In the 2021 Rate My Apprenticeship awards, Siemens Healthineers was listed alongside employers including the NHS, Goldman Sachs and Rolls Royce as one of the top 100 apprentice employers in the UK. Awarded based on employee feedback, Siemens Healthineers was ranked 67th in the country, with a review rating of 8.6 from reviews written by apprentices on RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk.
In the UK, Siemens Healthineers has approximately 2000 employees, with manufacturing sites in Oxford, Llanberis and Sudbury. With customers predominantly from the NHS, Siemens Healthineers strives to challenge conventional ways of thinking to shape the future of healthcare – investing in the development of early careers with apprenticeship opportunities across the country.
Siemens Healthineers manufactures superconducting magnets for MRI scanners, as well as designing, maintaining and operating solutions in laboratory diagnostics and point of care at manufacturing sites across the UK. The apprenticeship scheme offers roles in a variety of areas including customer services, engineering, quality and operations. With both advanced and higher-level apprenticeships on offer, employees benefit from well-established structured training programmes designed to develop key skills.
Kieran Fudge joined Siemens Healthineers as part of an advanced apprenticeship and works as a customer service engineer. “Siemens Healthineers is a large company with a very structured apprenticeship programme, I was keen to find a job that provided me with training, trade, and an opportunity for continuous study. My apprenticeship in electrical engineering has provided all those things and I enjoy the challenge of working in an industry that is constantly developing.” Kieran was shortlisted this year for the National Apprentice Awards Advanced Engineering Apprentice of the Year 2020.