W Hallam Castings Ltd

Apprentice Casting Controller/Tool Assembly

Employer:

W Hallam Castings Ltd

Training Provider:

THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week 40hrs
duration: 3 years
start: 16 September 2019
Doncaster
Advanced(level 3)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
9 September 2019 (application closing date)
The successful candidate will study towards an Advanced Engineering Technician Apprenticeship in Technical Support. This is a great opportunity to join a great company.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will study towards an Advanced Engineering Technician Apprenticeship in Technical Support.  The candidate will be trained in all disciplines of manual machining, including milling, turning and general hand fitting skills, and will progress to operating high pressure die casting machines and develop an understanding of the principles of die casting tooling design.


Tasks you will carry out:

  • Machining components to engineering specifications.
  • High pressure die casting tool design and building
  • Tool assembly and management of stocks of tooling consumables. 
  • Working to the high quality standards required for tooling components.
  • Ensure you adhere to Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • Work alongside skilled machinists including die casting machine operatives to provide you with the knowledge needed to become fully trained.
  • You will also be expected to working to given time scales and respond quickly to changing demands throughout your working day.

Future Prospects

Additional outcomes:

  • Delivering increased productivity through maximisation of cycle times
  • Working with people at all levels of the organisation

Reality Check

  • For more information on the National Minimum Wage for Apprentices please visit https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • Demonstrate good team working abilities
  • Be able to work on own initiative
  • Be a highly motivated individual
  • Have good organisation and time keeping skills

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn new skills and adapt to change
  • Have a passion for engineering

Qualifications Required

  • The chosen candidate must have 5 GCSE's or equivalent at Grade C or above, which must include maths and English

Training Provided

The successful candidate will study towards an Advanced Engineering Technician Apprenticeship in Technical Support.

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