Higher Apprenticeship Programme - Technical Engineering

by BAE Systems

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Job Details

28th February 2022
Competitive
Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7)
Engineering & Manufacturing

Higher Apprenticeship Programme - Technical Engineering

We want your first steps to be as exciting as the rest of your career at BAE Systems. With a wide range of apprenticeships across the business, we’re confident you’ll find an opportunity that will inspire you.

Apprentices are our future, so we invest in them. Whether you choose an engineering or a business apprenticeship you’ll be guaranteed a competitive salary; qualifications; hands-on training; and work where you can make a real difference, where it counts. Our Higher Apprenticeships lead to qualifications equivalent to HND or Foundation Degree and are available in a fh3l range of engineering, business and finance functions.

Whatever your skills and ambitions and wherever in the UK you live, if you bring your commitment and energy, you’ll be able to make a difference here doing work that really matters.

Available engineering opportunities:

  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Technical Engineering
  • Test Engineering

Your Learning and Development

We don’t expect you to know everything about your chosen area of work and we don’t expect you to have experience in all the tasks you’ll be doing. In fact, the whole purpose of an apprenticeship is to learn and experience new challenges. We’re here to help you do that, supported by on-the-job training delivered by experienced professionals, off-the-job training in dedicated training facilities, and real work placements within the business. You’ll also have the opportunity to work with other apprentices from all parts of the business. Around 95% of our apprentices stay with us and go on to have successfh3 careers.

What you'll need

We’re looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, have a desire to learn and want their hard work to make a difference. To join you’ll need to have five GCSEs or National 5 + Highers (or equivalent) including Maths, English and a Science for engineering roles. You will also need a certain number of UCAS points – the number required varies depending on the Apprenticeship. You will find specific details on entry requirements within each role type.

We are an inclusive employer and strive to recruit, retain and inspire the best people from the widest pool of talent. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss any adjustments or arrangements, as required, to support your application. Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

About BAE Systems

With a long history of innovation and excellence behind us, and ambitious plans for the future, BAE Systems is a place where you can start, and grow, your career with confidence. Wherever your career interests lie – from engineering, finance or project management, to manufacturing, consh3ting, technology, or wider business disciplines – at BAE Systems, you’ll have the chance to make a real impact, where it counts, whichever team you join.

How to apply

To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button below.

Please note that applications may close before the application deadline, so apply early to avoid disappointment.


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