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Apprentice Electrical / Electronic Engineer Specialist Anodising Co Ltd

This vacancy is for an Apprentice Electrical / Electronic Engineer based in Burnley. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

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Closing date: 25 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Working week to be confirmed at interview

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Mar 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001773704

  • Positions

    1 available

Electrical engineers typically do the following:

  • Design new ways to use electrical power to develop or improve products
  • Do detailed calculations to develop manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications
  • Direct manufacturing, installing, and testing of electrical equipment to ensure that products meet specifications and codes
  • Investigate complaints from customers or the public, evaluate problems, and recommend solutions
  • Work with project managers on production efforts to ensure that projects are completed satisfactorily, on time, and within budget

Electronics engineers typically do the following:

  • Design electronic components, software, products, or systems for commercial, industrial, medical, military, or scientific applications
  • Analyze customer needs and determine electrical system requirements, capacity, and cost to develop a system plan
  • Develop maintenance and testing procedures for electronic components and equipment
  • Evaluate systems and recommend design modifications or equipment repair
  • Inspect electronic equipment, instruments, and systems to make sure they meet safety standards and applicable regulations
  • Plan and develop applications and modifications for electronic properties used in parts and systems to improve technical performance

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills - both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Must have an interest in Engineering
  • Good timekeeping and attendance

Desired qualifications

Minimum of 5 GCSEs grade 4 or above including English, Maths. Science and Technology is desirable. Other equivalent qualifications are acceptable.

Future prospects

Engineers work in high-tech, dynamic environments using state of the art equipment. They are inventors, designers and problem solvers, people who make a difference to the way we live. As trained professionals, engineers are well paid and highly respected. Many get top jobs and even run their own companies. If you enjoy working as part of a team, like solving problems and have a practical flair, you will find engineering has a lot to offer.

Things to consider

Please do not contact Company direct. PLEASE NOTE, we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.


About the employer

SACO, founded in 1985, are a leading designer and manufacturer of aluminium caps and shrouds for the cosmetic industry. They offer component design, in-house tooling, pressing, assembly and a unique anodising service, which guarantees the highest quality to the customer, as it is a one-company process from design to delivery.

Employer

Specialist Anodising Co Ltd

Address

New Hall Works

Elm Street

Burnley

BB10 1NY

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Training

Training provider

TRAINING 2000 LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd

Contact

Chris Cumpstey 01254 54659 chris.cumpstey@t2000.co.uk

  • Extended Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering NVQ Level 3
  • Diploma in Engineering Level 3
  • Functional Skills in English, Mathematics and ICT at Level 2

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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