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Apprentice Wiring Harness Technician HCI SYSTEMS LIMITED

Apprentice required to assist with wiring harness systems on various applications including projects with motorsport, automotive and defence.

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Closing date: 20 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

  • Working week

    7.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001746601

  • Positions

    5 available

Apprentice required to assist with harness wiring.  The company designs and manufacture full vehicle electrical wiring systems for all motorport, automotive and defence applications, from complex prototype development to small one-off harnesses, wired enclosures, panels and control systems.

The job role will include:

  • Reading electrical wiring diagrams
  • Using precision hand tools
  • Working to critical low tolerances to construct wiring harnesses
  • Wiring control panels

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No previous experience is required
  • Able to use own imitative
  • Keen eye for detail
  • High level of concentration
  • Good verbal and written communications
  • Able to produce high standards of work

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and conscientious
  • Passion for motorsport
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Eager to learn

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades 9-4 in English and maths, as a minimum 

Future prospects

Potential to progress within production to Qualified Wiring Harness Technician, Senior Wiring Harness Technician then Team Leader. There may be options to move into other departments such as Quality Dept, Design Dept or work on vehicles on and off site, supporting customers.  Opportunities to gain further qualifications IPC620 Standards, Quality accreditations, HNC in Electrical Engineering.  

HCI are a growing company expanding to a new facility towards the end of 2021 aiming to double our current capacity. 

Things to consider

Company has requested applicants are non-smokers.

Please ensure you are able to travel to college, initially based in Bridgnorth, but shortly relocating to Telford T54 Business Park, Nedge Hill, Telford, TF3 3AJ


About the employer

HCI Systems Limited were formed in 2012 and are based in Shropshire, UK.

We provide high quality Electrical Wiring Harness Systems and specialise in the Design and Manufacture solutions for Conventional Combustion Engine, All Electric and Hybrid Vehicles in  Automotive, Motorsport, Defence, and other Industries. 

HCI can also provide very light sealed wiring harness assemblies suitable for UAV's and Drone's.

In 2017 HCI Systems moved to a purposely fitted out facility and from 1st January 2018 will expand again into the unit next door giving room to have cars on site for in house Electric Vehicle Development and fit out and functional testing of standard combustion engined vehicles too.

Employer

HCI SYSTEMS LIMITED

Address

Unit 2 - 3

Audley Avenue Ind. Estate

Newport

TF10 7BX

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Training

Training provider

IN-COMM TRAINING AND BUSINESS SERVICES LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by IN-COMM TRAINING ACADEMY SHROPSHIRE LIMITED

Contact

Leighanne Omisore 07570 952071

This is a 15 month apprenticeship resulting in a Level 2 Engineering Operative qualification. Training will include attending college one day per week for the duration of the apprenticeship - this will be at The Marches Centre of Manufacturing and Technology, in Bridgnorth, but will be relocating in September/October to the new centre in Telford. 

You will work to achieving:

  • Level 2 NVQ in Engineering Operations
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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