Goodwin Apprenticeships

Earn while you learn on a Goodwin Apprenticeship!

Goodwin is a dynamic and profitable Engineering Group with worldwide external sales in excess of £120 million. The success of Goodwin is based on engineering excellence and we are keen to train more engineers to provide for future growth. 

How it Works

The apprentice project is based around an on the job training concept, which enables us to ensure that the apprentices show interest in what they are learning and that the right work ethic and attitude is adopted from the very start. 

All of our trainees will go through a formal four year apprentice training programme including off the job tuition in our bespoke training centre.E

The Goodwin Group of Companies

Hoben International Ltd

Mineral processing, and mixing for industrial applications

Dupré Minerals

Vermiculite processing and products

Goodwin International Ltd

Heavy engineering, precision machining & inspection for global industry

Goodwin Steel Castings

Europe’s leading steel foundry producing steel castings for nuclear, naval & petrochemical industries

Easat Radar Systems

Radar systems for coastal, air traffic and defence

Goodwin Refractory Service Ltd

Refractory powders and products for the jewellery & industrial investment casting industries

Metal Proving Services Ltd
Mechanical testing, metallurgical inspection, corrosion susceptibility
Internet Central

Internet & business communications provider

Frequently Asked Questions

Making a decision on your future career can seem daunting, so we have put together a list of questions that new apprentices often ask before applying:

Yes! The Goodwin Apprenticeship Sheme allows you to earn while you learn. The Group pays above average apprentice wage rates with good potential future earnings.

The majority of the training within the apprentice scheme will be in the form of one-to-one 6 week modules at the seven Goodwin UK company sites in Staffordshire. 

All of our trainees will go through a formal four year apprentice training programme including off the job tuition in our bespoke training centre.

The majority of the training within the apprentice scheme will be in the form of one to one 6 week modules at the seven Goodwin UK company sites in Staffordshire. The placements are interspersed with weekly high level skills input from specialists within the Group.

Goodwin Apprentices who show the correct attitude and desire to perform well in the workplace will have the opportunity to progress to a career within the Goodwin group of companies, regardless of the qualifications that they arrive with.

Yes.  All apprentices qualify to Level 3 in Manufacturing Engineering and gain further qualifications depending on their journey within the Group.

Goodwin Apprentices who show the correct attitude and desire to perform well in the workplace will have the opportunity to progress to a career within the Goodwin group of companies, regardless of the  qualifications that they arrive with.

All apprentices who make their way through the Goodwin Apprenticeship Scheme benefit from a structured training programme. Each individual is given the same encouraging start, but as their strengths and merits are exposed, a tailored route of training is developed to provide them with the most effective opportunity to grow and build the best career, to benefit both them and the company they are placed with.

Sounds Good?

Apply now for our September 2023 intake and take the first step towards a rewarding future career in engineering.