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Craft Engineer Advanced Apprenticeship

  • Company: BAE Systems
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Closing Date: 28-02-2023


What you’ll be doing:
During the period of the apprenticeship, apprentices learn appropriate skills and gain a strong grounding in engineering practices – using tools to carry out a range of tasks, operating safely in the workplace and working on complex products in our manufacturing functions. You’ll spend the first year in full time learning developing core skills before moving into your trade disciple, such as such as Mechanical Fitter, Electrician and Machinist, Toolmaker or Fabricator.

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

Why BAE Systems?
This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently under represented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

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 your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Salary: Dependant on role and location.

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!