Helmsman Coin Controlled Lockers Ltd

Apprentice Engineering Technician - Advanced (Level 3)

Helmsman Coin Controlled Lockers Ltd (Employer)

West Suffolk College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £203.20
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday - Monday – Thursday, 7.30am–4.45pm Friday, 7.30am–12pm.
48 months (duration)
7 December 2020(start date)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
30 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are the UK’s leading manufacturer of high quality lockers, cubicles and changing room furniture installed throughout the leisure, education, health, retail and industrial market sectors. They have an exciting opportunity for a apprentice to join the team.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Set up machines such as CNC machine and routers
  • Check job instructions, ie drawings and sales person’s notes for jobs to be programmed
  • Programme machines to bend and cut steel for various sizes of lockers/cubicles
  • Be part of a team to problem solve either customers bespoke requests or manufacturing challenges
  • Timetable works and liaise with purchasing team for the purchase of materials to efficiently match timetable

Future Prospects

The successful candidate has the opportunity for a full-time permanent role on successful completion of the apprenticeship, which could lead to a supervisor’s role or engineering manager.

Reality Check

  • Weekly paid
  • Indoor work
  • The candidate will be working with oily machines
  • Fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Working with colleagues who have 30 years plus experience

Skills Required

  • An interest in machines
  • Logical way of problem solving
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Takes pride in their work

Qualities Required

  • Have a ready to learn attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Reliable & good time keeping
  • Enjoy contributing to a team
  • Ambitious

Qualifications Required

At least four GCSEs to include maths and English Grade A*-C or 9-5 is essential.

Training Provided

Full Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship

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