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Vehicles Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 4)

by Transport for London

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Job Details

£20,000 - £21,999
Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7)
Engineering & Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics

Vehicles Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 4)

How long: 48 months
Where: London (some hybrid working will be involved)
Salary: £21,190

What you’ll need

  • A minimum of 2 GCSE’s Grade A* - C or Grade 4 and above including Maths and English Language (or equivalents)
  • Plus 2 A-Levels in any subject at grade A* - D (or equivalent)
  • You must be 18 years of age by September 2022

We’re looking for people who are

  • Innovative and proactive
  • Creative and with a great eye for detail
  • Collaborative and adaptable
  • Practical and who enjoy ‘hands on’ engineering

Job overview

Our Engineers focus on the assets that form the foundation of our transport system. We have 800 trains, manage the buses contracts. Our assets range from computer driven to old mechanical systems. Introducing new technology means we need a diverse workforce to support us. We are currently delivering the Mayor’s Transport Strategy, which includes a reduction in electrical consumption, the achievement of carbon neutral by 2030 and significantly reduced bus fleet emissions.

What will I be doing?

As an apprentice, your 4-year development programme will be made up of up to 15 placement rotations. Our aim is to equip you with the range of skills and experience you need for your successful career. We also understand that everyone’s career is different, so every apprentice’s journey is unique.

Where can this career take me?

Upon successful completion of this scheme, you could roll-off into several different areas within our team depending on your personal aspirations and business need, such as a rolling stock/trams engineer, working within the design areas, Reliability Engineering or Train Testing. Progression to a Discipline Engineer would normally be expected within a five-year timeframe.

About Transport for London

Who are Transport for London (TfL)?

We’re the integrated transport authority responsible for meeting Mayor Sadiq Khan's strategy and commitments on transport in London. We run the day-to-day operation of the Capital's public transport network and manage London's main roads.

With such a vast and varied transport network, no two days at TfL are the same but we have one key purpose: to keep London moving. Working at TfL gives you the opportunity to have a meaningful impact on London and Londoners.

How to apply

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