Operations Apprenticeship Bolton 2020



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Annual wage £14,500.00
37.0 hours per week Your contract will require you to work for 37 hours per week Monday - Friday with a flexible working scheme.
duration: 4 years
start: 1 September 2020
Advanced(level 3)
Engineering Fitter Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
6 positions available
5 January 2020 (application closing date)
MBDA are looking for the skilled workforce of the future. This four year programme offers a fantastic opportunity at our brand new manufacturing site in Bolton, working in an open plan working environment with state of the art manufacturing facility and laboratories aimed at aiding your learning and development.


What will the apprentice be doing?

This practical and ''hands-on'' four year programme includes placements around the business in: •Printed Electrical Circuit Manufacturing •Cable Manufacturing •Missile Assembly •Missile Integration •Missile Test •Calibration & Maintenance

You will be trained to solder to internationally recognised standards and achieve an Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship qualification (equivalent to a Level 3 BTEC qualification)

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

Operations apprentices study for a minimum of a HNC in Electrical Engineering at Wigan & Leigh College on day release. This allows you to earn an academic and nationally recognised qualification as well as gain essential practical learning experiences within a professional and friendly workplace. You will study towards a Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. You will work within our business on rotational placements for the remainder of the week.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

What are the benefits for you? • Fully funded HNC and HND in Mechanical Engineering • Permanent position within the company • Fantastic opportunities to bring your technical knowledge to schools as a STEM ambassador • A range of personal development opportunities • A range of fantastic opportunities tailored to your needs and ongoing development and support

Reality Check

Please note that in order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications Required

A Level or equivalent dependent on role (Grade See MBDA website) Desired
BTEC or equivalent dependent on role (Grade See MBDA website) Desired
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