Atlas Elektronik Uk Ltd

Engineering Apprenticeships (Engineering- Sonar)

Employer:

Atlas Elektronik Uk Ltd

Training Provider:

BOURNEMOUTH AND POOLE COLLEGE, THE

Wage Competitive salary
37.0 hours per week Permanent, Full time (37 hours/ week) Shifts TBC
duration: 18 months
start: 6 July 2020
Dorchester
Intermediate(level 2)
Engineering Operative Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
1 March 2020 (application closing date)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated & enthusiastic apprentice to join our successful & growing company in Winfrith, Dorset. The apprentice will be an integral part of the Sonar Department. The opportunity to work with the sonar engineering teams, gaining experience in all aspects of sonar design, component fabrication & testing.

Responsibilities

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK is looking to employ an apprentice who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and who has a real passion and desire to understand our business domain. The apprentice will be an integral part of the Sonar Department. This apprenticeship will offer variety and the opportunity to work with the sonar engineering teams, gaining experience in all aspects of sonar design, component fabrication and testing.

You will be given guidance and mentoring to develop your skills in supporting a range of tasks. The Apprentice engineer under supervision and assistance will learn how to conduct the following tasks:

  • Use requirements driven engineering design principles to develop innovative sonar components and systems
  • Efficient use of design tools including Solid Edge CAD package
  • Assembly of prototype sonar components, including wiring, electronics and mechanical assembly
  • Testing of prototype components to characterise their performance
  • Acoustic measurement and calibration
  • Laboratory management
  • Justification and documentation of design principles
  • Active participation in design reviews
  • Laboratory and sea based testing of systems

Future Prospects

Possible progression to Higher Level Apprenticeships 

Skills Required

  • Passion for Solid Edge CAD package
  • Electronics and mechanical assembly.
  • Willingness to learn
  • Determined

Qualities Required

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK is looking to employ an apprentice who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and who has a real passion and desire to understand our business domain.

Qualifications Required

Minimum of 5 GCSE’s, or equivalent, at Grade A* - C 9/4 including English, maths and a Science or Engineering related subject. Applications from A Level candidates will also be welcomed for higher level apprenticeships.

Training Provided

Engineering Operative Level 2

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