Magna International Holding (UK) Limited

Die Casting Machine Operator (DCM) Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Magna International Holding (UK) Limited (Employer)

Dudley College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,680.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Thursday (08:30am - 5:00pm), Friday (08:30am - 14:00pm) This role may involve you needing to be flexible within your working hours and therefore shift patterns will occur of which a shift premium will be paid.
27 months (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
11 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are seeking to employ and train an Apprentice in the process of High-Pressure Vacuum Die Casting. You will be highly trained to work in the world of large tonnage Die Casting manufacturing; the initial training will be broad based casting and production based leading to a first appointment.

Responsibilities

Your role will be varied and will include areas such as:

  • Attend Die Casting L3 Apprenticeship at Dudley College
  • Complete and pass all 21 mandatory units
  • Complete and pass 1 optional unit
  • Complete Level 1-3 Die Casting Machine Operator training on site at CCUK
  • Ensure all mandatory CCUK training units are completed on time (HSE)
  • Guarantee a safe working environment
  • Ensure all production processes conform to current quality standards
  • Manufacture parts in time to satisfy customer demand
  • Strive to improve production processes
  • Be part of team to root cause analysis of non-conforming production and implement corrective actions
  • Quality check of parts produced
  • Record hourly performance and Key characteristics of parts produced 
  • Promote the companies HSE policies across the department and plant and adhere to all Health and Safety environmental requirements

Future Prospects

Apart from joining a great team you will also receive the following:

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive 3 year apprenticeship scheme
  • Practical experience
  • Mentoring and training
  • On-site parking
  • Full Health and Safety briefing (PPE provided)

Reality Check

Mobility to attend both place of work (Telford) and Dudley College.

Skills Required

  • Basic working knowledge of Microsoft (Excel, Word etc.)
  • Passion to learn about manufacturing and technology
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Team player
  • Confidence to challenge the status quo
  • Work collaboratively to achieve project/company goals

Qualities Required

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Good communicator both written and verbal
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Organised and able to multitask
  • Proactive in approach with a “can do attitude”
  • Self-motivated
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Qualifications Required

5 GCSEs or equivalent grade A-C/8-4 or above in maths, English and Science.

Training Provided

Metal Casting, Foundry and Patternmaking Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Full Job Training will be provided in the workplace
  • For College Course - Apprentice will be required to go to the National Foundry Training Centre at the Dudley College of Technology located in Tipton, for scheduled block training, on average 4 consecutive days every 4 - 5 weeks. It is understood that there will be ten blocks in the first year and nine blocks each year thereafter
  • Please note that due to the global pandemic, initially these blocks may be replaced by distance learning
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