Engineering Apprenticeship – Leicester

Department: Production
Type: Full Time
Location: Leicester
Hours: 07:00 - 16:00
Pay: National Minimum Wage
Holiday: 25 Days + Bank Holidays Extra day for Birthday
Advertised Date: 09/10/2023

Are you the Engineering Apprentice we need?

This is a full three year apprenticeship with excellent full time prospects. We will provide on the job training at MWS and you will be required to attend college 1 day a week to train in NVQ Diploma Level.

You will be working closely with the production team assembling and testing weighing scales designed by MWS.


This is an exciting opportunity working for a growing Engineering company specialising in the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of weighing equipment as a beginning to end supply process.

Working as part a dedicated team of engineers you will initially support and shadow team members focusing on different areas of the assembly and production processes. You will learn about mechanical fitting and electrical wiring.

Desired skills

  • Good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Punctual with good time keeping
  • Ability to be a “Team Player” & work alone
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Strong desire to learn with internal drive for self improvement

Qualifications required

  • A-C in GCSE Maths, English & Science or equivalent.

Future prospects

There is the opportunity of a full time position at the end of the Apprenticeship and a nationally recognised Diploma qualification with the support for further training and qualifications if desired.

Things to consider

Must be able to attend Leicester College up to one day per week with own transport.


By joining MWS you will benefit from a competitive apprenticeship wage and the opportunity to become a key member of our fast growing team. You will be supported by highly experienced members of your team who are willing to pass on their knowledge and experience of the weighing trade and manufacturing.

MWS Weighing Solutions is an award-winning innovator of industrial weighing systems. MWS has a varied portfolio of weighing solutions and a superb reputation for providing excellent customer service.

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