Electrical and Mechanical Assembly Apprentice HayssenSandiacre Europe Ltd

This is an amazing opportunity to become part of the electrical and mechanical assembly team at a global manufacturing business based in Beeston.

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Closing date: 31 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 8am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

  1. Using electrical circuit diagrams to carry out;
  • Panel Wiring – including PLC controls, motor controls and general switchgear
  • Electrical wiring and component testing
  • inspecting
  • fault finding

     2. Using mechanical parts drawings and assembly drawings to

  • Building mechanical sub-assemblies
  • Fitting assemblies and parts into machines
  • Inspecting / measuring
  • Fault finding
  • Using Pneumatic circuit diagrams and pneumatic components
  • Carrying out full machine testing
  • Attend college to gain formal training and successfully gain appropriate qualifications.
  • Undertake any other duties appropriate to your skill levels from time to time to meet the needs of the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Have a logical approach to problem solving
  • Be detail orientated
  • Have a practical interest in electro-mechanical engineering

Personal qualities

  • Be able to work as part of team, and independently
  • Be computer literate and proficient in Microsoft word and excel and outlook
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a commitment to serving others
  • Have a flexible approach to work

Qualifications required

GCSE Grade C/4 in English and Maths (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Progression within the business

Things to consider

Travel to work and College

About the employer

Founded in 1885, the company is a global supplier of manufacturing technology and services serving packaging, paper converting, sheeting, corrugating, engineering and IT consulting industries.


HayssenSandiacre Europe Ltd



Lilac Grove



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Training provider

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering
  • NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Manufacturing Enginering
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT (if required)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Services 2000 Ltd


James Lund 01332 296995 james.lund@learningunlimiteduk.com

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017