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Level 2 Engineering Operative - Mechanical Pathway Starlight Campers Ltd

Working within a busy camper van conversion company learning all aspects of campervan conversions, you will be required to carry out a variety of tasks such as cutting out, light metal and electrical work, loom fitting etc. You will also be required to work with hand tools, CNC, edge bander and grinders.

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Closing date: 19 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £218.62

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:45pm

    Total hours per week: 39.75

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001748908

  • Positions

    1 available

Working within a busy camper van conversion company learning all aspects of campervan conversions, the main tasks you will undertake are as follows:

  • Cutting out
  • Light metals and electronic work 
  • Loom fitting 
  • Wood working of units and fittings 
  • Bolting in of soft furnishings 
  • Body styling 
  • Internal carpeting 
  • General workshop and housekeeping duties 
  • Off-loading of deliveries 

You will also be required to work with the following tools:

  • Hand tools 
  • CNC
  • Edge bander
  • Grinders

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Adhere to Health & Safety
  • Able to work independently and with other team members
  • Adaptable 
  • Time management 
  • Self-motivating 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Punctual 
  • Good social skills 

A full UK driving license is required to attend Telford on a day release basis. 

Personal qualities

  • Competent
  • Committed to work
  • Able to be flexible
  • Enthusiastic 
  • Polite 
  • Genuine interest in renovating camper vans 

Desired qualifications

GCSE grades 9-4/A*-C in maths and English as a minimum (or the equivalent).

Future prospects

  • Progression available to become a fully qualified camper van fitter 
  • Potential long-term progression to shop manager for the right candidate 

About the employer

At Starlight Campers we create bespoke Camper conversions and amazing interior living spaces from vans. We also sell Campervan Parts.

We offer custom built full camper conversions for all types of vans Panel Vans, Split screen, VW T2, T25, T4, T5, T6 and the new T6.1 Transporters, Kombi Conversions and also Citroen, Mercedes, Ford, Mazda and the Nissan Elgrand models. Plus a few others!

We also supply and install Lithium Power Supplies (LPS) making it possible to use all your home appliances and onboard equipment, off-grid, as well as supply other campervan parts too in our VW Camper Shop.

Employer

Starlight Campers Ltd

Address

Hillcrest Business Park Unit 9

Cinder Bank

Dudley

DY2 9AP

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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 07570952071

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

Training will be 1 day per week at the training centre, MCMT, Bridgenorth then relocating to Telford T54.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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