Overview

  • £15,500.00

ZF Automotive Peterlee stands as a pioneer in automotive technology, specialising in the development of cutting-edge camera systems crucial for advanced driver-assist functionalities. Established in 1996, our facility has flourished into one of Europe's largest and most sophisticated manufacturing centers.

Future prospects

The possibility of full time employment on the successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Overtime may be required and will be paid.
Throughout your apprenticeship you may be required to work a continental shift pattern for which a shift premium will be received.

Level 1 £15,500
Level 2 £18,500
Level 3 £21,500

The above salary increments are subject to grade and performance throughout the apprenticeship

97.4% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

Destination data for Sunderland College 2019/20, Apprentice completers. 

Why choose Sunderland College?

96% of our apprentices agree that they have the chance to develop new skills at their workplace*.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

97% of our apprentices agree that their course is helping their skills to get better.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

The college works in partnership with over 600 employers. 

We have over 40 Apprenticeship programmes across a range of career sectors.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting relevant qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid.You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.30 an hour (from April 2021 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

Other opportunities

Maintencance Engineering Technician Apprentice

  • Wage: £15,500.00
  • Employers Name: ZF Automotive UK Limited
  • Employers Address: Mill Hill
  • Employers Address Test: Mill Hill
  • Description: ZF Automotive Peterlee stands as a pioneer in automotive technology, specialising in the development of cutting-edge camera systems crucial for advanced driver-assist functionalities. Established in 1996, our facility has flourished into one of Europe's largest and most sophisticated manufacturing centers.
  • Closing Date: 28-06-2024

Engineering Technician Apprentice

  • Wage: £15,392.00
  • Employers Name: Cottam Brush
  • Employers Address: Unit 7
  • Employers Address Test: Unit 7
  • Description: To be good at what we do, we have to cover a lot of different business roles so no-one who works for Cottam does only one job. We would like to find people who are interested in becoming a brush maestro, someone who can play a part in the future success of our business for many years to come.
  • Closing Date: 31-07-2024

Engineering Technician Apprentice

  • Wage: £16,521.00
  • Employers Name: AESC UK
  • Employers Address: AESC UK Washington Road
  • Employers Address Test: AESC UK Washington Road
  • Description: This opportunity is with our Maintenance team. Throughout your apprenticeship you will be trained in a variety of Engineering Skills including PLCs, welding, machining, electronics, business improvement techniques, and others via both on the job learning, and time at college.
  • Closing Date: 31-05-2024