CNC Machinist Apprentice DMR Seals

This role requires a strong passion for working in an industrial environment to manufacture parts using turning, milling and general machining operations. Learning how to produce parts from drawings and use computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery;

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 40 Hours

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Prepare and operate CNC machines to perform tasks such as turning, milling, drilling, grinding and finishing etc.
  • Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc.
  • Prepare and load steel materials onto the machines
  • Prepare a test run to check if the machines produce outputs according to specifications Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly
  • Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality using different inspection methods

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Listerning
  • Team Building Skills
  • Literacy Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • Manual Work Skills

Personal qualities

  • Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment.
  • Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE or equivalent A-C grades including English, Maths and Dual Science

Future prospects

A full time opportunity may be available upon the satisfactory completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Candidates must be able to reach both employer location - Julian Road, Sheffield S9 and Sheffield College Olive Grove Campus S2 2RL

About the employer

DMR Seals


DMR Seals


Unit 24, Julian Road


S9 1FZ

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Training provider

Apprentice Standard -

  • L2 Engineering Technician with end point assessment
  • One day per week in term time at Sheffield College Olive Grove Campus
  • ERR
  • PLTS

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Job Connect on: 0114 2602600

Other information

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

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click the apply now button and this will take you through to the Sheffield college application portal.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Oct 2017