Applications for our Apprenticeship program


Applications for our Apprenticeship program will open each year from 1 February until 31 March for a July/August start. Successful applicants will be based out of our Coventry, Addlestone (London) or Warrington offices.

To apply, please Click Here to go to our careers website. For further information, or to register early interest in the program, please email here.

Why Schindler

Why Schindler

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of lifts, escalators and related services. We are Europe’s largest elevator and escalator company and a key player in the UK market place with ambitious growth planned.

Schindler UK’s apprenticeship program has been running for over 5 years and we currently have 15 apprentices in our program. We partner with one of the UK’s leading work based technical training providers.

All our apprentices are indentured, guaranteeing employment over the duration of the apprenticeship.

During this time, we will do all that we can to assist you in obtaining your NVQ Level 3 Lift Electromechanic qualification and BTEC Level 3 in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.

Program Structure

Program Structure

Our three-year engineering program involves rotations throughout the business, focusing on our New Installations, Maintenance and Service, Modernisation and Repairs departments, ensuring that you gain exposure to a wide range of electrical and mechanical disciplines.

Working closely with industry experts, you will build a full range of skills in: Installations, Maintenance and Service, Modernisation and Repairs on Lifts, Escalator and Moving Walkways. You will also learn how to interact with customers and discover what exceptional customer service really looks like.

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