Cavendish Nuclear Limited

Electrical Design Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Cavendish Nuclear Limited (Employer)

Loughborough College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,650.00
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm
42 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Engineering Technician (apprenticeship standard)
29 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The successful applicant will gain a solid foundation within a professional design office. Apply now if you want to secure this fantastic opportunity.



Typically the type of work Electrical Design Apprentices will be involved in will include:

  • Assisting in the production of scoping calculations and supporting analysis
  • Models
  • Drawings
  • Design based documentation
  • Technical reports for customers or specific projects

As part of the apprenticeship, individuals will spend time undertaking placements across a range of business areas.

Future Prospects

To become a permanent member of the team.

Reality Check

Always consider working and training locations. Your primary working base will be Radar Road in Leicester and your training will be provided at Loughborough College. Please research travelling to both locations before applying.

Skills Required

  • Keen interest in design and engineering
  • Problem solver
  • Eager to learn
  • Good communication

Qualities Required

  • A team player - an individual who thrives on working in a team environment.
  • Reliable and good time keeping
  • Eager to learn
  • Passion for engineering

Qualifications Required

A minimum of 5 GCSE’s or equivalent at Grade 4 (C) or above including English and Science, and Maths at Grade 5 (B) or above.

Any link to design technology or CAD experience would be looked upon favourably. Whilst academic ability plays a part, we care as much about your attitude and desire to be part of our future at Cavendish Nuclear and we want to see evidence that you're genuinely interested in and enthusiastic about developing a career in CAD design.

Training Provided

You will enrol onto the Engineering Technician Apprenticeship standard and you will gain the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard in Engineering Technician
  • Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
  • Level 2 Award for Foundation Competence
  • Level 2 Functional Skills Maths/English (if required)
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