What will the apprentice be doing?
This is an excellent opportunity within the Manufacturing Engineering Industry to work in an organisation using the most up to date technology and receiving the highest standards of education.
Within year 1 of the apprenticeship, the apprentices will undergo 5 days off the job training at a specialist Training Provider, learning both practical and theoretical skills in engineering.
Within year 2 until the end of the apprenticeship, there will be 4 days on the job training based at the plant with continued studies - 1 day a week with specialist Training Provider.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The sucessful candidates will gain a full Level 3 Engineering Maintenance Technician Standard with pathways available for Mechatronics Maintenance Technician and Tool & Die Maintenance Technican. You will work in either the Assembly, Press or Die Maintenance Departments, alongside other talented Technicians.
The qualifications the apprentice will receive are as follows:
- Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competance)
- Level 2 Award Foundation Phase Gateway Assessment
- Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competance) - Mechatronics Maintenance / Tool & Die Maintenance
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Apprentcies can progress onto full time work and a HNC Level of study will be an optional progression (Higher Apprenticeship in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Level 4).
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Time Management and Attendance
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent 2 other subjects (Grade 4 or above (or C or above)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above (or C or above)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above (or C or above)) Essential