What will the apprentice be doing?LCM Engineering are a successful, well established Engineering and Manufacturing operation, uniquely positioned to provide a One-Stop Turn-Key service for: Automation, Tooling, Fixtures, Design and Manufacturing. They work with special purpose bespoke machines and applications, Fully Automated Robot Assembly applications & systems and Specialist applications including Niche Vehicle Hand Built Tooling & Facilities and automotive – Welding, Bonding, Riveting, Adhesive application & General Assembly. The role will consist of working on a wide range of mechanical and pneumatic assembly applications in the automotive industry, consisting of tool building, robot cell and automation applications, mechanical build, mechanical assembly, fixturing and assembly of robotic cells and automated applications. You will also manufacture and fabricate parts and equipment, conducting a final inspection of mechanical aspects, machinery, and tooling and resolve any problems identified.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence) Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Technical Support Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?A permanent position may be on offer upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.
Reality CheckCandidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage. Only candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
Skills Requiredcommunication skills, Good attention to detail, Good teamwork, Organisation skills
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9 - 4 (A to C)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9 - 4 (A to C)) Desired