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Engineering apprentice Ashley Chase Estate Ltd

The engineering apprentice will be part of the engineering team which maintains the operational integrity of the site, this includes maintaining packing machines, conveyors, vacuum packers, metal detectors, thermo formers, extruders, bowl choppers and a variety of other equipment found within a manufacturing environment.

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £204.25

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    25 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001729805

  • Positions

    2 available

The engineering apprentice will be part of the engineering team which maintains the operational integrity of the site, this includes maintaining packing machines, conveyors, vacuum packers, metal detectors, thermo formers, extruders, bowl choppers and a variety of other equipment found within a manufacturing environment.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Numerate and literate
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Punctual
  • Hardworking
  • Reliable

 

Personal qualities

  • Calm and considerate
  • Ability to clearly communicate with others
  • Polite
  • Courteous
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

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Future prospects

  • Prospect of progression to a higher level apprenticeship qualification and to progress within the business
  • Prospect of a permanent position for the right candidate on completion of the Apprenticeship

 

Things to consider

  • From 1st April 2021, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £4.30 per hour.  This rises annually as set by government. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of an Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies
  • The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.Working Week: Dates and times to be confirmed at interview
  • Applicants are advised to apply early as we reserve the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applicants have been received
  • NOTE: If your application is successful, you must attend an initial interview with Weymouth College before your details are put forward to this employer. This will be arranged by an invitation from Weymouth College. This is not an interview for the job

About the employer

Cheese manufacturer

Employer

Ashley Chase Estate Ltd

Address

Park Farm

Dorchester

DT2 9AZ

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Training

Training provider

WEYMOUTH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Weymouth College

Contact

Apprenticeships 01305 208709 Apprenticeships@weymouth.ac.uk

Formal training to be provided by Weymouth College with informal, on the job training by Ford Farm.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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