Getrag Ford: Electrical & Mechanical Apprenticeships
March 04th 2016

Getrag Ford: Electrical & Mechanical Apprenticeships

Getrag Ford Transmissions have amazing Electrical & Mechanical Apprenticeship opportunities, take a look!

An apprenticeship at GETRAG requires one thing above all else:  Commitment!

From day one, apprentices will be involved in various activities. While working with qualified craftsmen on the job training will be provided in:

  • Machine and equipment maintenance
  • Fault finding /Diagnostics
  • Preventative maintenance techniques
  • Restoring components and systems to serviceable condition by repair and replacement


All apprentices attend college and study courses applicable to their role up to HNC (Higher National Certificate). All apprentices spend a year at Riverside College for broad based training and then a further three years on site. Full intermediate/advanced apprenticeship in engineering will be provided by Riverside College, this will include technical certificate Level 2/3 and functional skills.

Skills Required

Mechanical/electrical aptitude, analytical ability, good problem solving skills and a methodical approach.

Qualifications Required

Minimum 5 GCSE’s Grade A*-C minimum grade B in Maths. Plus level 2 ICT qualifications desirable.

Future Prospects

The Apprenticeship role offers the opportunity to achieve full craftsman status and an NVQ level 3 qualification.

To apply online in 2016, visit ‘National Apprenticeship Service’ – Apprentice Vacancies – Electrical & Mechanical Apprenticeships GETRAG FORD Transmissions  – Application process opens 8th March 2016.

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Getrag Diversity and Equality Policy ensures applicants from all sectors of the community regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race, religion or disability are welcomed.


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