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Advanced Apprenticeship - Mechanical Engineering

Ulverston, United Kingdom

English (UK)

Job Description

Job title: Advanced Apprenticeship – Mechanical Engineering
Location: Ulverston
Duration: 4 years

Believe there’s more than one way to secure a successful future? So, do we. We think our outstanding four-year apprenticeship programme is the best alternative to college for ambitious students, with an eye for engineering. Especially as you’ll gain professional qualifications and the reputation that comes with working for a prestigious engineering brand like Siemens.

This is a rare opportunity to earn money while showing your potential to a global innovator. 

Here at Siemens we build a better world using greener energy, cutting-edge software and ingenious inventions –

The challenge
Embark on an exciting journey with Siemens Subsea, part of our Energy Management Division, at our location in Ulverston. Siemens Subsea offers a wide portfolio of subsea power, control, sensing and distribution systems, products and services to support electrical power, data, hydraulic, optical, monitoring and surveillance applications primarily focused in the Energy Sector.

Be a part of a world class team with the opportunity to rotate around our various functions below, working closely with our engineers to create ground-breaking solutions in:
  • Manufacturing
  • Test department
  • Machine shop
  • Applications and Development design teams
  • Production engineering
  • Planning
  • Delivery and Quality
Your first year will be based at college/training provider studying towards a BTEC Level 3 and NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering.

The candidate
Here is what it takes to join some of the worlds brightest minds:
  • Have achieved (or on track to achieve) at least 4 GCSE’s Level 4 (grade C) or above in Maths, English, Science and one other subject.
  • Microsoft office skills are desirable
  • Highly self-motivated
  • Flexible 
  • Have the ability to work under pressure within small teams
  • Good communication skills both verbally and written

Please watch our video on what its like to be an apprentice from one of our third year mechanical engineering apprentices:

Please also see a video on Siemens Subsea as a business: 
About us
We’re Siemens.  A collection of over 348,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them.   
Siemens are constantly innovating and pushing the boundaries in how digitalisation is shaping the future of the energy industry; we need the best and brightest talent onboard to be able to support us on this journey. 
Our Subsea Excellence Centre is based in Ulverston, Cumbria. Siemens Subsea Connectors is recognised as a world leader in its field. The business has been providing subsea connectors for global oil and gas projects for over 30 years. This business will play a crucial part in the development of technology that Siemens is currently developing for use in water depths of up to 3,000 metres. 

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?
We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.
We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role.  

What else do I need to know?
The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary but also the opportunity for you to take part in our reward scheme which focuses on new designs and the opportunity for you to create and patent one of your ideas or inventions.
We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. In addition to this we offer 26 days holiday, up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme, employee discounts and a flexible benefits package to match your lifestyle needs. 
If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it. Siemens Energy Management recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. 

Job ID: 90998

Organisation: Energy Management

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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