Engineering Apprentice Roscomac Ltd

Great opportunity for 2 Engineering Apprentices to join our team to carry out various mechanical engineering roles to include CNC, milling, lathe work.

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

  • Working week

    Mon-Friday hours by negotiation but are likely to be between 8 - 6pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    22 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    18 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001210420

  • Positions

    2 available

ROSCOMAC is a well-established, high volume, engineering company based in Worthing. We supply complex quality precision engineered components to a variety of industries.  With significant skills gaps across the sector, there are excellent career opportunities for those that learn the role and sector.

We have a great opportunity for 2 Engineering Apprentices to join our team and under the guidance of our experienced operators you will gain the relevant skills to enable you to undertake the following duties:

  • Produce components in accordance with production schedule.
  • Report any know faults, product quality or Health and Safety issues.
  • Be involved in continuous improvement cell reviews weekly.
  • Carry out 6S housekeeping actions.
  • Ensure machines are regularly maintained under a TPM schedule.
  • Clean down work are and machines daily.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manufacture and identify product in accordance with the relevant controlled documentation and drawings.
  • Ensure compliance of components by utilising appropriate calibrated measuring equipment.
  • Identify and report any non-conforming product and perform rework as instructed by appropriate documentation.
  • Ensure all products are handled and stored in accordance with required specifications.
  • To be involved in continuous improvement initiatives which will enhance throughput and deliver the product quality and service levels required to meet our customer’s needs.
  • Ensure compliance with the required Health, Safety and Environmental regulations and supported initiatives to develop HSE best practice.
  • Ensure equipment is maintained in accordance with a TPM schedule and report anyfaults that could impact quality and service levels required to meet our customers’ needs.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Good communication skills, ability to take instruction, willingness to learn and understand all parts of the machining process.

Personal qualities

Can do attitude and ability to take instruction.

Qualifications required

GCSE Grade D or equivalent or above in Maths and English.  An understanding of science and physics, specifically materials would be beneficial.

Future prospects

Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, there is the opportunity to undertake a further apprenticeship. There are excellent career prospects within the organisation.

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

ROSCOMAC is shaped with passion, enthusiasm and dependability. We’ve taken those qualities and turned them into high quality precision engineering, manufacturing an array of components and sub-assemblies that demand the very latest CNC technology.

Employer

Roscomac Ltd

Address

Unit T1-T3

Dominion Way

Worthing

BN14 8NW

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Training provider

The successful candidate will study the Level 2 Engineering Manufacture - Operator and Semi Skilled Framework. This includes Health & Safety, Roles and Responsibilities and a Technical Certificate. Candidates that do not hold GCSE Grade C or equivalent in Maths, English and ICT will be required to sit Functional Skills in these subjects

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider

Greater Brighton Metropolitan

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northbrook College

Contact

Angela Crane 01903 273126 a.crane@nbcol.ac.uk


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Closing date: 22 Aug 2017