What will the apprentice be doing?
Apex is a multi-faceted organisation, working throughout the UK, serving Government, Military and other public sector clients as well as defence, industrial and many commercial customers. Staff benefits include: potential transport cost cover and a good pension scheme. The apprentice will be required to understand in detail the CAD (Computer Aided Design) process from 2D drawing to full 3D working models, translate customers’ requirements into manufacturing requirements and work through the complete manufacturing process. You will also speak to customers to discuss requirements or resolve any issues, ensuring that quality/material yield and costs meet the original quotation and follow the specific Health & Safety procedures required within the role. The role will be split 50% in the office and 50% in the workshop.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Engineering Operative – Level 2 EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations EAL Level 2 in Engineering Operations
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?Potential Production Engineer – CAD Engineer position
Reality CheckCandidates must attend 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.
Skills RequiredCommitted, communication skills, hardworking
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 3/D) Desired
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 3/D) Desired