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Apprentice Plant Technician

Apprentice Plant Technician

Apprentice Plant Technician

Wirtgen, part of the John Deere group, is the worldwide leader in the manufacture and supply of road construction and mineral crushing machines, and there’s never been a better time to consider an apprenticeship with us.

During this very practical apprenticeship, you will develop skills in a wide range of plant-based engineering applications including servicing, maintenance, and complex machine overhaul and repair. We are looking for Apprentices with a passion for engineering.  The qualification gained will be the

Land-based service engineering technician Standard

Duties will include;

  • Preparation, installation and handover of complex technologically advanced machinery
  • Diagnosis and repair of complex faults in machinery
  • Conducting complex repairs of machinery
  • Compilation of repair proposals, estimates and quotations

Desired skills

You should be:

  • Technically minded
  • Able to demonstrate a strong practical interest in Engineering
  • Willing to learn and develop.

Personal qualities

You should be:

  • A good listener and able to follow instructions
  • A team player
  • Willing to work and study hard

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE level 4 or above in English and maths

This is a very demanding and technical role, requiring a high degree of fitness and the ability to work with complex equipment and data


Wirtgen Group House

Godfrey Drive


NG24 2UA