Thales UK Limited

2021 Manufacturing Apprentice (Level 2 Engineering Apprenticeship) - Intermediate (Level 2)

Thales UK Limited (Employer)

Bridgwater and Taunton College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,900.00
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 37 hour per week Working times per day will be confirmed by manager
3 years (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Engineering Operative (apprenticeship standard)
10 positions available
5 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Through our Engineering Operative apprenticeship you’ll be making the most of your talents, getting to understand manufacturing from the ground up; and doing so with the help of one of the biggest and best names in the industry.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Training, learning the key skills required for working in the manufacturing areas; assembly techniques, Wiring and looming, Soldering and ESD safety. You will become a key member of the team, with technical knowledge and practical expertise in the use of both common and specialist tools and equipment, including the use of a variety of measuring, testing, diagnostic aids/equipment and processes to ensure individual components, assemblies and/or integrated systems meet the required specification

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

As a manufacturing apprentice you will be working towards a Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations. For the duration of this 2-3 year programme you will be given one day per week in which to complete your studies with a local college. For the other 4 days you will be working in the business, applying your learning and gaining a breadth of experience across the industry.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After the apprenticeship you will become a Manufacturing Engineer

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent 2 GCSE's in Maths and English (Grade Grade 5 or above (c+)) Essential
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