Technical Services Apprentice - Camberley - £200.00 per week

Posted on Dec 16, 2018 by Crawley College

Crawley, Sussex United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£200 - £200 Weekly

An exciting opportunity to work in technical services, providing support to the Technical Services team in a full range of technical areas.

Develop in all aspects of Technical Services, which will be delivered through an apprenticeship training programme.

Main areas of responsibility will be:

  • Diagnose problems and conduct repairs/maintenance to STIHL machinery
  • Help maintain and service internal demonstration machine stock
  • Support the technical helpline to provide engineering advice to the dealer network
  • Undertake a short placement at a dealership


  • Subsidised onsite restaurant facility
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Close to Blackwater train station
  • Free weekly bootcamp and yoga classes
  • Product discounts
  • Excellent working environment

Training to be Provided:

The intermediate level apprenticeship programme enables candidates to work towards a framework of qualifications, as follows:

Level 2 NVQ Diploma Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering.

City and Guilds L2 Diploma in Engineering or equivalent.

Functional Skills (Level 1) in Math, English and ICT.

Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.

Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR).

Expected Duration:

2 years +

Skills Required:

Mechanical aptitude

Strong communication skills

Attention to detail

IT literate

Qualifications Required:

GCSEs including Maths and English

Personal Qualities:

Interest in the power tool industry

Positive attitude towards changing technology

Team orientated

Patient and persistent in fault diagnosis

Willing to travel between STIHL House, Camberley and Crawley College

Future Prospects:

Previous apprentices have remained with STIHL to progress their careers and, in some cases, continue to study at a higher level.

Other Important Information:

All applications must be made through Apprenticeship vacancies. Do not contact the employer direct as this may result in your application not being considered. The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour effective from 1st April 2018. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

Reality Check:

Own transport is preferable or a suitable, reliable, alternative to travel to work and college on time.

Reference: 599490440

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