What will the apprentice be doing?
You will gain first-hand knowledge how our trucks are assembled through the use of just-in-time manufacturing methods, correct tool usage and electronic work instructions. You will gain hands-on experience and an insight into areas including frame assembly, piping and wiring, chassis and cab assembly, and vehicle finish.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Working within a team to assemble our vehicles, you will work towards achieving Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering qualification as part of the Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard.
You will attend Preston’s College on a block release basis to complete the above qualfiications.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
You will aquire the skills and knowledge required to become an Assembly Operator.
Reality CheckWith a keen, demonstrable interest in Automotive, Manufacturing or Engineering, you will be eager to learn and be able to adapt to a changing environment. With the ability to use your own initiative, you will take co-responsibility for your development within the business and help shape your future career.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential