Level 3 Advanced Apprentice - Manufacturing Pathway based at the Electric Propulsion Manufacturing Centre (EPMC) 

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Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship – Manufacturing - Electric Propulsion Manufacturing Centre

JLR’s Advanced Apprenticeship provides an excellent opportunity to broaden your mind, learning the latest concepts and technologies at college, and then applying your learning on real life projects.

We’ll open your eyes to the future of automotive technology, giving you a platform to make a real difference to JLR and our customers, whilst enabling you to complete your level 3 apprenticeship and achieve a vocational qualification relevant to your apprenticeship programme. 

Electric Propulsion Manufacturing Centre (EPMC) - Wolverhampton

The EPMC is a state of art, purpose-built manufacturing facility producing a range of propulsion systems that form the heart of all our vehicle. It produces both traditional internal combustion engines and new products/technology such as EDU (Electric Drive Units) and Battery packs, which will support the transition to our electrified future.  

As a member of the team, you will rapidly develop your problem-solving skills as you learn to read and interpret relevant data and documentation used to maintain components, equipment and systems, whilst conducting monitoring and maintenance activities across the plant. You will also carry out complex fault diagnosis and repair on high technology systems such as mechanical equipment, fluid and pneumatic power equipment, process control equipment and robot and laser marking devices enabling you to effectively rectify automated performance and contribute to continuous improvement.  


The Apprenticeship  

The Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship – Manufacturing is an exciting four-year programme which will develop your practical skills and cultivate the knowledge you need for your role, including business behaviours such as team working and problem-solving.  

Your apprenticeship pathway will depend upon the area of the business in which you will be based. You will be asked for your preference on business area ahead of attending an assessment with us.  

During your apprenticeship, you can expect to spend a significant amount of your first year at our training provider: MAKE UK in Birmingham, B6 7EP. In your first year you’ll complement your studies by working at a JLR plant alongside members of our skilled teams. In subsequent years, you will predominantly work in the plant, and you’ll continue your studies leading up to your End Point Assessment. Throughout your apprenticeship, you will have constant guidance and support from both the business and the training provider. 


You will need to have achieved or be on track to achieve GCSE Maths and English Language at level 4 (C) alongside three further GCSEs at level 4 (C) or higher, including one STEM (science, technology, engineering or maths) subject or an Engineering vocational qualification at level 3/90 credits/540 GLH or higher. 

We value new and diverse talent, unconstrained and innovative thinking, and fresh insights and perspectives to support us in developing class-leading products. An interest in manufacturing is desirable, along with real excitement and passion to help JLR deliver next-generation products and technology. 

If you do not hold or are not studying for the qualifications above but believe that you have equivalent awards or skills, please contact us at apprent@jaguarlandrover.com for a discussion before submitting your application.


Our 2024 apprenticeship programme salary is £16,690. You’ll also enjoy a generous holiday allowance, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, an excellent pension scheme and access to a wide range of deals and discounts from retailers and sports clubs.  


You will be applying your curiosity and creativity every day as you begin to hone your skills for a successful, impactful career. You own your development, and only you can make it happen. We’ll be right by your side in your pursuit of exceptional, and we’ll give you all the encouragement and support you need.  


Your future starts here.  

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