ANGUS SOFT FRUITS LIMITED

Apprentice Engineer

Employer:

ANGUS SOFT FRUITS LIMITED

Training Provider:

HEART OF WORCESTERSHIRE COLLEGE

Weekly wage £147.00 to £288.75
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday on a rota basis
duration: 24 months
start: 17 February 2020
Evesham
Advanced(level 3)
Engineering Manufacture(Craft and Technician) (apprenticeship standard)
5 February 2020 (application closing date)
This is an excellent opportunity to work at a small company in the scenic countryside around Evesham. Your role will be to safely plan and carry out machining operations on a wide range of products and materials, from planning and implementing maintenance schedules to supervising external service providers.

Responsibilities

Duties include:

  • To plan and implement maintenance schedules
  • To diagnose faults and repair accordingly
  • To respond to breakdowns in a timely manner
  • To undertake preventative maintenance checks as directed
  • To assist with first line IT support
  • To supervise external service providers
  • To complete all documentation accurately and within agreed timeframes
  • To ensure compliance with health and safety legislation
  • To ensure compliance with all Angus Soft Fruits’ policies and procedures
  • To work collaboratively with other departments
  • To attend relevant meetings and cascade information to teams as appropriate
  • To undertake any other duty commensurate with the role

Future Prospects

Following the successful completion of the apprenticeship with your employer and HoW College there is a potential for further training to be provided as well as a full time position within the company following successful performance reviews.

Reality Check

Please note that there is a day release element to this apprenticeship into Worcester Campus during term time.

Please ensure that you are able to get the to the employer on a daily basis before applying for this role.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • Good communicator
  • Literate
  • Good IT skills
  • Team player
  • Numerate
  • Good telephone manner
  • Ability to follow instruction

Qualities Required

  • Positive attitude
  • Self motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy
  • Honest
  • Has integrity 
  • Really keen to learn
  • Can work independently
  • Asks for help when unsure

Qualifications Required

5 GCSE's at grade 5 (C+) or above including maths or equivalent qualifications.

Training Provided

Full Level 3 Framework:

  • BTEC Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Functional skills if required
  • ERR - Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • PLTS - Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
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