Engineering Apprenticeship

Location: Newport

Starts: September 2022

At Saica, we work shoulder to shoulder with our clients to offer the best solutions for their needs. We develop innovative packaging solutions and products for clients around the world. We are looking for an engineering apprentice to join our team in Newport. 

About the apprenticeship:

Your duties at work will include, production machine fault finding, Maintenance and Installation.  Your Mechanical & Electrical training will include fitting & turning; pneumatic and hydraulic control systems; motor drive and PLC systems. Electrical control systems from 24dc to 415v ac.

You will be utilising CMMC software (IBM Maximo) to record reactive and preventative maintenance tasks as required. Internal training is designed to achieve NVQ Level 4, with external training at NDGTA to achieve either HNC/HND. 


Candidates must be at least 17 years of age due to following a 2 shift pattern and have their own transport due to the location of the factory.

5 GCSE’s grade C and above including Maths, English and a Science.

Interview arrangements:

Two stage process, first stage is an aptitude test that will take place at NDGTA. Second stage is an on site interview.

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV, including GCSE’s to: 

Please ensure you add the name of the company and role you are applying for.