Engineering Apprenticeship

Date: 5 Feb 2024

Location: Leeds, GB, LS13 4HT

Company: Britvic



Engineering Apprenticeship - Leeds

Salary: £22,308 per annum

At Britvic we’re on a journey to become the most dynamic soft drinks company. As one of the UK’s leading players in the FMCG market we pride ourselves on setting high standards, being courageous and pushing ourselves to think outside the bottle.


We offer consumers a range of family favourite and global premium brands such as Robinsons, Tango, J20, R Whites & London Essence. We exist to help people enjoy life’s everyday moments.


About the Role:


Our Engineering Apprenticeship will give you the skills, knowledge and behaviours to become an Engineer maintaining some of the newest and fastest production lines.  During our apprenticeship you will gain a mix of college based learning and real 'hands on' on the job experience, earning an attractive salary from day one.  You will work towards achieving the level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship standard and on to a rewarding Engineering career, with the potential for further study at level 4 or above.


Key Responsibilities:


  1. Attend college full time in year 1, complete all learning requirements to develop both hands-on skills and basic engineering underpinning knowledge
  2. For the following years, attend college on a day release basis to complete the necessary educational requirements for the programme
  3. Safely complete a variety of engineering practical tasks and jobs to support your college learning
  4. Work with and support Technicians to complete intrusive, planned & preventative maintenance schedules 
  5. Support Technicians with breakdown maintenance across all production lines
  6. Timely completion of information within the computer-based maintenance programme (52 week plans)
  7. Drive personal development on the programme
  8. Learn about the business, soft drinks, and manufacturing; learning from others’ experience and knowledge with a clear vision about where we’re going and who we want to be.


Working for Britvic means you are joining a team of diverse, forward-thinking people who are constantly striving to deliver beyond expectations.  We like to stretch ourselves and bring fresh perspectives that will challenge the conventional way of doing things.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:


  1. A lateral thinker – technically minded with an interest in how things work
  2. An aptitude towards hands on work and a strong interest in engineering
  3. The ability to work within a team while supporting and learning from those around you
  4. Excellent creative problem-solving skills with an eagerness to learn
  5. The ability to use your own initiative
  6. Strong communication skills
  7. Vision, inclusive and the drive to keep on learning
  8. Practical, self-motivated and conscientious in meeting demanding targets and deadlines while following best practice standards




  1. You must have 5 GCSEs, including grades 4-9/A-C, or equivalent in maths and English and science


We believe we are stronger together and that’s why we’re committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees. We know that by building a truly inclusive environment where everyone feels celebrated, safe and respected - diversity and wellbeing will naturally thrive



CLOSING DATE  Thursday 7 March 2024


Succesful candidates will be invited to attend an Assesment day on Thursday 28 March 2024