Performance, Precision, Partnership


A Modern Apprenticeship is a bridge between the world of education and the world of work. Based at Burgess Hill in the heart of Mid Sussex, HPC Compressed Air Systems is offering you the opportunity of a three-year Apprenticeship. Spending time in college, gaining valuable and nationally recognised qualifications as well as on the job training, earning a salary, and working towards a career. You will experience the daily pressures, standards and practices of working life while handling the tools, equipment and materials you will be using when you are fully trained. Along the way, you will learn key skills such as team working and effective communication.

The apprenticeship will follow the Compressed Air and Vacuum Technician route as published in the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

College attendance will be one day per week at East Surrey College based in Redhill, Surry, across the three years.

Many employees at HPC have followed the apprentice route and moved into various roles on completion including Service Engineer, Area Sales Engineer, National Accounts Manager and Technical Support Engineer.


Our successful applicant will have a grade C or above at GCSE or equivalent in Maths, English and Science and a Merit or above in Engineering BTEC Level 2 or similar. They will be able to show good IT skills, have enthusiasm and a willingness to learn, study and work hard.

 In return, HPC is offering a salary package that includes 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, a pension scheme & private healthcare after a qualifying period. 

 All CVs must be accompanied by a covering letter explaining your interest in a Service Engineer Apprenticeship with HPC Compressed Air Systems.

 If you would like to be part of this, and have the necessary grades and attributes, please apply with your CV & covering letter by email to: