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This is an opportunity to train with experienced engineers with our business. The ideal candidate will be interested in all aspects of CNC machining and manufacture, from old fashioned style toolmaking to conventional CNC.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The main function of the apprenticeship role will be learning to operate and program CNC milling and CNC turning machine centres.

Besides machining activities, you will have the opportunity to learn:

  • Press tools, jigs and fixtures
  • Inspection reports 
  • Material certification 
  • Re-engineering services 
  • Design and manufacture of precision rolling mill parts

Equipment you will be trained on includes:

  • CNC Milling and CNC Turning Machines
  • Manual Milling and Turning Machines
  • Dynamic Balancing machine
  • CMM machines
  • Laser Scanner

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT literate
  • Good GCSE qualification in English and maths

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Dependable and hardworking
  • Genuine interest in engineering as a career

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of GCSEs at grade 5 (or C) or above, in mathematics, English and a science, technology or engineering-related subject
  • Applicants are also required to undertake a series of assessments at the AMRC Training Centre before being offered a place on an apprenticeship

Future prospects

Completion of this apprenticeship is just the start of your career and can open the door to many more opportunities, such as Engineering Management and Project Engineering positions across a range of sectors.

Things to consider

  • During the first year you will be required to attend the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield, full time for an initial block of study
  • One Friday per month you will return to your workplace
  • After the initial  block training you will attend the AMRC Training Centre for 1 day a week to undertake the knowledge study
  • The remaining 4 days will be spent in company learning on the job

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

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About the employer

TTS Precision Engineering Ltd was founded in 2010, Operating from a 12,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Sheffield, United Kingdom. We were primarily founded as a service to the rolling mill industry, however our consistent sustainable growth and investment into advance manufacturing and inspection equipment means that we are now able to offer a broad range of subcontract services including; CNC Milling, CNC Turning, wire eroding, grinding, assembly, design and concept development to a variety of diverse industries including but not limited to, automotive, aerospace, rail, transportation and mills. Combining our in house abilities with our valued select supply chain allows TTS Precision Engineering to act as a true, one-stop-shop.





Otter Street


S9 3WL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Amrc Training Centre


Recruitment Team

  • Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please follow the link to the AMRC Training Centre Website, Complete the expression of interest form. Once this has been received it will be reviewed and you will receive an email response with the next steps of application process.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Jun 2022