Apprentice Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer Utile Engineering Co Ltd

Opportunity for an Apprentice Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer to join a well established employer and learn a wide range of engineering skills.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    07:30am to 16:00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    18 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Initially you will be assisting the more skilled and experienced members of this company's workforce with their every task and activities to ensure you have gained a full understanding of their role.

The main elements of the job will encompass:

  • Learning the setting, programming and operating of machine tools
  • The use of hand tools
  • Fitting, measuring and marking out

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will need to have an aptitude for this type of work
  • Be a quick learner
  • Have attention to detail 
  • Excellent communication skills

Personal qualities

You will need to be:

  • Hard working
  • Conscientious
  • Punctual
  • Honest 
  • Prepared to work hard 

Qualifications required

  • GCSE Grade C and above (or equivalent) Maths, English and Science
  • Ideally candidate will hold a Level 2 PEO or Level 2 VRQ  some basic engineering knowledge and ability would be advantageous

Future prospects

The company is keen to maintain the business strategy for the future of which apprentices are key.

Things to consider

This company wants to invest in you, are you prepared to work hard and progress with the organisation? Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

The Utile Engineering Co. Ltd
Air Compressors, Gas Compressors, Gas Boosters & Vacuum pumps
The Utile Engineering Company manufactures a range of high quality sliding vane, positive displacement gas compressors, air blowers and vacuum pumps as well as centrifugal air and gas boosters/exhausters to meet almost any requirements.

Design, Construction, Maintenance and Installation.
Utile is a traditional British manufacturing company established over 90 years ago, and has built up an enviable reputation for producing quality compressors, boosters, pumps and blowers; not to mentioned an exceptional level of customer service. You can read more about who we are and what we do in the About Utile and Service section.


Utile Engineering Co Ltd


20 New Street




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Training provider

  • You will be working towards an engineering framework consisting of NVQ level 3, Functional skills and Technical Certificate
  • Whilst in the company, you will receive all of the necessary in house training and undertake day release/block release to ensure successful completion of the programme

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nital Training & Development Ltd


Apprenticeship Recuitment 01536 408188

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017