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Apprentice Gauge Refurbishment Technician - Quality Unipres UK Ltd

The purpose of this role will be to refurbish/repair the current production fixtures so that the shipping units can be accurately confirmed to the design standard.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,595.00

  • Working week

    07.45 – 16.30 Monday – Thursday 07.45 – 14.10 Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001756389

  • Positions

    1 available

The purpose of this role will be to refurbish/repair the current production fixtures so that the shipping units can be accurately confirmed to the design standard.  The candidate will be working to schedules using various tools and techniques to complete the job.  During this role, the candidate will also have some exposure in the Metrology Testing Laboratory, this will cover tensile tests, macros and material structure

  • Work to schedules
  • Use Cad to aid repairs
  • Understand Supplementary Drawings/Datum Systems
  • Ucing Customer Data Notes
  • Using Key Feature Diagrams (KFD)/Inspection Reports
  • Using CMM to confirm repairs
  • Be able to use lathes and milling machines
  • Be able to use various hand tools

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Software – Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Positive, professional attitude
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Good Hand Skills

Personal qualities

  • A flexible approach to challenges and changes
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload
  • Must be prepared to work overtime where required

Desired qualifications

5x GCSE including Maths & English at 9-4, A*-C or equivalent

Future prospects

Career Progression within Unipres UK Limited is promoted within the departments, depending on the individual they may progress onto higher level studies and move up the departmental structure (teamleader, supervisor)

Things to consider

Wage Ranges

  • Year 1 £11,595.00 per annum
  • Year 2 £15,072.96 per annum
  • Year 3 £19,710.00 per annum

About the employer

Unipres (UK) Limited are a 1st Tier supplier of steel pressings and sub-assemblies to the automotive industry their main customers are Nissan and Renault.  We currently have approx. 1200 staff and are situated in Sunderland next to the Nissan Plant

Employer

Unipres UK Ltd

Address

Cherry Blossom Way

Sunderland

SR5 3NT

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Training

Training provider

SUNDERLAND COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City of Sunderland College

Level 3 Engineering Technician Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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