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Toolmaking Apprentice Hlp Engineering Solutions Ltd

HLP Engineering specialise in multi-stage progression tools, seeing projects through from drawing to design, prototypes, manufacturing, tool proving and inspection needs. They offer a professional high-quality service which is tailored to their clients individual engineering needs.

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Closing date: 10 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.18 to £347.49

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 08:00 - 16:30, Friday 08:00 - 15:30

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    18 Dec 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001673414

  • Positions

    1 available

The main aspect of the role involves bench skills and techniques, using conventional tools which is a very practical role.

You will develop skills using machinery and a variety of hand tools to assist with the production of precision tools.

You will learn to use:

  • Conventional grinding machine
  • Milling
  • lthes and trained on CNC machinery on both programming and operating using CAD drawings

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Good with converting measurements, imperial measurements are used still in this industry.

Personal qualities

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Natural problem solver with a logical approach
  • Excellent timekeeping and attendance history
  • Engaged and a willingness to learn
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great hand to eye co-ordination
  • Be enthusiastic about the engineering industry

Desired qualifications

You must have grade 8-4/A-C, equivalent or above.

Future prospects

This company is very committed to investing in its future. It firmly believes that Apprenticeships and growing from within the business is the right approach to sustain future growth. The company want to fully invest time and energy into successful candidates and therefore future prospects are very strong.


About the employer

HLP Engineering specialise in multi-stage progression tools, seeing projects through from drawing to design, prototypes, manufacturing, tool proving and inspection needs. They offer a professional high-quality service which is tailored to their clients individual engineering needs. Having a facility to machine a wide range of materials from 2D data and 3D directly from CAD models. A full refurbishment and repair service are also offered.

Employer

Hlp Engineering Solutions Ltd

Address

Unit 6

James Scott Road

Halesowen

B63 2QT

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Training

Training provider

LEMA

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by LEMA

Contact

Elaine Corbett 07875009322 elaine.corbett@lemacademy.co.uk

Level 3 Engineering Technician Standard

As part of your apprenticeship you will be required to attend LEMA Academy for 2 days a week voluntarily to complete a Level 1 in Engineering prior to starting your apprenticeship.

Once you have secured your apprenticeship position you will then be required to attend LEMA Academy for 1 day a week, with regular block weeks for the 42mth programme. During this time, you will complete your Level 3 Apprenticeship in Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering.

You will be fully trained on the job to become a highly skilled precision Engineer.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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