Technical Services (Peterhead, Scotland)


  • Apprenticeship duration: 5 years
  • The first year is spent with our partner training provider
  • The apprenticeship includes a 6-month departmental rotation, combining office and workshop-based experience. The role involves providing front line support to clients

Qualifications you will work towards

  • SVQ Level 2 – Performing Engineering Operations
  • A National Certificate (NC) qualification
  • The opportunity to gain accreditation through the Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Experience you will gain

You will be supported each step of the way to develop skills and knowledge in a wide variety of office-based and practical workshop tasks. You will become proficient in conducting practical workshop tasks, assessing the condition of a wide variety of specialist equipment, carrying out repair and refurbishment, conducting re-assembly and testing operations to industrial standards. You will also resolve problems and plan work scopes, monitor contractual obligations and engage with clients to support their requirements.

Typical responsibilities

You will develop a good understanding of the work carried out in our workshops, problem solving, and working towards the role of Project Engineer, becoming a key contact for clients and assuming responsibility for client contracts.

Entry requirements

Our preferred applicants will hold the following qualifications:

  • National 5 or equivalent in Mathematics and English
  • National 5 or equivalent in three from the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Graphical Communications, Business Studies, Accounts, Art and Design, Craft and Design, Engineering Science or a relevant Skills for Work qualification

An applicant with a Foundation Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering will be deemed to meet all of the above criteria.

Selection process

Applicants that meet the above entry requirements will be invited to undertake a skills test. Successful applicants will then be taken forward to the next stage of the selection process.

For more information on apprenticeships at Score, contact us.

Our advanced and specialist testing procedures and facilities ensure that all parts we overhaul and repair meet our exceedingly high level of quality.

Global coverage

We have offices and facilities all over the world, always ready when and where you need us.