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Engineering Apprentice Southampton

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Southampton, Hampshire
From £19800 per annum
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Date Added
January 31st, 2024

Are you looking to start a career?

Want to work for one of the UK's leading engineering businesses?

Then look no further!


Carbon60 are working in partnership with ERIKS UK on an exciting opportunity for a new graduate program specialising within their engineering division.

Who are ERIKS?

ERIKS are a specialist industrial service provider operating across the UK and Ireland provide a wide base of mechanical engineering solutions and services to all walks of life, from energy to food production and manufacturing.

What will you be doing?

As an engineering Apprentice with ERIKS you would gain experience and training to become a skilled electro-mechanical fitter based within a busy workshop and on site. Working and training alongside experience fitters and engineers you will gain skills and experience to build, maintain and service a wide variety of industrial equipment that can include pumps, gearboxes, hydraulic system and power supplies to just name a few.

Your apprenticeship will be working with SMB College in Leicestershire which you will attend once every 4- 6 weeks for 1 week. Accommodation, meals, and travel is provided and paid for by ERIKS UK&I during these block weeks of education.

Locations include Aberdeen, Cardiff, Castle Donnington, Chesterfield, Grimsby, Haydock, Leeds, Leicester, Norwich, Southampton, Swansea

What will you get?

The apprenticeship will last 48 months (4 years) and through this time you will gain the skills and expertise needed to succeed within a career as an Electro-Mechanical Fitter.

You will also gain a level 3 Engineering Fitter qualification.

Salary for this programme is £19,800.

Benefits & Extras

  • 25 days plus bank holidays annual holiday entitlement
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme including
  • Life, Money and Wellbeing support
  • Unlimited Video GP Appointments
  • 8 Mental Health Therapy session a year
  • 2 Medical second opinion consultation per year
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Group Income Protection - after a period of sickness absence
  • Onsite Parking at all our sites
  • Long service recognition
  • Free unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Free ERIKS Branded workwear
  • Free Eye tests

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE's including English and Maths (Grades 9-4 or A-C) or equivalent.


This is an exciting opportunity to work with a business that truly values its employees but most importantly an excellent career path within the world of engineering.

Assessment days will be held throughout the summer of 2024 with various dates for each location.

For more information, please contact Jemma at Carbon60 on 01329 745940 - jemma.carter @


Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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