Control & Instrumentation Technician Apprentice

Boc Gas & Gear

Boc Gas & Gear are looking t o take on a Control & Instrumentation Technician Apprentice to work within their team and take on day to day duties. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

37.5 hours

Expected duration

42 months

Possible start date

06 Sep 2021


Duties will include:

  • Position, assemble, install & dismantle plant and equipment which will include instrumentation and control of temperature, pressure and flow of systems to agreed specification
  • Replace, repair and /or remove components in plant and equipment and ensure its safe return to operational condition
  • Calibrate and configure instrument and control systems
  • Comply with industry Health, Safety & Environment working practices and regulations
  • Calibration of a wide range of analysers
  • Involvement with projects on site from instigation through to completion

Working week

Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm.

37.5 hour per week

Date posted

19 Feb 2021

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Good communication skills, literacy & numeracy
  • An ability to form good working relationships within a team environment
  • Reliability and good timekeeping skills
  • Able to work on initiative and as part of a team


  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s at Grade 4/C or National 5 at Bands A-C (or equivalent) including Mathematics, English and a Science or Technology

Personal Qualities

  • A passion to succeed
  • You must have a high level of personal integrity 
  • Enthusiasm & motivation
  • An interest in engineering

Future Prospects

  • Progression to Level 4 HNC in Engineering

About the employer

BOC Limited, a Linde company, is known as a world leader in gases, engineering and healthcare. We operate in more than 100 countries across the globe and generated sales of USD 28 billion (EUR 25 billion) in 2019. But what makes us great is our people, because they make great things happen. Guided by integrity, BOC employees take pride in what they do, because they know it makes a real difference to our customers. They are empowered to turn a challenge into an opportunity to learn and grow. This is how they take the lead, every day.


Boc Gas & Gear


Washway Lane
WA10 6PA

Training provider

Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • The Apprenticeship programme will provide you with the skills, knowledge and behaviours you need to become a fully qualified Control & Instrumentation Technician. With potential to progress to other roles such as a Facility Engineer. Working with experienced BOC Engineers & Maintenance Technicians you will be applying your skills and knowledge to real life situations and play a vital part in maintaining and improving the services of BOC
  • You will benefit from a fully structured apprenticeship programme with on and off the job training through a combination of academic and vocational skill development. You will receive a recognised Level 3 qualification with the opportunity to be supported through Higher Education to obtain a Level 4 upon successful completion equivalent to A Levels & HNC

Training framework

Maintenance and operations engineering technician

Training provider



Business Development


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Application closing date: 05 Mar 2021

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