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Engineering Fitter Apprentice Centronic Ltd

Centronic is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of radiation detectors, having been established in 1945. Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £206.25

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    18 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001713016

  • Positions

    1 available

Specialising in the design, manufacture, testing and development of radiation detectors. We offer a unique combination of capabilities and, we believe, the widest variety of
detectors of any manufacturer.

We have an exciting Engineering operative level apprenticeship position within a production department, manufacturing Geiger Muller Detectors.

This role will be predominately based in the electrochemical plating area, which is the first step in the GMD process. The function of this process is to take the raw materials (stainless steel cathode cans) and electrochemically plate the internal surface with chrome.

This is done by:

  •  Loading and unloading jigs and fixtures
  •  Monitoring and adjusting process variables
  •  Visual inspection to ensure quality standards are met
  •  Time management and daily planning to ensure production targets are met

Other processes which may be undertaken include chemical etching (cleaning of components), subassembly of components, operation of vacuum systems (pumping components) and final product testing.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic PC skills
  • Good team working skills

Personal qualities

  •  Approachable manner
  •  Willingness to learn
  •  Good work ethic
  • Good coordination
  • Manual dexterity

Desired qualifications

Math and English GCSEs C/4 or equivalent required

Future prospects

Possibility of full-time employment after successful completion


About the employer

Centronic is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of radiation detectors, having been established in 1945.

Employer

Centronic Ltd

Address

Centronic House

King Henry's Drive

Croydon

CR9 0BG

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Training

Training provider

CROYDON COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Croydon College

Contact

Lashaunda Malcolm 020 8686 5700 apprenticeships@croydon.ac.uk

Engineering Fitter Level 3

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2021