Kmf Precision Sheet Metal Limited

Apprentice Sheet Metal Engineer - Intermediate (Level 2)

Kmf Precision Sheet Metal Limited (Employer)

Kmf Precision Sheet Metal Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,140.00
39.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday 8am - 4.30pm Friday 8am - 3.30pm
13 months (duration)
2 August 2021(start date)
Engineering Operative (apprenticeship standard)
8 positions available
2 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

KMF are an award winning apprenticeship provider for over 10 years. We are an employer and training provider, so all your apprenticeship training will be completed in house. We have placements for up to 8 new Apprentice Sheet Metal engineers. The successful candidate will complete a combination of on the job and off the job training.


What will the apprentice be doing?

As an Apprentice Sheet Metal Engineer, you will be trained in the following processes within our business and onsite training facility:

  • CNC Punch and Laser Cutting
  • CAD
  • MIG & TIG Welding
  • Inserting and Bushing
  • Drilling and Tapping
  • Linishing of products

All competency training takes place within our dedicated Apprentice Training Workshop, and academic training within our Training Centre.

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

For the first 6 months, a standard week would be:

3 days a wk - dedicated off the job training in our training workshop

1 day a wk - academic training in our training centre

1 day a wk - rotational training program in our manufacturing facility.

Following the initial 6 months, you will move into the factory on a rotational on the job training for 4 days per week.

Upon completion the apprentice will achieve an Intermediate Apprenticeship as and Engineering Operative

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of the Level 2 Apprenticeship, you will be offered the opportunity to progress to a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship.

We also offer the opportunity to continue onto further education and complete a degree apprenticeship in mechanical engineering, this will be completed with Staffordshire university whilst working full time at KMF. Career opportunities at KMF are throughout our whole business, ranging from business development, programming to department leaders.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade Minimum 3) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Minimum 3) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Technology / D&T / Resistant Materials (Grade Minimum 3) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Engineering (Grade Minimum Pass) Desired
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