Service Engineer Apprenticeship – Leicester

Department: Service
Type: Full Time
Location: Birstall Leicestershire
Hours: 07:00 - 16:00
Pay: National Minimum Wage
Holiday: 25 Days + Bank Holidays Additional one day for Birthday
Advertised Date: 09/10/2023

Are you the Engineering Apprentice we need?

Due to growth in the Midlands we are looking for a trainee to join our service team.

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 Levels 2 and 3.


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

Working as part a dedicated team of service engineers, you will initially support and shadow experienced members of the internal service team at the head office in Birstall, where you will learn how to service and calibrate weighing equipment.

Over time the role will transition and you will become a field-based engineer.

Desired skills

  • Good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Punctual/Good time keeping
  • Tidy appearance
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Keen to Learn

Qualifications required

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

Future prospects

Opportunity of a full time position at the end of the Apprenticeship and a Level 2 and 3 qualification with the support for further training and qualifications if desired.

The end goal is to become an field-based engineer within three years. Therefore a driving licence will be required before your apprenticeship ends.

Things to consider

Must be able to attend further education 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 a leading 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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