Bucher Municipal Limited

Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Bucher Municipal Limited (Employer)

East Surrey College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £16,995.00
39.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 4.00pm with 30 minutes unpaid lunch and Friday 7.30am to 3.00pm with 30 minutes unpaid lunch.
3 years (duration)
1 August 2022(start date)
Engineering fitter (apprenticeship standard)
4 positions available
30 June 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

JOIN A WINNING TEAM. This apprenticeship will develop the skillset required to become a fully qualified Assembly Fitter including sub assemblies and main assemblies in line with defined process sheets and technical assembly drawings to meet the production plan of the company ensuring quality standards are maintained.


What will the apprentice be doing?

The assembly department's responsibility is to assemble all parts of the completed truck mounted sweeper.

As part of the apprenticeship, you will be:-

  • Taught how to assemble the product
  • Learn to read engineering drawings
  • Understand engineering regulations
  • Required to meet or exceed all College targets set for you
  • Maintain the high quality of a worldwide renowned product
  • Achieve targets set by Supervisors and Managers
  • Attend all training courses required by the company

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

  • Engineering Practical Skills Level 2
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge) – Awarding organization Pearsons; GLH 720
  • Engineering Fitting Standard Level 3
  • In house training including manual handling

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Many of our apprentices have gone on to develop their careers with us through further education, some specialising and others moving into supervisory activities.

Apprentices are a key part of our business and we look to maintain the skills learnt during the apprenticeship and to develop these further in future career paths within the organisation.

Reality Check

You will be required to attend College 1 day per week. You will enhance your development and practice your skills learnt in a supportive environment in the company with experienced mentors to encourage you.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Physical fitness, Reliability, Enthusiasm

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent IT (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Desired
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