Apprentice Machinist - Advanced (Level 3)

Employer:

W Hallam Castings Ltd

Training Provider:

The University of Sheffield

Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week Shifts to be confirmed.
duration: 3 years
start: 21 September 2020
Doncaster
Advanced (Level 3)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
16 September 2020 (application closing date)
The chosen candidate will study an Advanced Engineering Technician Apprenticeship, Manufacturing Engineering (Machining). During your apprenticeship you will be trained in all disciplines of machining, including milling, turning and general fitting skills.

Responsibilities

The chosen candidate will study an Advanced Engineering Technician Apprenticeship, Manufacturing Engineering (Machining).  During your apprenticeship you will be trained in all disciplines of machining, including milling, turning and general hand fitting skills, and will progress to operating CNC machining equipment including Vertical Machining Centres.

Tasks you will carry out:

  • Machining components to engineering specifications
  • Fanuc programming – CAD/CAM
  • Tool assembly
  • Working to high quality standards required for the components
  • Ensure you adhere to Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • Work alongside skilled machinists 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

Additional outcomes:

  • Delivering increased productivity
  • Reduced production costs and maximising end user machine output
  • Working with people at all levels of the organisation

Future Prospects

Possibility to progress on to a degree level apprenticeship.

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): 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/4 or above, which must include maths and English.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering - Machinist 
  • Functional Skills if required 
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