systems.

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Information & Requirements

Food and Drink multi-skilled maintenance technicians need to maximise the benefits of the technology and equipment they work with.

Depending on the type of product and plant in the company, engineering activities carried out will include routine maintenance, fault finding and diagnosis, testing and commissioning.

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Career Paths

Engineering and maintenance skills are of vital importance to the food and drink sector and there is currently a great demand for engineers.

Your employer may offer opportunities to progress onto a higher apprenticeship or advance to gain a degree level qualification.

Related Vacancies

Take a look below at our current vacancies. Can’t see what you are looking for? Complete a general application and our Recruitment Team will endeavour to match you up with an employer as new opportunities arise.

Engineering Apprentice

Excellent opportunity for two intelligent and committed individuals to join Thorlux Lighting, a highly successful company that designs, manufactures and supplies professional lighting from its technically sophisticated facilities in Redditch.

Annual Salary: £12,000

Hours: 36.25 per week, Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 28th February 2022

Multi-Skilled Engineering Apprentice

A four- year academic and on the job apprenticeship to achieve the Food and Drink Multi-skilled Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship level 3. This is a permanent role, so on completion the apprentice would be expected to move into the shift engineering team.

Annual Salary: £9,500

Hours: 40 per week, While at college Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 1st March 2022

Multi-Skilled Engineering Apprentice

A four- year academic and on the job apprenticeship to achieve the Food and Drink Multi-skilled Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship level 3. This is a permanent role, so on completion the apprentice would be expected to move into the shift engineering team.

Annual Salary: £9,500

Hours: 40 per week, While at college Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 1st March 2022

Our Clients

MGTS has built long-standing relationships with some of the biggest names in industry, providing apprenticeship training for the next generation of the workforce, and upskilling experienced staff. Our clients include:

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Ready to start your career? Apply to MGTS today to find your perfect Apprenticeship and earn while you learn with professional qualifications and training.