Rheinmetall Bae Systems Land Limited

Level 4 Higher Engineering Apprenticeship in mechanical or electronic engineering - Higher (Level 4)

Rheinmetall Bae Systems Land Limited (Employer)

City of Wolverhampton College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,125.00
37.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday 08:15 -17:00 Friday 08:15 - 12:15 Total hours per week: 37 (some college attendance)
48 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Engineering Manufacturing Technician (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
19 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are offering Level 4 Higher Engineering Apprenticeshipsto join our growing Early Careers community at our headquarters in Telford. RBSL is a growing and exciting business, that specialises in the design, manufacture and support of military vehicles used by the British Army, that has a growing and dynamic Early Careers program.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Significant amount of days release to college with the remainder of the time spent on site working within the engineering functions of RBSL. When in the business the apprentice will spend time in various areas of the Engineering function to gain knowledge and understanding of how each of these area support the RBSL business. These placements will vary in length from 3 - 6 months, and will build upon the academic knowledge gained from the time at college.


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

Day releases to the City of Wolverhampton College where the apprentice will be studying for an Engineering Manufacturing Technician Level 4 qualification (Standard Ref: ST0841). When in the business the apprentice will spend time in various areas of the engineering function, to build upon the knowledge and understanding gained whilst studying at college. 


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of the four year apprenticeship it is planned that the apprentice will exit into a role within the RBSL Engineering Team although the specific area within Engineering is planned to be defined within the final six months of the apprenticeship.


Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent Maths, Science, English Lang or Enginnering L3 (Grade C/Pass) Essential
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