• You are good at working to deadlines
  • You can follow detailed plans
  • You enjoy solving problems
  • You have good practical skills
  • You have an ability in maths, science and IT
  • You like working in a team

As an engineering maintenance technician you will service and repair electrical and mechanical equipment used in the manufacturing, production and transport industries.

Your work will fall into one of two types of maintenance – preventative (planned) and emergency. You could be responsible for things such as making sure that a production line gets back up and running or for ensuring the Health and Safety of equipment users.

As your career progresses you can go on to senior team leadership roles, where you’ll be overseeing the work of your co-workers.


Level 2 - Intermediate
Improving Operational Performance Apprenticeship

Level 3 - Advanced
Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship

Level 4 - Higher
Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Apprenticeship

So, what does the future hold?

It's always important to consider your future career opportunities and as a qualified Engineering Maintenance Apprentice you could see yourself working in industries such as: Manufacturing, Production, Transport, Electronics, Electrical, Energy & Power or Engineering Services

Your job role once you're qualified as a Level 2 Apprentice could be: Maintenance Fitter

As a Level 3 Apprentice, it could be: Maintenance Technician

As a Level 4 Apprentice, it could be: Senior Maintenance Technician.

Did you know? You can get started right away! You can enrol on any of our Engineering & Business Skills Apprenticeships all year round.

There are so many possibilities at NLT! Why not check out some of the other great Engineering and Business Skills Apprenticeships that we offer?