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Engineering Apprentice Shearline Precision Engineering Limited

Shearline are proud to be one of the few UK manufacturing companies that can offer a complete service including design for manufacture, prototyping and 1st batch production through to full scale manufacture and world-wide delivery. There is an opportunity for 4 engineering apprentices to join the team.

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Closing date: 07 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £187.50

  • Working week

    Monday-Thursday, between 8:00am - 4:30pm. Friday, 7:30am-1:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    48 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001706371

  • Positions

    4 available

We have an excellent opportunity to join our established and professional organisation.

Main responsibilities:

  • To undertake engineering tasks allocated by departmental Supervisor, which are deemed by them to be within your capabilities
  • To attend West Suffolk College to undertake the Apprenticeship qualifications mandated within the standard

The apprentice will be doing the following:

  • CNC Milling
  • CNC Turning
  • Using CAD/CAM software
  • Making Jigs and fixtures
  • Reading and understanding technical drawings
  • Deburring

Other responsibilities:

  • Ensure all company standards are promoted and maintained
  • Ensure safe working practices at all times
  • Ensure commitment and application of the company Quality, Environmental and HS Policies
  • Help identify any areas for improvement and implement
  • Maintain areas and equipment in accordance with the Kaizen 5S workplace organisation standard
  • Carry out any other duties which may from time to time be reasonably requested to assist in the day to day running of the company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Manual dexterity
  • Able to follow instructions precisely

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Team Player
  • Patient

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade A*-C+ or 9-5 in Maths and English is essential.

Future prospects

There is potential for a full-time, permanent role as a skilled engineer.

Things to consider

You will be learning from skilled engineers. Work can be repetitive. Attention to detail essential so you must be focused.


About the employer

Shearline are proud to be one of the few UK manufacturing companies that can offer a complete service including design for manufacture, prototyping and 1st batch production through to full scale manufacture and world-wide delivery. We are a medium sized company, located in Ely, in the heart of East Anglia. We have achieved the aerospace quality management standard AS 9100 for manufacturing and the ISO 14001:2004 environmental standard.

Employer

Shearline Precision Engineering Limited

Address

Shearline Engineering, Precision House, St. Thomas Place

ELY

CB7 4EX

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Training

Training provider

WEST SUFFOLK COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by West Suffolk College

Contact

Sam Ridgeon sam.ridgeon@wsc.ac.uk

Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Jun 2022