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Apprentice Engineer

Water Purification goes beyond a water filter and tap water. It is also one of the things that keeps industires running 24/7, 365 days a year, producing water that cleans, polishes and manufactures many things such as cosmetics, plating, metal finishing and more.



Main Duties:

Complete a Programme of training to become proficient in:


Stores Procedures including:

  • Receiving Deliveries & booking in Stock
  • Accurately picking stock from stores and recording part numbers.
  • Transferring stock to system builds
  • Booking stock out of stores using red zebra software.


Exchange Cylinder Procedures including:

  • Emptying ion exchange cylinders
  • Filling of ion exchange cylinders with resin (regenerated and new – various varieties)
  • Making up ion exchange cylinder hose connections, inlet and outlet.


Various Other Duties including:

  • Assisting Engineers & other personnel as required (both in the factory and on-site)
  • Filling out job sheets recording work carried out on site, parts used and condition of equipment.
  • Keeping work area clean and tidy in addition to general housekeeping duties
  • Maintaining company vehicles and carrying out safety check sheets on a monthly basis.
  • Report writing – training reports and Red Zebra reports
  • Adhering to ISO9001:2008 Procedures
  • Adhering to Health and Safety requirements & practices
  • Other Ad hoc duties as requested.
  • Attendance at college 1-2 days per week leading to a valid qualification at the end of the training period.


Once the Apprentice has proved themselves they may be asked to undertake additional duties such as:


  • Surveying equipment looking for faults/damage and potential hazards
  • Stripping suspected faulty equipment to fault find and service parts.
  • Assisting in the build of water purification equipment, softeners, reverse osmosis units, deionisation systems, back-washable filters
  • Assembling pipe work, ABS, PVC, CPVC, Using solvent cleaner and glues to create manifolds and pipe work.
  • Assisting with the testing of equipment in the factory ready for installation, producing a test report confirming all tests carried out and system flow rates/pressures.
  • Assisting with the commissioning of equipment.
  • Assisting with the Servicing of Equipment (on-site)


Person Specification

  • Able & willing to be a loyal, co-operative team member
  • Able to work early mornings and/or late evenings
  • Able to reliably commute to Park Farm Trading Estate in Wellingborough
  • Excellent Communication skills: verbal and written
  •  Highly motivated with a mature attitude and a flexible ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Aptitude for practical science or engineering skills
  • Ability to think logically and if unsure, ask questions
  • Ability to work in accordance to instructions
  • Ability to prioritise and work on own initiativeAbility to work efficiently & accurately whilst meeting deadlines.

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