Widney Manufacturing Ltd

Widney - Level 3 Multi Skilled Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Widney Manufacturing Ltd (Employer)

Eef Apprentices and Skills (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £210.00 to £230.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday 07:30 - 16:00 & Friday 07.30 to 12:30
42 months (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Engineering technician (apprenticeship standard)
30 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Opportunity to join a fast paced world leading manufacturing company supplying the worlds top yellow goods industry as a Multi Skilled Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice. Interested? Apply now!


As an apprentice you will learn all elements of our business from enquiry intake through design, development, test and manufacture. With the end goal being as a qualified and competent setter, technician or engineer.

Widney is fast paced and you will be working for a company where no two days are the same.

Widney design and manufacture products including vehicle windows, sun blinds and telescopic slides, bespoke to customer specification in numerous industrial markets. With in excess of 100 years experience we are the market leader in our industry and supply to over 30 countries worldwide.

Widney has built a strong reputation for design, technical support and engineering expertise.

With a global customer base supplying companies in construction equipment, aerospace, banking systems, commercial vehicles and many other market sectors.

Widney has built a strong reputation for supplying quality products, as such the company is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 approved and offers both standard and bespoke solutions on a turnkey basis.

As a manufacturing apprentice, you will be trained to undertake a variety of processes including:

  • Cutting
  • CNC Machining
  • Welding
  • Robots
  • Powder Coating
  • Assembly Work

Future Prospects

  • For the right candidate the options are endless with past apprentices moving into production management, design, engineering , purchasing and manufacturing

Reality Check

  • Once on site a full in house training package will be provided covering all aspects of the business

Skills Required

  • Excellent communicator with self drive
  • Must be capable of learning a multitude of skills
  • A practical background is a distinct advantage

Qualities Required

  • Enthusiastic
  • Wlling to learn
  • Not afraid to ask questions

Qualifications Required

  • 3 GCSES at Grade 4/C, equivalent or above with maths and English essential

Training Provided

Advanced Engineering Technician Standard.

This 4 year programme will include:

  • Engineering Basic Skills training
  • Off the job full time at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham
  • NVQ Level 3 in Engineering
  • A Technical Certificate (BTEC Diploma Level 3 in Engineering)
  • In house training in line with your requirements
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