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  • We typically recruit apprentices across our 3M UK sites into the following areas:

    • Engineering
    • Research and development
    • Business Administration
    • Finance and accounting
    • Marketing
    • Information technology

    The main objective for our apprenticeship scheme is to build talent, with your fresh skills and perspectives allowing you to benefit from our wide range of knowledge and expertise. The scheme is designed to challenge you and channel your potential, so we look for focused young people who are dedicated to achieving results, whether that is in a team or individually. From Day One you will be given the chance to capitalise on our expertise and guidance, allowing you to achieve your full potential.

    We also believe that your learning and development is integral to your growth within the work place, so provide a solid foundation for you to work towards your qualification.

    As a 3M apprentice, you will work closely with your managers and your wider team, building a network of support to help you achieve your own goals, while we ensure you get the training you need to excel. You will also work towards gaining your Advanced and/or Higher level qualifications, relevant to your role within the company. This programme of structured learning and development will equip you with the right skills and tools necessary for a professional career.

  • There are no apprenticeship vacancies at present.