Apprentice Engineer Lymington Precision Engineers

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    39 hours non term time

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    48 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

An opportunity has arisen for the right candidates to undertake an Engineering Apprenticeship within LPE.

We are looking for bright ,ambitious young people
to train in Engineering and Manufacturing. You will need practical skills and an interest in machining.

Full training will be given on all our production methods as applicable.

Main duties include the operation of CNC Machines producing various components for the wider industry.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

An interest in Engineering practises.

Personal qualities

Honest and Reliable.

Qualifications required

Minimum of three GCSEs, at grade A-C, or equivalent

Future prospects

Advancement and promotion prospects.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Lymington Precision Engineers Co Ltd has been a leading manufacturer of precision machined components, fabrications, assemblies and kit sets for the Oil and Gas, Telecommunications, Aerospace and Defence, Land and Sea Systems, Nuclear and Marine industries for over 30 years. Our continued investment in technology and machinery and close liaison with all our customers, to meet their immediate and diverse requirements, has ensured our success. Our state of the art 122,000 sq ft of manufacturing area is equipped with the latest manufacturing technology. This includes numerous multi axis CNC Machines with turning and milling capability up to 4 meters in length and Flexible Manufacturing Systems capable of working unmanned to produce components to close tolerances 24 hours per day. We pride ourselves on our ability to manufacture extremely complicated components and assemblies utilising state of the art equipment and facilities. Lymington Precision Engineers is a major employer in the New Forest and surrounding areas, employing over 216 members of staff. Our employees are our greatest asset – Their ambition, innovation, experience and skills have been major factors in our success. We continue to train and encourage our workforce and conduct our business in a fair, open and ethical manner. We operate an excellent apprenticeship scheme, providing the engineering industry with young, skilled engineers, helping to promote the industry and encourage engineering in the United Kingdom. Our local community and the environment are important to us and so we remain supportive of our local schools and charities and ensure that we continue to operate in an environmentally.


Lymington Precision Engineers


Marsh Lane


SO41 9EE

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Training provider

Intermediate Apprenticeship:

  • NVQ level 2 diploma in Performing Engineering Operations.
  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bournemouth & Poole College

Other information

4-year apprenticeship, with opportunity to continue education through HNC for candidates meeting our required capabilities and skill set. 

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