Foundation Degree Apprentice - Control Systems Engineer (Level 5)

Job Description

Do you believe there is more than one way to secure a successful future?

So do we. We believe our apprenticeship programmes are the best alternative to university for ambitious and hard-working students. Especially as you will gain a degree whilst earning a salary as well as the reputation that comes with working for a digital pioneer like Siemens Mobility!

Here at Siemens, we build a better world using digital skills to create greener energy, ground-breaking software and ingenious inventions.

Siemens Customer Services supports the global install base of Siemens products, producing ongoing support and critical updates to help our customers to run the most reliable railways with maximum customer satisfaction.

We are recruiting college leavers to join our apprenticeship scheme who want to make a difference and develop their skills in Engineering and Digital Technology.

The Challenge:

Part of being an apprentice at Siemens means you get to work on real life projects whilst also being supported on a guided learning journey. This will be a 2-year apprenticeship where you will be put onto the Rail and Rail Systems Engineering standard,

Here is how the programme works:

  • Year 1: You will begin your integration into the Siemens community working for the Customer Services organisation based in Chippenham whilst attending a suitable educational facility to undertake your first year of education.
  • Year 2: You will continue to work within the Customer Service business whilst also gaining experience in other regions of the business.

Here is what you can make a difference in:

  • Providing an innovative and fresh approach to problem solving
  • Bringing and developing technical skills to deploy and develop modern signalling equipment
  • Specific input into operational processes
  • Input into maintenance and processes

The Candidate:

We are looking for forward-thinking, inquisitive candidates that demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • You will have achieved or be on track to achieve at least 3 A Levels (or BTEC equivalent) at grade C or above.
  • You think logically, willing to self-learn and research, and take a creative approach to problem solving
  • You enjoy collaborating with others to find innovative solutions
  • You can work independently, safely, and responsibly; take ownership of challenges and ideas and are looking to develop your ability to drive and lead change
  • Identify with our values of Zero Harm, Innovative, Excellent and Responsible. We can teach you the knowledge on your apprenticeship however it also means a lot to us for you to align to our culture and behaviours.

The benefits of a Level 5 apprenticeship:

  • Continue your learning beyond college/school whilst earning a salary of £18,000 as well as an annual bonus!
  • Have the chance to join a community of highly skilled professionals who will help you on your learning journey
  • Stay at the forefront of innovation by joining Europe's leading engineering and technology company
  • Join our flexible benefits scheme with access to private medical care, discounted cinema tickets and gym membership and so much more!

What else do I need to know?

We’re looking for forward-thinking teammates with the aptitude and attitude to succeed in the world of Customer Services and Systems Engineering. Think this is you? Apply Now.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Full / Part time: Full-time

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