CNC Machining Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)


Newcastle Tool & Gauge Ltd TA: NTG Precision

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Weekly wage £144.30
37.0 hours per week Days and times to be confirmed
duration: 42 months
start: 1 September 2020
Advanced (Level 3)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
31 July 2020 (application closing date)
This is an excellent opportunity for somebody looking to take on an Apprenticeship in CNC Machining.


The employer is looking for an advanced apprentice to work in a CNC engineering environment.

The role will include CNC machining. This is an exciting opportunity which will enable the apprentice to learn a real craft in a growing and exciting company.

The apprentice will shadow a skilled worker and be involved in day to day activities, using milling and turning machines.

The apprentices would learn how to:

  • Use lathes for turning operations
  • Use milling machines
  • Use CNC machine tool programs

This is an ideal position for someone who is direct and who wants to pursue a long term career within the engineering industry.

Future Prospects

As a Tyne North Training apprentice you will benefit from our unique funding packages. This apprenticeship will lead to a bespoke, unique skill.

Reality Check

A candidate’s successful application will lead to an aptitude test and interview with Tyne North Training and a possible interview with the prospective employer.

Skills Required

  • Motivated
  • Willingness to learn and have a positive attitude

Qualities Required

  • Good timekeeping
  • The ability to take on board information in a variety of formats
  • Able to communicate effectively with colleagues and team leaders
  • Have a proven interest in the working environment and want an apprenticeship

Qualifications Required

The candidate must have GCSEs, or equivalent, at grade C or above including Maths and English Language.

Please note that Level 2 adult literacy and Level 2 adult numeracy will not be accepted. This is due to the apprenticeship awarding body’s requirements.

Training Provided

The advanced apprenticeship is typically a 42 month programme.

The successful candidate will work towards and complete the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 2 Diploma in Machining (Foundation Knowledge)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Machining (Development Knowledge)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Machinist (Development Competence)
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