Olson Electronics Ltd

Advanced Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice L3 - Advanced (Level 3)

Olson Electronics Ltd (Employer)

Hcuc (Training Provider)

Annual wage £11,040.00
37.5 hours per week Mon to Fri - 08:30 to 16:30
48 months (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Engineering technician (apprenticeship standard)
29 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

When using CNC equipment, they will be expected to be able to produce, prove and/or edit programmes. During and on completion of the machining operations they will be expected to measure and check the components being produced and make adjustments to the equipment/programme to ensure components meet the required specification.


What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Machinist in the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering sector, you are predominantly involved in highly skilled, complex and precision work. Machining components from specialist materials using conventional and/or CNC machine tools such as:

  • Centre lathes.
  • Vertical and horizontal milling machines.
  • Horizontal and cylindrical grinding machines.
  • Electro discharge machines.
  • Single and multi- axis CNC machine tools centres. 

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

Apprentices will be required to attend college at least x1 day per week either at Uxbridge, Harrow or Hayes Campus completing necessary mandatory training and units associated with the apprenticeship.

The apprentice will be required to:

  • Employer approved Level 2 Foundation Competence qualification
  • Employer approved Level 3 Development Competence qualification
  • Employer approved Level 3 Development Technical Knowledge qualification
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Skills, Knowledge, and Behaviours.
  • Standard and End Point Assessment.
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths, and ICT (if required).

Other training will be provided by the employer as required to enable the fulfilment of the job role.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Skilled engineer, Team leader

Reality Check

The applicant should live in the Harrow area if at all possible.

Skills Required

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

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
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