Are you looking for a role that will provide you with plenty of opportunities for the future? Do you want to learn transferable business skills and work as part of a global engineering group? Maybe a commercial apprenticeship is for you.

But what is a commercial apprenticeship exactly?

A British Engines commercial apprenticeship focuses on developing valuable transferable business skills, such as the ability to negotiate and problem solve, improve value for money, and assist in the management of company projects.

As an integrated part of the team, commercial apprentices benefit from the support and guidance of their colleagues and a mentor.

Working to build relationships with key people within the organisation, a commercial apprentice develops the ability to liaise and negotiate with suppliers, as well as internal and external stakeholders, with confidence.

British Engines commercial apprenticeship opportunities, Newcastle

As well as providing engineering apprenticeships, British Engines provides opportunities across all departments and specialties outside of engineering.

Currently, we are seeking somebody who will join us on an 18 month commercial apprenticeship in Newcastle. The commercial apprentice will join the quality assurance team based at our BEL Engineering factory at St Peter’s, Byker.

Working one-to-one with a tutor from our training partner TDR, also based in Newcastle, the commercial apprentice will work towards an NVQ in Business and Administration.

Applicants should have:

  • GCSE grades A-C in Mathematics and English
  • Experience of working to a high level of accuracy
  • Experience using the Microsoft package
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Keen attention to detail

Are you interested in pursuing this opportunity? Click here to apply and make sure to mention your interest in becoming a British Engines apprentice somewhere on the application form.