Design Modern Apprentice

Working at THREE60

At THREE60 you will find technically and commercially exciting work in a dynamic environment, where you can achieve your potential and ambitions. You will be part of an entrepreneurial team that shares and learns openly to achieve a common set of goals.

Design Modern Apprentice

Design Modern Apprentice vacancy

Job posting date: 16.05.24
Closing date: 16.06.24
Job Title: Design Modern Apprentice
Location: Aberdeen UK
Responsible to: Engineering Manager
Responsible for: No direct reports

Company Overview

THREE60 Energy is a fast-developing energy services group aiming to deliver a more complete solution for owners, developers and operators of energy assets. Its strategy is to build a portfolio of oilfield services operating across the entire asset life cycle within the oil and gas industry both onshore and offshore. THREE60 has already acquired both capability and leadership across different geographies in Reservoir Engineering, Well Engineering, Facilities Engineering, Construction and Commissioning and Operations and Maintenance.

Main purpose of role:

Due to the ongoing growth and expansion of THREE60 across various energy sectors, we are seeking a Design Modern Apprentice to join our team. With succession planning being part of our values at THREE60 Energy we have some exciting opportunities for young talent with an interest in technical subjects to join our busy Structural and Electrical & Instrument Design teams based in Aberdeen from secondary school or college.

THREE60 Energy provide engineering services for a wide range of customers and operators across the Offshore, Onshore and Renewable Energy Industries.

Our Structural and Electrical & Instrument Design Teams work together to deliver a wide range of Brownfield & Greenfield and Front-End Engineering and Design Projects.

Embedded within our experienced design teams, this Modern Apprenticeship is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidates to start their career in the Energy Industry. Gaining ‘on-the-job’ practical experience, while attending day release college working towards gaining a relevant HNC as well as following a structured industry specific 4 year learning program to complete a Diploma in Engineering Construction Design in Draughting.

Apprenticeship structure:

  1. During your apprenticeship, you will be assigned experienced mentors to support you in your learning and guide you through your 2D and 3D technical project deliverables.
  2. Further access to a multidiscipline Engineering Team with vast knowledge and skillsets will allow you to gain invaluable experience through your apprenticeship and thereafter.
  3. Candidates will ideally have a positive attitude, an eye for creative detail and a passion to develop a career in Engineering Design.
  4. An awareness of 2D & 3D draughting and modelling would be a distinct advantage as candidates will be expected to develop their skills using our CAD packages.

Educational Pre-requisites

School Leaver

  1. National 5 in English & Mathematics (Grade B or above) is essential [ ◉ ]
  2. National 5 in Physics, Design & Manufacture, Graphic Communication is preferred [ ]

College Leaver

  1. HNC/HND in Electrical, Instrument or Mechanical Engineering is preferred [ ]


  1. Essential requirement that must be met before a candidate is appointed unless approved by the Engineering Manager [ ◉ ]
  2. Desirable requirement. Candidate may be appointed, with discretion, without full achievement of criterion but the indicated competence should be developed [ ]

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Your Application

Due to the anticipated high volume of applicants, we may be unable to personally respond to all applicants unless you are selected to progress in the recruitment process.

We would therefore like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in this vacancy.