Thank you for your interest in an Apprenticeship with Fircroft. Unfortunately, due to the uncertainty around Coronavirus, we have made the difficult decision to put our Apprenticeship recruitment on hold.


We expect this to be a temporary measure and will update the information here and keep those who have already applied informed over the coming weeks as the situation changes.


Launch your global career


With an apprenticeship at Fircroft you will have the chance to learn from experienced recruiters, marketers and entrepreneurs, working together as part of an established, global business. 
Now celebrating fifty years of success, Fircroft is one of the leading names in engineering recruitment, employing leading talent offices across 45 countries. Since 1970 we’ve been supplying engineering and technical professionals to the biggest engineering brands operating in Oil & Gas, Automotive, Renewables and many other industries.
This is your chance to learn from experienced professionals and get a head start towards a career like no other at our Head Office in Birchwood, Warrington


Our programme


For 2020 we are offering fantastic opportunities in a range of professional departments from Recruitment, to Legal, Marketing and more. Fircroft ensures that its people are the most talented and experienced in recruitment thanks to our professional training programme(s). 
Over the course of 24 months, in addition to studying towards a relevant work-based qualification you’ll experience classroom-based learning, on-the-job training, one-to-one desk-side training and be supported with a buddy to help you get off to the best start.


What our people say…. 



As an apprentice with Fircroft you can take advantage of our global reach, connect with professionals in every region and learn from an international community. We have apprenticeship opportunities in the departments listed below, click on each one for further information and how to apply: 




Working with a number of global clients across multiple sectors you will build relationships in order to gain an understanding of both the clients and contractors recruitment needs. You will work closely with your team to attract candidates by drafting advertising copy for use in a range of media, as well as by networking and headhunting. You will act as the vital link between clients and candidates. Throughout the course of your apprenticeship you will work towards and achieve your Level 3 Diploma in Recruitment.




Fircroft’s established IT Service Desk team is currently looking for an enthusiastic apprentice with a passion for IT. The role will see you gain a wide range of experience from dealing with 1st, 2nd and 3rd line support issues to dealing with technical projects. You will deal with 3rd party suppliers/vendors, work with a wide range of technologies and get involved in the maintenance of our infrastructure; contributing to our overall user experience. This is a great opportunity to develop your hands-on IT skills whilst working towards a nationally recognised IT qualification.




Fircroft operate in 45 countries and growing, as an apprentice in our Legal department you will be part of a team that provides legal services to all of these countries. From providing corporate support to Kazakhstan, drafting Powers of Attorney in Dubai, to reviewing commercial contracts in Australia; this role will truly provide you with global exposure and provide you with experience of working in the fast paced world of international legal services; whilst being supported by Fircroft’s In-house Legal SMEs (subject matter experts) with decades of experience.




As a Marketing apprentice you’ll play a crucial role in supporting Fircroft’s busy Marketing Department. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to get hands-on experience in every aspect of B2B (business to business) marketing, from email and content marketing through to market research and administration. During the course of your apprenticeship, you will study towards a relevant Marketing qualification.




Your role as an apprentice in the Service Centre is to deliver a best in class service to all our clients, internal and external. You will support Fircroft Contractor’s from their first day, supporting to deliver smooth on-boarding, ensuring payments are accurate and timely and queries are dealt with efficiently. Currently our Payroll and Credit Control teams have opportunities for enthusiastic apprentices, with good IT skills and an eye for accuracy. During your apprenticeship, you will achieve a nationally recognised qualification relevant to either Payroll or Credit Control.




Fircroft’s Market Intelligence acts as a central hub for business development support, to Sales and Recruitment teams globally. The department proactively combines research, news and sales leads to identify target companies and technical industries, driving growth in every region. You will have the opportunity to learn from, network and engage with leaders in the recruitment industry, while gaining extensive knowledge of our industries and clients.