Awe Plc

Electronic Design Degree Apprenticeship - Degree (Level 6)

Awe Plc (Employer)

Awe Plc (Training Provider)

Annual wage £13,500.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday: 8.25 hours Alternate Fridays: 8 hours
51 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
5 positions available
20 January 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Our role in nuclear defence and what we do to support the UK’s nuclear deterrent, is vital in defending our country from the most extreme threats and to keeping the peace. From developing the warheads for the nuclear deterrent, to providing counter-terrorism and nuclear threat reduction solutions, the work we do is of global importance.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Throughout your apprenticeship you will attend a number of lectures designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of further electronic theory, these include:


·       Component recognition

·       Component characteristics

·       Circuit calculations

·       Semi-conductor theory

·       Fault finding techniques

·       Testing and measuring

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

As an electronic apprentice you will spend your first year of training producing several electronic projects whilst also attending university part time. These projects will help you to develop your skills and knowledge in basic electronic theory, components, basic circuit design, circuit construction and reporting.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As an apprentice with AWE, you will be offered a permanent contract from day one. Following the successful completion of the programme, you will move into a role within the business. This is typically a role where you have completed a placement as a part of the programme. From here, you will build your career as an AWE employee.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working, Health & Safety Aware, Passion & Motivation

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade C or above) Desired
A Level or equivalent Science (Grade C or above) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Engineering (Grade Level 3) Desired
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