Are you a problem solver? Do you have a passion to learn new skills, use your initiative and make a real difference?

Look no further. We’re offering an exciting opportunity for a bright, practical-minded individual to join our team and help grow the future of our specialist engineering business.

Based at our customer’s sites in Yorkshire and across the UK, you will work alongside our experienced team. Full training will be given, including a day per week at our partnered training college.

Who is ISF and what do they do?

ISF is the leading provider of engineering solutions to the Animal Feed Manufacturing industry in the UK. We manufacture, install, maintain and repair processing machinery to keep feed mills across the UK fully operational. Improving their efficiency and reducing costs, the work we do plays a crucial role in the British food supply chain.

As an Apprentice Manufacturing Engineer, you’ll join a close-knit, experienced team, helping to install equipment and machinery at our customers sites in Yorkshire and across the UK. You’ll be supported to grow skills, knowledge, and develop your career in engineering, whilst making a real contribution to our customers in the animal feed processing industry.

Working at ISF

We operate in a supportive environment, dedicated to developing our people and helping them to fulfil their potential. We are committed to our employees for the long-term and have team members who have progressed from apprentice level to management positions. As our company grows, we are looking for positive individuals to learn, bring new idea, form strong relationships with our customers and help our business to grow.

As an Apprentice Mechanical Installation Engineer your work will mainly be on our customers sites, helping to install processing equipment. This will be split between working locally (within 80 miles radius) and working further away which may need an overnight stay. We offer good rates of pay and overtime at enhanced rates, plus a generous overnight allowance and expenses when required.

The ideal candidate for this role will be:
  • Enthusiastic about pursuing career in engineering.
  • Practical and positive.
  • Enjoy solving problems.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Able to act on own initiative.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Passionate about learning new skills.
  • High regard for Health and Safety standards.
  • Desire to be a part of our team and uphold the excellent reputation of the company.

All training will be provided, so previous experience is not essential.

Daily activities will include:
  • Working alongside our highly skilled engineers to install equipment and machinery at client sites across the UK.
  • One day a week at our partner training college to complete coursework.
  • Learning and applying technical skills which will include: Welding, Pipework and Pneumatics, Installation of steel structures, Mechanical assemblies, and Process engineering principles.
  • Assisting with the planning and organising installations so that required equipment, machinery, fixtures and fittings are taken to the site, with high standard of finish and complying to health and safety standards.
  • Problem solving challenges ‘on the go’, bringing ideas that could make a real difference to the businesses we help.
  • Build strong relationships with our customers, answering queries and offering solutions to their processing workflow.
  • Opportunity to travel across the UK visiting our customers on-site.
  • Attractive rates of pay increasing to best in the industry upon completion of apprenticeship.
  • Opportunities to increase pay with overtime regularly available at enhanced rates.
  • When working away from home, overnight accommodation in high-quality hotel with private room, generous daily allowance and additional expenses.
  • Work in a unique and exciting industry, making a real difference to the UK supply chain.
  • Access to bespoke in-house training programme tailored specifically to advancing skills, knowledge and best practice in feed milling engineering.
  • Opportunities for long-term career progression.
  • Close-knit team and supportive working environment.
  • Ongoing partnerships with certified training providers offering a variety of courses for skills advancement and professional development.

We’re building our team for the future, so you’re looking to join the UK’s leading provider of engineering solutions to feed processing industries, learn invaluable skills from our highly experienced team, and kickstart your career in engineering, apply now.

To apply email with CV and covering letter.

Please only apply to this role if you are if you are 18+ years old.